Car Care 101 for the College-bound

Caring for a car properly is equal in importance to safe driving which is why we’ve invited Ginnie Pritchett, from AAA to join us tonight on #CampusChat. Ginnie will be tweeting from @AAAauto and sharing car care tips for teens and college students.

May 1, 2013 #CampusChat | 9PM ET | Guest @AAAauto 

College acceptances are due today and now the college decision has been made, parents and teens will turn their attention to fall and the process of getting moved into the dorm. Eventually, the topic of bringing a car to campus is going to come up.

Caring for a car properly is equal in importance to safe driving which is why we've invited Ginnie Pritchett, from AAA to join us tonight on #CampusChat. Ginnie will be tweeting from @AAAauto and sharing car care tips for teens and college students. 

About Ginnie

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Ginnie Pritchett

Ginnie manages AAA’s automotive media relations and publicity. She works on initiatives such as driver safety, AAA Approved Auto Repair, automotive technology, electric vehicles and automotive mobile products. Ginnie also oversees publicity for the FORD/AAA Student Auto Skills competition, AAA’s annual nationwide competition that highlights the country’s top high school mechanics. Ginnie joined the AAA public relations team at the beginning of 2012, bringing with her 7 years experience working in both the auto racing and hospitality industries. After obtaining her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL, Ginnie started her career working as the marketing & advertising account executive at Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa in Sanibel, Florida. Her most recent position was at NASCAR, where Ginnie supported the media outreach for all three national racing series, planned advance marketing events/ media tours across the country and oversaw at-track media opportunities including post-race victory lane. Ginnie is based in Heathrow, Fla.

About AAA

As North America’s largest motoring and leisure travel organization, AAA provides more than 53 million members with travel, insurance, financial and automotive-related services. Since its founding in 1902, the not-for-profit, fully tax-paying AAA has been a leader and advocate for the safety and security of all travelers. AAA clubs can be visited on the Internet at AAA.com.

Z. Kelly Queijo

Author: Z. Kelly Queijo

Kelly is founder of Smart College Visit and Smart College Consulting. When she's not creating content for the blog or clients, tweeting, or hosting #CampusChat, she's planning her next mobile move.

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