Independent Tire & Auto is an Certified Female Friendlyr Service Center in North Andover, Massachusetts

Independent Tire & Auto has Renewed its Commitment to Offer Services Designed with Women Consumers in Mind

Independent Tire & Auto, in North Andover, Massachusetts, is pleased to announce they have renewed with Independent Tire & Auto is part of a growing network of Certified Female Friendlyr locations in North America, who have taken significant steps to address the needs of their female customers and provide a Certified Female Friendlyr experience that exceeds women's expectations.

"At Independent Tire, we believe in service before, during, and after the sale. We are one of the only local tire dealers who have always included everything in their tire prices. There are no hidden costs. Customer care and satisfaction is our top priority," said owner, Mary Sullivan

Visit the Independent Tire & Auto micro-site:
and at 20 Old Clark Road, North Andover, Massachusetts 01845

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

In conjunction with, Independent Tire & Auto 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 Independent Tire & Auto
Independent Tire & Auto, Inc is owned and operated by Mary Sullivan, a 30-year veteran of the tire industry. She has built a business on the reputation of honest service and upfront pricing. With every tire purchase they mount, high-speed balance, new conventional valve stem, disposal of old tire, lifetime flat repairs, and lifetime tire rotations (recommended every 5,000) are included.
Mary worked for Schlott Tire in Lawrence for 17 years. They were sold to a chain store and she did not like the changes, so she decided to start her own tire company. Mary Sullivan was received the Woman in Business award by the YWCA. She collects old phones and donates to the YWCA for their domestic violence programs. Independent Tire & Auto also hosts a food drive every fall, in support of the YWCA.
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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