Car Care & Repair Becomes an Certified Female Friendlyr Service Center in Sumter, South Carolina 

Car Care & Repair Joins with to Offer Services Designed with the Women Consumer in Mind

Car Care & Repair of Sumter, South Carolina, is proud to announce they are ready to address the needs of women consumers, as part of the growing network of Certified Female Friendlyr Service Centers in North America.  Team members at Car Care & Repair have completed a training and certification process to provide a Certified Female Friendlyr experience that exceeds women's expectations.  
"We are very proud to be partnered with AskPatty and look forward to a long relationship and the nurturing of our business that AskPatty can bring," says David McGinnis, owner of Car Care & Repair. "We have over 3000 customers in our data base with over 68% of them women and we are committed to understanding the needs of our customers and delivering exceptional service and creating a long lasting comfortable relationship."
Visit the Car Care & Repair micro-site here, or visit in person at 3269 Broad Street Ext, Sumter, South Carolina 29150 
To become Certified Female Friendlyr, Car Care & Repair personnel completed an extensive training program on how to best serve women. Car Care & Repair employees will participate in year-round instruction to enhance their awareness, appreciation, and commitment to a female-friendly service experience. Car Care & Repair 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, 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. Car Care & Repair's commitment to women shows that management is serious about earning their business." 
In conjunction with, Car Care & Repair 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, or by going directly to their site.
About Car Care & Repair 
Car Care & Repair has been in business for 14 years and has been very fortunate to survive the ups and downs of the economy. "I owe it all to the great staff I have and a ton of great customers" says David McGinnis, owner of Car Care & Repair. All of the Technicians are ASE certified and receive ongoing training to stay on top of the ever-changing technology. As a Bumper-to-Bumper partner shop, it allows Car Care & Repair to be a one-stop maintenance and repair center, as well as install great parts and offer customers a 12-month/12,000 mile Nation Wide warranty on parts and labor. The shop also offers a 3-year/unlimited miles parts and labor in-house warranty that is 2nd to none in Sumter! Members of the Better Business Bureau, Sumter Chamber of Commerce, and AAA. Car Care & Repair supports many charities throughout the year and is currently accepting shoe donations for the charity Soles4Souls. "We not only fix cars, but we are proud to work with organizations that try to help the less fortunate."
About, Inc. 
With international headquarters in Thousand Oaks, California,, Inc. takes a two-pronged approach to revolutionizing the women's automotive retail market: For consumers, the 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 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
Go here to learn how to become Ask Patty Certified Female Friendlyr. 
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