her expert advice as a member of the Ask Patty panel of 50 automotive expert women who hold leadership roles in
the automotive industry. The panel includes a range of women, who hold various roles at automotive-related
companies and cover the gamut on car tips and advice, who are available to help 24/7 with automotive-related
Brocoff has over 16 years of experience as a public relations and marketing professional, including 10 years in the
automotive aftermarket. In her current position with CarMD.com she educates consumers tools and information
available to help drivers make educated decisions about vehicle health and maintenance.
Brocoff is committed to empowering drivers to make smart decisions when it comes to purchasing and maintaining
their cars and trucks, and to make sure drivers know they should not ignore their dashboard warning lights.
Brocoff, who earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from San Diego State University, has appeared on regional
and national TV and radio programs across the U.S, and has published several car care articles. She is also a
proud member of the Car Care Council Women's Board.
"I am very pleased to have been invited to join the Ask Patty Advisory panel," states Brocoff. "Empowering drivers,
women in particular, when it comes to vehicle maintenance and repairs is something that I'm committed to. In
today's economy, it's more important than ever that we make smart decisions related to buying and maintaining our
cars and trucks. I hope that my advice and suggestions will help save other women time and money, and make the
process of owning and caring for their car more pleasant."
In her automotive advisory role, Brocoff will respond to questions from consumer women on automotive related
topics via the website. The Ask Patty interactive advice blog launched May 22, 2006.
"Kristin and the team at CarMD have a wealth of knowledge when it comes to keeping your car healthy," says Jody
DeVere, President of Ask Patty. DeVere continues, "She is a great addition to the Ask Patty Advisory Panel. She is
extremely well versed when it comes to the tools and technology available to empower consumers and DIYers to
better maintain their vehicles, and communicate with their repair facility and dealership of choice."
The Ask Patty.com, Inc. website and blog is a safe place for women to get advice on car buying, maintenance and
other automotive related topics. Women can shop for cars, tires and automotive service at our network of
AskPatty.com, Inc. Certified Female Friendlyr retailers across the U.S.
About CarMD.com Corp.
The mission of Fountain Valley, Calif.-based CarMD.com Corp., is to empower consumers by providing the tools
and information needed to make better-educated decisions about their vehicle's health and maintenance.
Distributed by CarMD.com Corp., CarMD costs $98.99 and is available in the U.S. direct to consumers via two
convenient options: 1) toll-free phone: 888.MyCarMD (888.692.2763), or 2) online at www.CarMD.com. The
product is supported Monday - Saturday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m (PST) by ASE Certified Technicians based in the
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