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A.V.W. Equipment Co., Inc.
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The Nominating Committee of International Carwash Association is now seeking recommendations for the positions of Operator Director and Vendor Director for a three-year term to begin Jan. 1, 2019.



The Board of Directors is comprised of 16 car wash professionals (view the current list of board members by clicking here). The Board of Directors, which meets regularly throughout the year, sets the strategic direction for International Carwash Association. For more information on the role of a Director, please click here




If you would like to be considered for a position on the Board of Directors, please fill out an application here.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/icw-nwl/articles/index-v2.asp?aid=513732&issueID=57162 to view the full article online.

 
The 29th Northeast Regional Carwash Convention (NRCC), October 1-3, at the Atlantic City Convention Center, will feature motivational speaker Jay Rifenbary as its 2018 Keynote Speaker.

Visit http://www.carwash.org/car-wash-magazine/car-wash-news/news/2018/07/25/nrcc-announces-keynote-speaker-for-october-event to view the full article online.

 
Industry News
Source: Marketplace

In addition to the other import tariffs already rolled out, the Trump administration is also considering whether to impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on imports of cars and auto parts.

Visit https://www.marketplace.org/2018/07/19/economy/why-auto-industry-mostly-opposes-proposed-tariffs to view the full article online.

 
Source: Lexington Herald Leader

Lexington, Ky., is booming with new and soon-to-open car washes that will cater to every need, from extra-strong foam cleaner to passes that allow you to wash your car every day if you like.

Visit https://www.kentucky.com/news/business/article215035710.html to view the full article online.

 
Zep Vehicle Care, Inc.
 
   
Waterway® Carwash, setting the standard in the carwash industry for 40 years, is pleased to announce the first Waterway Express is now opening in the City of St. Louis.

Visit http://www.carwash.org/car-wash-magazine/car-wash-news/news/2018/07/25/waterway-carwash-introduces-first-waterway-express-location to view the full article online.

 
Source: Reflector


Drivers in Greenville, N.C., will soon have a new choice for a complete wash and wax treatment, when construction is completed on a  new Shine Factory Express Car Wash. The business will include a 4,000-square-foot building with a 120-foot tunnel, making it one of the area's premium express car washes. 

Visit http://www.reflector.com/News/2018/07/11/Car-wash-coming-to-Greenville.html to view the full article online.

 
Ascentium Capital , LLC
Warsaw Chemical Company, Inc.
Leadership
 
   
Source: Forbes
Here, an entrepreneur shares his advice for his peers on how best to prepare their business to operate without them and how to actually disconnect from work while on vacation.

Visit https://www.forbes.com/sites/jodigoldstein/2018/07/23/4-ways-entrepreneurs-can-make-the-most-of-their-summer-vacations/#5b3a22c92b38 to view the full article online.

 
Source: Fast Company
Although it’s natural during conflicts to feel you have to prove that you’re right, a surprising thing happens when you take the opposite approach. By finding some common ground as soon as you detect the first signs of tension or conflict, you can start working quickly toward a mutually agreeable solution.

Visit https://www.fastcompany.com/90206297/the-emotionally-intelligent-way-to-resolve-disagreements-faster to view the full article online.

 
Coleman Hanna Carwash Systems LLC
WEG Electric Corp.
Marketing
 
   
Source: Small Business Trends

Building your marketing plan is like putting together the pieces of a puzzle. To help put together those pieces in a way that makes sense, check out these marketing tips from members of the online small business community.

Visit https://smallbiztrends.com/2018/07/10-expert-tips-for-putting-together-your-own-digital-marketing-puzzle.html to view the full article online.

 
Source: Entrepreneur

Once merely a science fiction plot device, virtual reality is now a part of our daily lives. In fact, many top companies are now using virtual reality as part of their content-marketing strategy in order to connect with their target audience in a whole new way.

Visit https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/316817 to view the full article online.

 
Hydra-Flex Inc.
PDQ Manufacturing
Supplier News
 
   
Hydra-Flex, Inc., manufacturer of innovative fluid handling equipment, has been named a top three finalist in two categories in the 2018 Made in Minnesota Manufacturing Awards.

Visit http://www.carwash.org/car-wash-magazine/car-wash-news/news/2018/07/25/supplier-news-hydra-flex-a-finalist-in-two-categories-at-the-minnesota-manufacturing-awards to view the full article online.

 
 
   
DRB Systems, Green, Ohio, is proud to announce that it has been included in Northeast Ohio’s Top 150 Workplaces for a second year in a row. Cleveland’s Plain Dealer newspaper has teamed with Energage (formerly called Workplace Dynamics), an employee research and consulting firm, to determine the area’s best workplaces based solely on employee surveys.

Visit http://www.carwash.org/car-wash-magazine/car-wash-news/news/2018/07/25/supplier-news-drb-systems-named-one-of-northeast-ohio-s-top-150-workplaces-for-the-second-year to view the full article online.

 
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