"What is this 'Search for a Jingle' contest all about anyway? 

I know you all are probably wondering what we are looking for, and are perhaps waiting for a little direction in how to approach this contest.  Anderson Auto Body & Paint has never had a slogan, or a theme song, or anything that is our motto, so to speak.  We want a catchy phrase or a memorable jingle that we can include in our advertisements, be it through television commercials, radio ads, across the front of our t-shirts, on a bumper sticker, on our website, or on a brochure.  We basically want something that reminds you of Anderson's every time you see or hear the slogan; a word or phrase that creates the picture of Anderson Auto Body in your mind automatically.  Much like "the best part of waking up" invokes thoughts of a beautiful morning and a cup of Folgers coffee. 

The slogan or jingle for our shop can be about anything really, perhaps our services, or the feeling you get when you get your car back from the shop and it looks like the accident never happened, or it could be a simple fluctuation in voice when saying or singing our company name.  We are not being particular, and welcome any ideas that are "out of the box" or of the norm.

In thinking of a slogan or a jingle for Anderson's, it may be helpful to get a little background info on our shop, or rather a brief "get to know us" statement.  We have been in business since 1995, and in that time, have gained quite a reputation.  In the Ashland Sneak Preview "Best of's" we were voted "Best Body Shop" because of our consistent quality, outstanding customer service, lifetime warranty on all paint and body work, and our ability to return vehicles to pre-accident condition in a timely manner. 

Our services include auto body repair, collision repair, professional paint services, frame straightening, color matching, a/c repair, and much more.  We work on all makes and models, foreign and domestic.  We work with all insurance companies, and make the repair process as easy as it can get for our customers.  That should be enough background info to get your motors running, but if you are type of person that needs to dive right in, and you would like more details on our ins and outs, check out our website at http://andersonautobody.com.

"How do I submit my idea and become a part of this contest?" 

Our only requirement for our contest is that the entry must be sent in as a video.  You can use your smart phone to make your video, post it to you-tube, and send it in, all within a matter of minutes.  If you do not have a smart phone, or a camera that records video, and you really just don't have the capacity to create a video, let us know.  We want your ideas, so we will try to work something out.  We could either film it for you, of you, or have Dave Anderson, the owner, recorded with saying or singing your idea.  We don't want this to be a painful process, or confusing, or anything like that.  It is supposed to be fun, and it is supposed to be easy.

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So you've gotten to the point of submitting this video you've recorded and perhaps you are now thinking "What are these tags all about?"  I have to admit I was a little confused when our web guy (Levi of SidFilmz, name drop) told me about the criteria for posting the video entries to you-tube.  I didn't understand the need for the specific tags: "trusted auto body and collision repair", "auto body repair", "fix my car" & "just wrecked my car". 

The point of the tags, as he described, is to keep the videos organized and linked together.  We need to be able to find your video, really, so you can win...and the tags ensure that we can do so.  It sounds a little more complicated than it really is, PROMISE!  If you are struggling through, or are having difficulty, or just need some questions answered about how to upload the video, how to create the tags, or how to get your idea posted to you-tube, you can email our web guy, Levi, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

If you've got your idea made into a video, and your video has been posted to you-tube, and you have sent us the link to your video- you are all done with the process.  Now you just have to wait for Sept. 30th to roll around to see if you are the winner of the prize package worth over $500.  The prize package includes gift certificates from local businesses.  This contest is primarily about our shop, about Anderson Auto Body & Paint. But it is also about all of our sponsors, all these local businesses that make our community so special.  The winning video entry will get a mini detail (valued at $150) from Anderson's, two tickets to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, a one hour massage from the Blue Giraffe Day Spa Salon, a round of golf for two (including cart) to Oak Knoll Golf Course, a 12x18 gallery print from Advanced Photo & Imaging, a $30 gift certificate to Inti Restaurant, a $30 gift certificate to Paddington Station, a $25 gift certificate to Morning Glory, a $20 gift certificate to Bloomsbury Books, BOGO pizza from The Grotto, a $15 gift certificate from The Music Coop, and an oil change from Valley View Auto Repair.

To wrap it up, I must be honest.  We have had only one entry thus far, and they technically can't win because it was not a video entry (we are trying to work out the kinks and get a video made).  At this point, any video entry could win...that's pretty good odds.  I guess that's all for now on our contest, we will keep you posted on any new entries or unravelings on our contest!  Thanks.


  Anderson Auto Body & Paint
is on the lookout for a jingle or a slogan,
and we need your help!!

We are asking you to submit a video of your best idea.  It doesn't have to be a polished, final product, or anything real fancy, we are just looking for a good idea.  The videos could be of you singing, dancing, or just talking...whatever floats your boat. 

We will be posting these videos on our website, on our Facebook page, and also on our YouTube page.  The winner of our contest will receive a grab bag of gift certificates from local businesses, including Shakespeare tickets, a gift certificate to Morning Glory, The Music Coop, Paddington Station, Bloomsbury Books, The Grotto, and many more. 

The winner will also receive a mini detail and an oil change from Anderson Auto Body & Paint.  The runner up will receive a free oil change from Anderson's. 

This contest is scheduled to begin August 1, 2012, and conclude on September 21, 2012.  We must receive all entries before September 21st.  Details on the contest are subject to change as the contest unravels further.  We look forward to seeing all of your great ideas.



A mini detail includes exterior wax & wash/tire shine/interior vacuum/dash, doors, window cleaning/leather conditioning.  For more details on our detailing services check out our website at http://andersonautobody.com/services/auto-detailing




Find out more about the Oregon Shakespeare Festival at http://www.osfashland.org/




Ashland's finest full spa & salon, located on Water Street, and online at http://bluegiraffespa.com/




"Great Course, Good times" at Oak Knoll Golf Course in Ashland, located on Hwy. 66, and online at http://www.oakknollgolf.org/




Advanced Photo & Imaging is hands down the best place to get your pictures developed.  The crew is top notch and knows what they are doing.  They are giving away a 12x18 gallery print that is mounted and matted to fit an 18x24 frame.  Stop by and check out "The Wall" which highlights local artists, located at 1678 Ashland St. and online at http://www.apiashland.com/




Inti offers a delicious taste of authentic latin soul with their original menu of spanish infusions.  They use local, organic produce and hormone free meats, and prepare all their food from scratch.  You really can taste the love that goes into the preparation of each meal.  They are located on Talent Ave. in Talent, and online at http://intilatinsoul.com/


Inti Restaurant



Check out "Ashland's Eclectic Emporium" online at http://www.paddingtonstationashland.com/




Voted "Best Breakfast" by the Sneak Preview 15 years in a row!!  This really is one of Ashland's little gems.  Located in Ashland on Siskiyou, and online at http://morninggloryrestaurant.com/Welcome_to_Morning_Glory.html



Find the perfect book while sipping the perfect cup of coffee at Ashland's own Bloomsbury Books.  Check them out online at http://bloomsburyashland.com/


By far the best selection of music in the valley.  Located in downtown Ashland, and online at http://www.musiccooponline.com/


THE GROTTO: Buy One Get One Free (Valued at approx. $20)

A very original pizzeria located in Talent since 1999.  Check their menu out online at http://www.thegrottopizza.com/




Located just off exit 19 in Ashland, and online at http://www.valleyviewautorepair.com/

Keep your furry friends safe through the summers heat. Here is a great article describing in detail the dangers associated with leaving your pup in the car, even if the windows are cracked, even if it's only a few minutes. Here's the link: http://dogs.thefuntimesguide.com/2010/06/dog_hot_car.php

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You can follow this link to "like us" on facebook.  To redeem your free car wash simply stop by our location at 1383 Hwy. 99 North in Ashland, tell any of our staff that you liked us on facebook, they'll check online real quick, and get your car washed for you at absolutely no charge.  If you need any repairs, have little dents or dings, we would be happy to do a quick estimate on the damage while you are waiting.  Thanks for "liking us", we like you too!

You heard it right- we are giving away the new iPAD!!  Get all of the details here.  You have until September 30, 2012 to complete your reviews and be entered into the raffle.  The lucky winner of the new iPAD will be announced on October 5, 2012.  Good luck!!

There is a story about Anderson Auto Body, and more speicifically, about owner, Dave Anderson in the July edition of Locals Guide.  You can see it online at http://ashland.oregon.localsguide.com/ashlands-premier-body-shop-anderson-auto-body-paint.

Another fun commercial from our friend Ross Williams of XRATS Productions

Another fun commercial from our friend Ross Williams of XRATS Productions.

Check out our new commercial, directed by Ross Williams of XRATS Productions.

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Anderson Auto Body & Paint was happy to be featured in the "Business Grapevine" of Ashland's own Sneak Preview. Click on the image for a larger version. 

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Our current advertisement from Ashland's Sneak Preview community newspaper. Family owned and operated for over 27 years and voted "Best Body Shop in Town" in the latest Best of Ashland Reader's Survey. 

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Anderson Auto Body
1383 Hwy 99 N.
Ashland, OR 97520
Ph: (541) 488-3635


Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


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Whether you need a complete paint job or a simple touch-up, our crew at Anderson Auto Body & Paint has you covered.  

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