George McCorkendale Auto Service Becomes an Certified Female Friendlyr Service Center in Blue Springs, Missouri

George McCorkendale Auto Service Joins with to Offer Services Designed with Women Consumers in Mind

George McCorkendale Auto Service, of Blue Springs, Missouri, is proud to announce they are ready to address the needs of women consumers, as part of the growing network of Certified Female Friendlyr locations in North America. Team members at George McCorkendale Auto Service have completed a training and certification process to provide a Certified Female Friendlyr experience that exceeds women's expectations.

"We take pride in the fact that our employees are trained to help our female customers become more comfortable and knowledgeable about their vehicle and the repairs performed," stated owner, Cheryl McCorkendale.

Visit the George McCorkendale Auto Service micro-site:
and at 5125 SW US Hwy 40, Blue Springs, Missouri 64015

To become Certified Female Friendlyr, George McCorkendale Auto Service personnel completed an extensive training program on how to best serve women. George McCorkendale Auto Service employees will participate in year-round instruction to enhance their awareness, appreciation, and commitment to a female-friendly service experience. George McCorkendale Auto Service 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. George McCorkendale Auto Service's commitment to women shows that management is serious about earning their business."

In conjunction with, George McCorkendale Auto Service 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 McCorkendale Auto Service
George and Cheryl opened McCorkendale Auto Service in 1997, serving the Blue Springs, Lees Summit, and Independence areas of Missouri. George has been in the auto repair business since 1971, and received the 2002 NAPA / ASE Technician of the Year Award. George has also taught a "Woman On Wheels" instructional class at the local school district.

McCorkendale Auto Service is a member of the Automobile Service Association, providing professional and excellent service in the automotive industry. They are an AAA Total Car Care Facility and NAPA AutoCare Facility with a National "Peace of Mind" Warranty. They employ ASE Master Certified Technicians offering customers the latest in equipment, technology and knowledge. As a Green Star Facility they are also helping the environment minimize the carbon footprint.

McCorkendale Auto Service delivers "Honest and Quality Service with No Surprises!"

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.

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Go here to learn how to become Ask Patty Certified Female Friendlyr.

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