"Bulldog Tire is fortunate to have a very stable sales and management team. Our business has been built on establishing strong relationships and trust with the consumers in our communities. Over the past few years we began to recognize our customer mix changing, and wanted to take steps to best serve the increasing number of female visitors to our stores."
"The AskPatty Certified Female Friendlyr program will enable our organization to address this tremendous growth opportunity in a very professional manner. We're confident the Training Program and the ongoing information provided by AskPatty, will result in our being able to show our female visitors we "will recognize her needs", "work diligently to listen to her", "communicate intelligently with her", "solve any problems to her satisfaction" and "work to build a trusting relationship with her," stated Ronnie Ward, Owner of Bulldog Tire.
Visit the Bulldog Tire micro-site:
Locations at: 4108 N. Elm Street, Covington, 2352 N. Expressway, Griffin, 611 E. Spring Street, Monroe and 3030 HWY 78, Snellville, Georgia
To become AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendlyr, Bulldog Tire personnel completed an extensive training program on how to best serve women. Bulldog Tire employees will participate in year-round instruction to enhance their awareness, appreciation, and commitment to a female-friendly service experience. Bulldog Tire will also benefit from a unique marketing support program designed to reach out and build lasting relationships with women customers.
"Women influence 85 percent of the buying decisions in North American households, effectively becoming the family's chief purchasing officer," says Jody DeVere, CEO of AskPatty.com, Inc." AskPatty trains and certifies automotive businesses on how to communicate more effectively with women and ensure they feel safe, respected and empowered, which creates tremendous customer loyalty. Bulldog Tire's commitment to women shows that management is serious about earning their business."
In conjunction with AskPatty.com, Bulldog Tire has launched a female-focused micro-site that provides the tools and resources most requested by women. The micro-site gives women the ability to schedule service appointments, access coupons and discounts, and learn more about car buying and maintenance online from the comfort of their home or office. The micro-site is easily accessed by searching on AskPatty.com, or by going directly to their site.
About Bulldog Tire
Bulldog Tire was founded by Ronnie Ward in Monroe, Georgia, in 1973. The company has expanded into other metro Atlanta suburban markets in Covington, Griffin and Snellville, Georgia.
Bulldog Tire has been recognized by various organizations for their support and has received awards for the quality of work performed by their well-trained personnel. Recently, the Bulldog Monroe location was selected as the "Best Tire and Automotive Center" in Walton County for 2011.
Tommy Coker in Covington, Anthony Waller in Griffin, Gary Bradley in Monroe and Scott Fannin in Snellville, our partner managers, are on site and able to make on the spot decisions to assure our customers complete satisfaction
The company has focused on being an active supporter of many community activities and projects. Special emphasis has been placed on supporting local school clubs and organizations, as well as community sports recreational programs like football, softball, soccer, and basketball teams.
About AskPatty.com, Inc.
With international headquarters in Thousand Oaks, California, AskPatty.com, Inc. takes a two-pronged approach to revolutionizing the women's automotive retail market: For consumers, the AskPatty.com website, is a safe and reliable source for expert automotive advice and research. For auto dealers, tire dealers, collision centers, auto service and repair centers, the revolutionary AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendlyr program, designed from the ground up, trains and certifies automotive retail and service centers on how to attract, sell, retain and increase loyalty with women customers.
Women can find an Ask Patty Certified Female Friendlyr auto dealer, tire dealer, collision center, auto service and repair centers using the location search at AskPatty.com.
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