BETHESDA, Md. (Oct. 29, 2015) — The Car Care Council (CCC) Women's Board has named Pamela Gatto, president of Gatto's Tires & Auto Service of Melbourne, Fla., as its Female Shop Owner of the Year for 2015.
Ms. Gatto will be presented with the award Nov. 3 at the Women's Board press conference and reception at the Sands Expo Center during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas.
The award is bestowed annually to an auto care shop owner in recognition of her involvement in the industry and commitment to the advancement of women.
“Pamela is an inspiration to me and the many female shop owners across the country,” said Amy Mattinat, president of the CCC's Women's Board and owner of Auto Craftsmen, Montpelier, Vt.
“Not only does she run six locations of Gatto's Tires & Auto Service, but she still finds time to be involved in the tire industry and give back to her community.
“This award is truly a well-deserved tribute to her leadership abilities and commitment to the advancement of women within the auto care and tire industry.”