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ICA INSIDER ICA launches new series of events for car wash professionals BASED ON MEMBER and industry research performed in 2015 to determine ways International Carwash Association can best serve the car wash industry, ICA has launched several new networking, learning and social events for car wash professionals in 2016. The events are part of a new "Events Series" that will complement the world's largest car wash events, The Car Wash Show and Car Wash Show Europe, on an ongoing basis. Four events will debut this year: Splash! 2016 October 25-26, 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada The 'un'-tradeshow for car wash professionals, this event breaks the mold to bring a fresh approach to getting down to business. It's still work; it's just cleverly disguised as your kind of party! Product demonstrations, workshops, raffles, supplier displays and plenty of food and beverages highlight this 24-hour car wash festival at the Mirage Hotel. Sporting Retreat November 14-16, 2016, Camilla, Georgia You don't need to be at a car wash to network with and learn from other operators, so join us on an outdoor excursion to one of the country's top upland bird hunting lodges. Enjoy the opportunity to get away, while also building your network and creating new friendships. Space is limited. Details about a fifth new event, the Car Wash Excellence Summit, will be announced later in 2016. "One of the best ways that ICA can help car wash operators succeed is by building and cultivating a community of people who are interesting in learning and sharing," said ICA CEO Eric Wulf. "The Events Series is a new way for car wash professionals to gain ideas, build friendships - and have fun along the way." Find more information on Management Seminar August 20-28, 2016, Europe ICA is bringing back one of its most popular offerings: a tour of car washes and historical sights in Europe. In 2016, ICA will offer a package tour of Germany, France and Switzerland that is perfect for owners and spouses. Space is limited. Supplier Summit November 2016, Chicago, Illinois Join car wash supplier company leaders and executives for this unique opportunity to network, learn from others about the status of the car wash industry and hear about trends that will impact your business. SPRING 2016 | CAR WASH MAGAZINE | WWW.CARWASH.ORG 105 http://WWW.CARWASH.ORG

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Car Wash - Spring 2016

Letter from the ICA
Meet the Board
By the Numbers
Overheard Online
Keeping it Clean
When in drought
Reducing your environmental footprint
Continental divide
Will sympathetic pricing draw customers?
Women in Car Wash
Make money, work with friends
Should the customer have a say in employee pay?
International Profile
Women in Car Wash
Hear and be heard
OSHA update
ICA Annual Report
Creating exceptional managers
When professional contacts get personal
Ten tips for transforming your teams
Becoming an employer of choice
Show me the money
ICA launches new series of events for car wash professionals
CAR WASH Magazine wins award
Take a Tour
Wash Ideas
Focus on a Member
Blast from the Past
Marketing Minute
Download It!
Ask Champ
Top Tweets
Safety Tip
Mea Culpa
Advertiser Index
5 Things

Car Wash - Spring 2016