AAMCO Announces Veteran Discount of $8,000 on the Purchase of a New
AAMCO supports our veterans with a special program designed to make the transition from
military to business ownership possible. As a result, AAMCO is offer an $8,000 credit towards
the purchase of a new AAMCO franchise.
Horsham, PA (PRWEB) July 6, 2009 -- As the largest group of active duty military personnel in a decade
prepares to enter civilian life, many in the military are searching for a job or business for the next stage in their
AAMCO, a longtime supporter of our armed forces, has taken an aggressive step forward to help those who have
been there to help us; our veterans. Effective immediately, AAMCO will provide an $8,000 credit to any veteran
who purchases a new AAMCO franchise. In addition, as a registered SBA franchise, veterans may qualify for
automatic approval of an SBA loan to help start their business.
According to Mike Sumsky, AAMCO's President, "this $8,000 subsidy is the most generous from any franchisor
that we're aware of". Sumsky continued, "For years it's been clear that veterans make outstanding franchisees. In
fact, some of the most successful operators within the AAMCO system are veterans. It is truly a win-win scenario.
We help our veterans to start their own successful business and in return we get a dedicated, hard working, long
term individual who becomes a successful part of the AAMCO family." Further, "There are many synergies
between the automotive aftermarket, in particular operating an AAMCO center, and the skills and discipline that
veterans often acquired while on active duty. It's a natural fit."
In fact, AAMCO's numerous veteran owners exemplify the concept that owning an AAMCO center can lead to
success for veterans seeking to own and operate a business and not just work for someone else.
Rob Biller (Chesapeake, VA), retired Coast Guard, bought his AAMCO even before he was actually retired. "I
didn't want to work for someone else; I wanted to be my own boss. The s