Moms of teens: Blog about teen driver safety

  I've tried twice to start a blog. The second time was actually fairly successful. But then life got in the way, and the blog quickly went on an indefinite hiatus.  I envy any woman who can juggle work, family, friends and maintaining a blog. It's no easy task. So as a fellow blogger, I'm happy to give bloggers who are passionate about keeping teen drivers safe on the road an opportunity to get in front of a whole new audience. I work for Bridgestone Americas, overseeing their teen driver safety efforts....more

Bridgestone Accepting Safety Scholars Student Video Contest Entries

Safety is a strong focus at, and as such, we are always excited to share announcements such as this one. For the third year, students across the country can enter Bridgestone's Safety Scholars video contest for a chance to win a scholarship, see their video on TV and perhaps even save a life - all using just a video camera and their own creative vision. ...more

This is an important contest and I will spread the word to youth media programs and some ...more

Go Green with AskPatty for St. Patrick's Day!

Happy St. Patrick's Day! While many people might celebrate the Irish Saint's special day with a mug full of green beer, at AskPatty, we encourage our readers to go green in a different and more responsible way: By going green and ecofriendly in their car! ...more

Bridgestone Saves Teen Lives with Safety Scholars Video Contest

Each year at the Chicago Auto Show, Bridgestone brings out the winners of its annual Safety Scholars Video contest, to introduce them and share the stories of the safety videos each student has produced. ...more

Who Decided all Super Bowl Ads Must Be Aimed at Men?

As I stated in last week's Super Bowl ad article,  I might not be a huge football fan, but I do love to watch the Super Bowl. Yes, it's a huge testosterone festival. Yes, OBVIOUSLY, men enjoy it, and historically it's been a mainly male event. ...more

Bridgestone's Eco-Friendly Wheels

With environmental issues paramount in the world today, a new lead-free tire feature is cruising into high-gear. ...more

Perfect Holiday Gifts for Teen Drivers

AskPatty Holiday Gift Garage, Part Three:  Wondering what to get the young race fan, driver, or gear-head in your life this holiday season? Our friends at Bridgestone/Firestone have sent us a list of unique gift ideas that will not only put a smile on their faces but with a few of them may even save their lives. We've added to their suggestions with a few more items we've been gathering during the season! ...more