By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Automotive | Issue: June 2010
Joe Cooper, general manager of Blue Ribbon Chevrolet in Okmulgee, says his door stays open and customers are always welcome to visit him with questions or concerns.
Blue Ribbon Chevrolet in Okmulgee is a dealership that prides itself on offering big-city selection with small-town prices and values. “We are a friendly, local dealership with larger-than-life values,” says General Manager Joe Cooper. “We still believe cars can be sold with integrity – the old-fashioned way, with a handshake and a smile.”
Joe Cooper has been in the automotive industry for 22 years and with General Motors for 16 of those years. “My door is always open to my customers,” he says. “You’re welcome to come right in, sit down and ask any questions you might have.”
At Blue Ribbon Chevrolet, Joe and his team place a strong emphasis on supporting the community. “We are loyal to both our customers and our employees. In fact, many of our employees have been with us since we opened nine years ago.”
Giving customers the best possible service is the staff’s goal at Blue Ribbon Chevrolet, whether you are purchasing and financing a new or pre-owned vehicle, or having your vehicle serviced. “All of our sales people are 100 percent sales certified, and all technicians in the service department are factory trained,” says Joe. “We have a wonderful, caring crew of people.”
Blue Ribbon Chevrolet offers a large selection of new and pre-owned cars, trucks and SUVs, with financing to fit all backgrounds and budgets. “We can tailor your financing to your particular situation, no matter what it is,” says Joe. Their new vehicle inventory of popular Chevy models includes Silverado, Aveo, Camaro, Malibu, Cobalt, Equinox and more. For those interested in a pre-owned vehicle, they offer great deals on a variety of makes and models.
The service department at Blue Ribbon Chevrolet has highly qualified technicians who provide exceptional service in a timely manner. From oil changes to transmission replacements, they are dedicated to maintaining top-tier customer service, for both new and pre-owned car buyers. You can schedule an appointment online at www.blueribbonokmulgee.com.
Many satisfied customers of Blue Ribbon share that this dealership is unlike many of the ones they have visited in the past. George Walters of Morris, OK said, “Not only did we get a great deal, we didn’t have to go through the hassle and high-pressure sales pitches.” J.R. Watkins of Bixby, a long-time customer of Blue Ribbon Chevrolet, agreed: “They’re always friendly and helpful. I get a fair deal and it doesn’t take forever. I like not having to deal with the back-and-forth games that most dealers play.”
Blue Ribbon Chevrolet is located off Highway 75 in Okmulgee. Showroom hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call (918) 756-1582 or visit their website for more information. “We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to the Blue Ribbon family!” says Joe.
Sheryl Sowell was born and raised in Tulsa, OK. She graduated from Will Rogers High School and received her Bachelor of Arts in English from Northeastern State University in 2007. She has worked for Value News as editor, writer and advertising copywriter since 2008. She enjoys meeting and interviewing people for Value News articles, learning about their backgrounds, and helping to promote their businesses and local events. In her free time, she enjoys reading, trying new recipes and crafts from Pinterest, attending concerts and sporting events, and spending time with family and friends. Sheryl lives in Tulsa with her fiancé Paul, their daughter Scarlett, and their two dogs, Gunner and Boo.