Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) September 5, 2007 -- WomenCorp launched a new online multimedia magazine for business women on August 14th and one of its featured lifestyle authors is Jody DeVere, President of the Woman's Automotive Association International and founder of AskPatty.com, a website and community dedicated to automotive advice for women.
"Jody is an amazing woman. She is making a tremendous positive impact in the lives of women around the world," said Roxanne Batson, a WomenCorp founder. "Her site, AskPatty.com, helps women to educate themselves before buying vehicles, to learn to maintain those vehicles, and to be confident with their automotive decisions. Statistics show that women influence 80% of all vehicles purchased in the US and that we buy approximately 50% of all new and used cars sold in the US. WomenCorp is thrilled that Jody has joined us as one of our regular authors."
Jody DeVere has more than twenty-five years of achievement as a successful entrepreneur focused on sales and marketing leadership including ten years developing web based business solutions across diverse industries. DeVere is currently the President of the Woman's Automotive Association International , the premier women's organization for women automotive professionals, a member of the Car Care Council Women's Board , a member of the California State Advisory Board for SkillsUSA, Chairperson of the United Spinal Motor Sports Committee, and a member of the SEMA Businesswomen's Networking Association. She has conducted seminars with the Car Care Council Women's Board, BlogHer.org, SEMA, SEMA Business Women's Networking Association, and the Association of Automotive Internet Sales Professionals. Jody has also been an expert guest on many radio shows, including Motor Trend Radio, Car Concerns, Oprah & Friend's Radio Network on XM, Greenstone Media's Radio Ritas, and National Public Radio's "Talk of the Nation" with Marti Barletta.
The AskPatty.com website, blog and Second Life venue are safe places for women to get advice on car purchases, maintenance, and other automotive-related topics. Women can shop for vehicles at the AskPatty.com network of certified female-friendly dealerships across the U.S. AskPatty.com is a 2007 sponsor of the No. 112 AskPatty.com Chevrolet driven by the highest ranked professional female race car driver Deborah Renshaw, who heads up the panel of automotive expert women.
To learn more about WomenCorp and subscribe to the new online magazine for businesswomen, visit http://www.womencorp.org/portal .