Conventions - August 2002

Western Carwash Association
2002 Convention and Trade Show

The Western Carwash Association is presenting its 21st Annual Convention and Trade Show at the Las Vegas Hilton. The event takes place from Monday, September 9, through Wednesday, September 11, 2002.

Each of the three convention days is packed with educational opportunities. This year, for the first time, the organizers have included exhibiting hours (from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.) on the opening day of the convention. In all, the trade show allows visitors 14 hours of viewing time in the exhibit hall.

For more information, visit www.wcwa.org or call the Western Carwash Association at (800) 344-9274.

Schedule of Events*

Monday, September 9

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Full-Service Educational Program

• Everything You Wanted to Know about Flex Serve
• Exterior Wash: Alternative to Full Serve
• Labor Laws/Workers Compensation
• Marketing and Promotion
• Idea Exchange

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Self-Service Educational Program

• Investment
• Maintenance Bootcamp: Changers, Vacuums, Pumps
• Safety Tips to Minimize Risk
• Tri-Color Foam
• Charity Car Washing
• Security Locks
• Idea Exchange

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Trade Show Open

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception - Trade Show Floor

Tuesday, September 10

7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast Business Session

• Welcome - Mike Genewick, President
• Election of Board of Directors
• WCA Awards Presentations
• ICA Update

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Trade Publications Discuss Industry Trends

11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Trade Show Open

12 noon - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch - Trade Show Floor

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Reception with entertainment and door prizes

Wednesday, September 11

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Keynote Address

• Speaker: Lt. Col. Richard McStadden, Wing Commander US Air Force - Thunderbirds

10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Trade Show Open

12 noon - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch - Trade Show Floor


Exhibitors*

3D International, LLC 101
A-OK Equipment & Supply Company, Inc. 331
A.V.W. Equipment Co., Inc. 401
Advanced Geoenvironmental, Inc. 512
Airspin Sign Co. 653
Alfakleen Chemical Labs 223
Alfred Karcher GMBH & Co. 511
American Changer Corp. 745
American Inflatables, Inc. 100
Aqua-Air Wet/Dry Built-In Detailing System 400
Arimitsu of North America, Inc. 211
Armor All Professional 549
Astromatic, Inc. 158
Autec Car Wash Systems 623
Auto Edge Distribution 302
Auto Elegance (Div. of Car Brite) 611
Auto Vac 505
Belanger, Inc. 311
Best Supreme 326
Bestway Laundry Solutions 161
Blendco Systems, LLC 719
Cali-West Car Wash Systems 627
Capital Lending 448
Car Wash/Oil Lube Consultants 128
Carolina Pride 213
Castrol Consumer North America 300
Cat Pumps Corp 553
Charles E. Thomas Company 350
Chemco, LLC 354
Cleaning Systems, Inc. 633
Components for Automation/GC Valves 353
Compuwash Systems, Inc. 148
Con-Serv Water Recovery Systems 411
Continental Girbau, Inc./Commercial
Laundry Equipment 723
Craftmark Graphics 206
Cul-Mac Industries, Inc. 731
D & S Manufacturing Co., Inc. 645
Detail Plus Car Appearance Systems, Inc. 219
Diamond Shine, Inc. 160
Dilling Harris, Inc. 629
Dixmor Enterprises 741
Dosatron International 356
Doyle Vacuum Products 261
DRB Systems, Inc. 104
Dultmeier Sales 548
E*Trade Financial 510
E-Wash 649
Ecolab Vehicle Care Division 115
Econocraft Worldwide Manufacturing, Inc. 333
Equilon Lubricants 113
Erie Brush & Manufacturing 415
Exacta, USA 361
Extrutech Plastics, Inc. 508
Fawn Vendors 753
Flojet Corporation 661
General Pump, Inc. 461
Gin San Industries, Inc. 449
Golden Apple Corporation 324
Halo Auto Wash 155
Hamilton Manufacturing Corporation 323
Hanna Car Wash Systems
International, LLC 129
Huron Valley Sales, Inc. 227
Hydro Engineering, Inc. 554
Hydro Spray Carwash Equipment 305
I.D.X., Inc. 760
Imagine Software Solutions 734
Impulse Merchandisers 208
Industrial Vacuum Systems, Inc. 601
Innovative Control Systems, Inc. 545
Integrated Services, Inc. 207
Iowa Changers, Inc. 407
J-KO Company 459
J.C. Chemtech Systems, Inc. 308
Jim Coleman Company, Inc. 637
Kaady Chemical Corp. 314
Kirikian Industries, LLC 328
Kleen-Rite Corporation 204
Lubrication System Design 111
Lynde-Ordway Company, Inc. 309
MacNeil Wash Systems Ltd. 355
Mark VII Equipment, Inc. 345
Monorail, Inc. 456
Mosmatic Corp. 737
N/S Corporation 231
National Pride Equipment 501
Oasis Carwash Systems, Inc. 215
Power, Inc. 254
PDQ Manufacturing 445
Peco Corporation 145
Pinnacle Solutions 450
Pro Equipment Co., Inc. 453
Protective Coatings Technology 306
Proto-Vest, Inc. 132
Q.B. Enterprises, Inc. 251
Ra-Lock Company 107
Recycled Paper Greetings 614
Rowe International, Inc. 146
Rug Beater by Dralco, Inc. 205
Ryko Manufacturing Company 615
S & S Car Care, Inc. 108
S3 Technologies 406
Scotch Plaid, Inc. 739
Secure Coin 747
Shurvend Vendors 561
Signtronix 727
Simoniz USA, Inc. 349
Sonny's Enterprises, Inc. 245
Specialty Equipment Co., Inc. 157
Spy-Tech Surveillance, Inc. 209
Standard Change Makers, Inc. 225
State Compensation Insurance Fund 515
Steam-USA A Company of Heperkins
& Associates, Inc. 732
Stone Soap Company 358
Sunrise Greetings 136
Superior Auto Extras 422
Superior Car Wash Systems, Inc. 517
Tapeswitch 600
Technical Supplies Corporation 256
Turtle Wax Industrial, Inc. 409
U.S. Para Plate Corp. 557
United Electronics 301
Universal Brush Mfg. Co. 201
Vac-It-Up by Car-Nation, Inc. 711
Verwater Environmental 404
Wanner Engineering 109
Warner Chemical Mfg. Co. 312
Warsaw Chemical Co., Inc. 257
Wash Card Systems 116
Water Perfect Reclaim Systems 648
WICOR Industries, Inc.,
Car Wash Division 105
Worldwide Drying Systems 552
Zep Manufacturing Company 430

* Schedule of events, floor plan, and exhibitors' list provided by Western Carwash Association based on information available July 9, 2002. Subject to change.

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