Southwest Car Wash Expo

The Southwest Car Wash Association, based in Austin, Texas, is gearing up for its annual conference, which this year is being held in Arlington, Texas. You can check out all the details on the association’s website, but we wanted to bring you the main points.

WHEN: Feb. 22-24, 2015

WHERE: ArlingtonĀ Convention Center andĀ Sheraton Hotel, Arlington, Texas

WHAT: According to SCWA President Clayton Clark, “As we bring the carwash community together from around the Southwest, the SCWA 2015 Convention & EXPO will be focused on the challenges and forces impacting business in general and the carwash industry in particular.”

WHO: Some 1,300 people are expected to turn out for the event, including owners, managers and suppliers from across the country and the Southwest. The keynote speech for the convention is Karl Rove, the conservative commentator and former George W. Bush adviser, who plans to speak about the importance of small businesses in the United States.