Tommy’s Express Car Wash has announced the appointment of Sean Oatney as vice president of franchise development, effective immediately. Oatney will oversee the franchise sales team, assisting with the expansion of the national franchise into new markets. 

Oatney has been in franchising for almost two decades, most recently serving as executive president of United Franchise Group. He helped lead his last company from five to 10 different brands and oversaw international franchise development in more than 25 countries.

“We realize there is even more opportunity for us to grow even faster as our model continues to prove successful in many markets around the country,” said Alex Lemmen, CEO. “To best manage that growth, we need to continue to expand our internal teams by recruiting experts who will help guide our growth towards a stronger business model.”