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  • Shelby Clark is Our Valued Vanguard Customer for May

    Monday 08 May 2017

    Shelby Clark is Our Valued Vanguard Customer for May When it comes to this month's Valued Vanguard Customer, it's surely a family affair, because our selection this month is Shelby Clark, Bonnie's daughter. If you ever have been to the shop when Shelby is there, you will remember her wonderful smile and can-do attitude. She worked here at Vanguard for several years and will even step in when needed, but Shelby has also been a Vanguard customer for many years as well. As a result, sh... read more

  • Vanguard Valued Customer for March

    Monday 27 March 2017

    Our Vanguard Valued Customer for March is Stewart Summers of SKS Architects Our Vanguard Valued Customer for March is Stewart K. Summers, an architect and the owner of SKS Architects, located in Marin County, California. Married to a dentist and with three children (two girls, one boy), Stewart brings his 2004 Acura NDX and a 2004 Toyota minivan to Bonnie Estes and her crew at Vanguard Automotive Repair in San Rafael, CA because he values the shop's honest and fair approac... read more

  • Kelley Gelini Relies on Vanguard to Keep Her Family's "Mini Fleet" On the Road

    Wednesday 18 January 2017

    As a lawyer with her own practice, a husband, five children and a rambunctious Yellow Lab named "Zoppy", Kelley Gelini's life in Marin is fast and furious. By taking her family's three vehicles to Vanguard Automotive Repair in San Rafael, CA for repairs and ongoing maintenance, Kelley is able to keep her mini-fleet on the road and running reliably. With one VW Passat, one Honda Accord and a Ford Focus logging serious miles every year, the Gelinis need a reliable shop that they... read more

  • Our Vanguard Valued Customer for December is Guess Who?

    Tuesday 13 December 2016

    He's 200 years old and he travels mostly on a sled, but he also owns a few cars for when motoring after the holidays. He loves Marin and is here all the time when he isn't at the North Pole and he always wears red. That's right-- Our Vanguard Valued Customer for December is (sit down) Santa Claus! The old jolly man with a tummy of jelly comes through our shop with those infectious ho ho ho's maybe 2-3 times annually to get his scheduled maintenance. He drives a VW, a Mazda and a... read more

  • Our Valued Vanguard Customer of the Month is Mark Machado, Realtor Extraordinaire

    Thursday 10 November 2016

    He’s known as “Your Eyes in Real Estate” and his name is Mark Machado. For buyers and sellers, this means that he will do whatever it takes to reach his clients’ real estate goals and by doing exactly that, he is considered to be one of the top producing real estate agents in Marin County. He has be chosen as this month’s Valued Vanguard Customer of the Month for November. How does Machado achieve success for his clients? By implementing a wide range of creative and innovative te... read more