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Use: Media professionals looking to diversify their automotive readership with women authors who provide their views on a wide variety of topics.
What it is: Courtney Hansen, America’s favorite Garage Girl and the former host of The Learning Channel’s Overhaulin’ auto makeover show, a new-book author and the host of Spike TV’s weekend “Power Block,” has teamed up with Wheelbase Communications for this exclusive column. If you’re looking to build more regular readership and to bring more women into the pages of your print publication and Web pages with the help of a friendly and outgoing automotive celebrity, this bi-weekly column that alternates with our own Rhonda Wheeler is a must.
- About 800-900 words; Word text file plus high-resolution art files for print and Web use.
- Mac and PC layout with accompanying text and art files for maximum work flexibility.
- High-resolution artwork suitable for print.
- Coming soon! Multi-platform page layout that opens with either Quark Xpress or Adobe Indesign.
Why do I need an advanced-mathematics degree to use a coin-operated parking lot? It seems like every other lot or meter can be paid with an app on my phone, but not this one. Nope, the one I normally use will only accept one specific combination of nickels dimes and quarters. A combination so complex, it qualifies as a state secret. I can’t even tell you what it is, although I can tell you it’s definitely more complicated than the lot down the block, where the God of Parking will only accept his $4-per-day-maximum-sacrificial offering in the form of quarters. Sixteen of them.