Southwest Car Wash Association

The Southwest Car Wash Association’s Annual Convention and Car Wash Expo for 2014 takes place in Arlington, TX, running from Sunday, February 23 through Tuesday, February 25. Once again the venue for the show is the Arlington Convention Center, while the Sheraton Arlington Hotel acts as headquarter hotel for the event.

Activities kick off on Sunday with the CEO Forum featuring John Lai, CEO of Mr. Car Wash. His presentation is titled “The Game is Changing.” At the General Session on Monday, February 24, the keynote speaker is Jim Davidson, a businessman and mountain-climbing-expedition leader. He is the author of the national bestselling book The Ledge. His story also airs on the Discovery Channel and Animal Planet.

The convention offers a total of eight-and-a-half hours of exhibit time. The packed educational program includes the ever-popular Idea Exchange Sessions on Monday. On Tuesday, the Car Wash Acadamy presents sessions focused on strategy, operations, and solutions. A bonus this year features educational sessions offered by the International Detailing Association.

For the most up-to-date information, visit or call the Southwest Car Wash Association at (800) 440-0644.