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AskPatty in the News, September 2009

Published Oct 1st 2009, 4:00am by Jody DeVere in Articles Pressroom

September 16, 2009 in " Graduates Five More Dealers"
Five more tire dealers have completed training and have been certified as "Female Friendly" tire retailers under the for Tire Dealers program.

A joint venture effort between and Tire Review, the for Tire Dealers Program helps tire retailers and their staffs to improve their marketing and sales skills and become "Certified Female Friendly" through a high-level, market-specific training program. In addition, the for Tire Dealers Program assists dealers in reaching and building lasting relationships with women tire and vehicle service customers through a unique marketing support program.

Recently certified were Express Auto Service in Fredericksburg, Va., American Tire Warehouse in Fairbanks, Alaska, John's Place/Duxler of Glenview in Glenview, Ill., Discount Mike's Tire and Automotive in Broken Arrow, Okla., and Donovan's Auto & Tire Service in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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September 17, 2009
Certified Female Friendly Community Tire in "Community Tire Credits for Store's New Look"
Today's grand re-opening of Community Tire & Auto's Phoenix location has been highly touted throughout the local market. According to Pat Fleischmann, wife of co-owner Howard Fleischmann, the store's rework was highly driven by Community Tire's involvement in the for Tire Dealers and certification as a "Female Friendly Tire Retailer."
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September 18, 2009 at A Brighter Tomorrow: "Real Women Pump Their Own Gas"
I don't know about you, but with the fluctuating price of gas these days, I'm not inspired to pay from 25 cents to 50 cents extra per gallon to have somebody else pump my gas. Nor do I want to touch a dirty pump nozzle that's been handled by thousands of other germy people before me.
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