Autosys, Inc. Becomes Redmond's First AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) Service Center
Autosys, Inc. Has Joined with AskPatty.com to Provide New Services Designed with the Women Consumer in Mind
01.05.2010 - Autosys, Inc. is pleased to announce they have completed AskPatty.com's Certified Female Friendly(R) training and is now Redmond, WA's first Certified Female Friendly(R) service center. To achieve certified status, their personnel completed online training on how to better meet the expectations of the woman consumer.
"Up until now, like many automotive businesses, we thought the obvious goal was to ensure that women were treated the same as men. Through the AskPatty program, we've learned that treating women the same as men does not necessarily yield the ideal experience for women. This may not sound profound, but with an increased awareness of what elements women seek in a positive automotive servicing experience, our service centers are better prepared to meet and exceed the expectations of our female customers" stated Gary Baermann of Autosys, Inc.
An AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) Service Center creates an inviting and comfortable environment where women feel welcome. They guarantee that the experience of repairing and maintaining a vehicle will be a pleasant one. AskPatty trained and certified associates are held to a high level of customer satisfaction with women consumers.
Along with the certification Autosys, Inc. has enhanced its website to cater more to women, thereby reinforcing their commitment to the AskPatty.com Program. This latest design integrates seamlessly to effectively deliver online information and services to female consumers. The new website can easily be found and accessed utilizing the AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) web icon on the existing Autosys, Inc. website. Autosys, Inc.'s Female Friendly site is an extension of the main site, with many of the same features simply presented in a more appealing and inviting format for the female audience.
"Women are not the same as men, and they do not base their consumer decisions in the same way as men. Business Week reports that women make over 80 percent of the buying decisions in U.S. households today. In effect, they have become nearly every family's chief purchasing officer," says Jody DeVere, President and CEO of AskPatty.com "Businesses that do not change their approach to communicate more effectively with women will get left behind and leave themselves open to being over-taken by their competitors."
The new AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) virtual interactive training design and functionality are another industry first from AskPatty.com, the company, which initially developed the most comprehensive solution available to automobile dealers and service centers for engaging, selling, servicing, and retaining women customers. The AskPatty.com websites are the first designed specifically for women and provide the tools and resources most requested by women.
About Autosys, Inc. Autosys combines skill with integrity resulting in superior quality auto repair and service. As a family-owned & operated business, the goal at Autosys is to talk one-on-one with customers and listen to all their repair needs. Everyone is equally important and cared for at Autosys! Autosys is a proud member of the BBB, Redmond and Sammamish Chamber of Commerce, ASA, and are King County Enviro Star Certified.
Since 1989, Autosys has serviced all makes and models with ASE Certified Technicians, so customers can be sure that their vehicle will be fixed fast, the first time, and Autosys backs it with a 2 year/24,000 mile warranty. Plus, they specialize in helping customers get more miles for their dollars!
Autosys is a highly qualified AAA Approved Repair Facility and supports their commitment to the highest standards in customer service and satisfaction. A FREE one-day rental car is available on any major repair and a FREE vehicle safety inspection is offered on every visit. Autosys is open Monday - Friday, 8am to 6pm, and on Saturday 8am - 4:30pm.
About AskPatty.com, Inc The AskPatty.com, Inc. website and blog is a safe place for women to get advice on car buying, maintenance and other automotive related topics. Women can shop for vehicles and services at our network of AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) retailers across the U.S.
AskPatty.com is a member and 2009 corporate sponsor of the Women's Automotive Association International based in Detroit, MI, Board member of the UnitedSpinal.org, Member of the California SkillsUSA.org board, on the Women's Board of the Car Care Council, a SEMA member and a member of the SEMA Business Women's Networking Group.
AskPatty.com is partnered with Tire Review Magazine, Parenthood.com, INSweb.com, LightSpeedVT.com, CareerBuilder.com, AutoTrader.com, NIADA, DriverTV.com, MyCarPage.com, MyAutoLoan, Aware and BlogHer.com.
AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) Program: Properly armed with the right tools and training, automotive retailers and service centers can increase their share of the largest and fastest growing demographic of new vehicle buyers in the US -- Women. The AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) program was designed specifically for automotive retailers, tire dealers and service centers to attract, sell, retain and increase loyalty with women.
What Is An AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) Retailer? An AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly(R) retailer creates a safe and comfortable environment where women feel welcome and make the experience of purchasing and maintaining her vehicle a pleasant one. Ask Patty trained and certified retailers are held to a high level of customer satisfaction for women consumers.