Friday, May 4 "AskPatty.com taps Chumney for reaching women car buyers"
AskPatty.com Inc., an automotive site targeting women, picked Chumney & Associates Inc., West Palm Beach, FL, as its agency of record. A specialist in auto advertising, Chumney is tasked with helping the Ask Patty Certified Female Friendly dealers reach women car buyers. Billings were not disclosed.
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"NBC Today Show TODAY - The Dangers of Blind Zones Behind Vehicles"
Tune in this morning, Friday, May 4, at 8:15am to NBC s The TODAY Show for an excellent segment about the dangers of blind zones behind vehicles. The information they are airing will inform millions of viewers about the dangers we all face when backing our vehicles and will show solutions so we do not have to continue to back up blind.
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"Kumho Aroma Tires Smell Like Roses... Well, Actually Lavender"
Okay, Ask Patty has found some pretty bizarre items out there in the car world, but this one takes the cake... um, er, the lavender. KUMHO Tire USA, announces the introduction of the world's first fragrance automotive tire, the ECSTA DX. The project is the "fruition" of more than a year's worth of research and development to deliver an alluring aroma tire that replaces the normal "black rubber" smell with heat-resistant oils in the scent of lavender, and in later versions, neroli (orange) or jasmine. Visitors to www.kumhotireusa.com can find the nearest dealer.
Read the complete news item at TheKSWBChannel.com
Thursday, May 3 "It Never Rains in California But You Still Need to Replace Your Wiper Blades!"
It's time for another Breanne post. No really. Y'all missed me terribly. I get it, now stop sending me eHallmark cards and boxes of chocolates as bribes to write more glorious posts! (Okay, amend that. Chocolates are still very much accepted and needed.)
Read Breanne's complete blog post at koat.com
"I joined the 'I drive Greener' Club for a week!"
I covered quite a bit of ground this past week during my test drive of the Saturn Vue Green Line 2.4L 4cyl gas/electric hybrid, complements of GM's Saturn division!
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"Ask Patty Launches Automotive Advice for Women in Second Life"
Ask Patty has launched a Second Life venue on Pontiac's Motorati Island. Ask Patty's new venue is a safe place in Second Life for women to go to ask advice about car buying, selling, service, car care and repair. In the Ask Patty "Female Friendly" venue you can sit down and grab a cup of espresso and treat yourself to warm, freshly baked cookies, while watching Patty on our flat panel TV.
Read the complete news article at autophat.blogspot.com
"Motorati Island: Shopping on Second Life"
Can't pass up this news from one of my bbb's Jody DeVere at Ask Patty... I am NOT going to explain what Second Life is. You all know what it is... I am NOT going to explain what Second Life is. You all know what it is... Well, okay, here's a little explanation taken from the press release,"Like the real world, Second Life has an economy that's created by its users and based on Linden dollars. The content you create is your property and you're free to sell it to others. Millions of Linden dollars trade hands every month and they can all be exchanged for real money. The world is filled with creations both large and small, built by users just like you."
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"American Idol Top 6 Ford Edge Video"
Besides acting like circus perfomers, the Top 6 prove they know how to "Paint it Black" in this week's video featuring the top six contestants and the Ford Edge. Watch the Top 6 video at www.americanidol.com/videos/
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Wednesday, May 2 "Sidework"
I just want to direct you to my article at AskPatty.com. Not only does the site offer certified and recommended dealerships to women nationwide, it's a great clearinghouse of information and opportunity for women car owners to ask questions about their hoopty without getting any attitude in return.
Read the complete blog at TroubleOnWheels.blogspot.com
"Marketing2Women Chicago 2007"
by Kevin Burke of Lucid Marketing The PME team that runs the Marketing-to-Women M2W in Chicago Conference have gotten very good at conducting these conferences. Pace, food, giveaways, networking, attendees, and speakers were all top-notch.
Read the complete news article at SignsOnSanDiego.com
"Anne Asensio Leaves GM"
Anne Asensio, who was General Motors' executive director of advanced design, has resigned her position and plans to return to Europe. The former Renault designer joined GM in 2000. Mike Albano, a GM spokesman, said Asensio, 44, resigned from GM "on her own accord."
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"Ask Patty Second Life Launch Party May 11, 2007"
Join us May 11th 4 - 7pm PST for our official launch party in SecondLife.com here: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Ride/20/204/29 Ask Patty has launched a Second Life venue on Pontiac's Motorati Island. Ask Patty's new venue is a safe place in Second Life for women to go to ask advice about car buying, selling, service, car care and repair. In the Ask Patty "Female Friendly" venue you can sit down and grab a cup of espresso and treat yourself to warm, freshly baked cookies, while watching Patty on our flat panel TV.
Read the complete news article at wsbtb.com
"Second Life Indagatrix: Ask Patty"
Ask Patty is launching a Second Life venue on Pontiac's Motorati Island. You say you've never heard of AskPatty.com? Well then, shame on you. Go read the Press Release for the requisite details then you *must* go see this build. If you want to join the festivities, the grand opening is May 11th from 4-9PM SLT and if I didn't have a live music gig, I'd definitely be there.
Read the complete blog post at PhasingGrace.blogspot.com
Tuesday, May 1 "Ask Patty Blog Carnival Week Around the Auto World: May 1st"
Welcome back once again to the Ask Patty blog carnival. Can you believe it's May already? Man, I feel like we were just doing the holiday gift garage posts and here we are, already past Easter and rounding the corner into summer vacation!
Read the blog carnival at wftv.com
"Chevy-Powered 'Rev it Up 2007' Descends on Six Cities"
Chevrolet has announced "Rev It Up 2007: Where Drivers Come To Play" (www.revitup.com), a day of competition and fun geared to automotive enthusiasts. Competitors pay just $25, and their friends and spectators can experience the six-city celebration of car culture for free. Here's your chance to set your inner girl racer free and compete for the title of "Rev It Up National Champion" and win a 2007 Chevrolet Corvette!
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"For Woman By Women"
Well, this is another Gimmick from me to let you get to read this Review. It's about cars and It's about women and the Lemons of Life. Cars are a funny bunch. At times, they are great, at times, they cause so much pain and misery to everyone,especially women. Now at Ask Patty, they have a new module called "Park Your Car on MyCarPage - It's free" which is a direct sales help portal for every women. Men, unfortunately are not allowed in.
Read the complete blog post at melayu.eu
"AskPatty in Second Life"
Have you guys heard about Ask Patty? Ask Patty is launching a second life on Pontiac Motorati Island. She is the friendly dealers and dream car search tool. Ask Patty is officially active in Second Life and have a full-fledged shop/store/lounge built on Pontiac's Motorati Island.
Read the blog at www.freewebs.com/lanceandnita
"Park your Car for Women"
Ladies a place to learn all about cars. AskPatty.com has partnered with MyCarPage to launch a new service that enables women consumers to "park" their personal vehicles within the website. The MyCarPage service is a personalized webpage offering unique benefits that make women's automotive experience more economical, and convenient. Free to any car, truck or SUV owner who visits AskPatty.com, MyCarPage takes only a few seconds to register. I kinda wish they had this for guys too.
Read the complete blog post at SemCents.com
Monday, April 30 "Fox Puts Drive Into The Garage"
Sadly, Fox Television has parked its cross-country driving drama after just two weeks on the air. "Drive" is (was?) an action-fueled drama following a group of Americans competing for their lives (or the lives of their loved ones) in an underground cross-country road race.
Read the complete news article at Channel3000.com
"Female Friendly Car Dealers"
When car shopping, if you're a woman, did a salesman ever talk down to you, or tell you to run it by your husband? It can be downright degrading. ody deVere of the women's car buying website AskPatty.com says: "Women represent more than 50% of all new car buyers in the us. Women also influence 85% of all automotive purchases."
Read the complete news article at wcpo.com
Sunday, April 29 "AskPatty.com" at Bleargh.net
Have problems with your car? Want to know the best resale value of your car? Need to know when is the best time to service your car? Looking for a dream car? Looking for fellow women drivers? Want to know the latest in the automotive world? Look no further. Go straight on the AskPatty.com for loads of automotive advice. You can read about the latest automotive news, or compare cars to find out which car is suitable for you. No matter you are a soccer mom or a housewife, if you need to buy a car or learn how to maintain a car, AskPatty.com provides everything you need....
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