About Us / The Principals

Architectural Products is owned by Construction Business Media, LLC, an independent media company based in the Chicago area. Gary Redmond and Tim Shea, the owners and operators of Construction Business Media, LLC have a full career of combined publishing experience with extensive work in the constuction and design market for such companies as Penton Media, Hanley-Wood Publishing, and McGraw-Hill Construction on such titles and properties as Progressive Architecture, Architectural Record, Builder, Remodeling, Custom Home, Building Products, Residential Architect, Engineering News Record, Sweet's and F.W. Dodge.


Gary Redmond

Managing Partner, Director Publishing Operations

Tim Shea

Managing Partner, Director Business Development

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Dave Pape

Vice President, Director Art & Production

Dave Pape, Director, Art + Production, leads our Art and Production departments after joining Construction Business Media in 2004. He brings 25 years of editorial design experience and his work has been recognized by Print Magazine, The Society of Typographic Arts, The Chicago Design Archive, Folio, and the ASBPE.

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Jim Crockett

Editorial Director

Editorial director Jim Crockett has been covering the A/E/C world in one form or another for more than 25 years. Leading the editorial team at Construction Business Media since 2007 he helped launch both Architectural SSL and Net Zero Buildings magazines. He was formerly chief editor of Consulting Specifying Engineer magazine, associate editor at Design-Build magazine and managing editor at Dodge Construction News Chicago.