Fall Convention & Expo

SECWA offers an outstanding fall conference, trade show, and car wash tour. Members learn about new products, while picking up some great ideas from fellow members on the popular car wash tour.

Regional Road Show

SECWA holds a Regional Road Show each year in the Spring, in different member cities, which include educational sessions, round-table discussions and a local car wash tour.

Employment Law Advice

SECWA has retained a labor lawyer through Fisher & Phillips. Members can get professional help and advice on a variety of employment law issues.

Top 5 Car Wash Awards

Each year attendees of our car wash tours rank the washes we visit based on the site itself (not compared to others). The 5 washes with the highest rankings receive awards at our annual tradeshow.


This award-winning, full-color magazine is published quarterly for the SECWA membership. It keeps members up-to-date on all association functions and events, and provides valuable advice and input from experienced car wash peers. Industry suppliers also give input on new products through articles and advertising.

Government Affairs

SECWA assists members in handling legislative initiatives, providing a valuable resource for our members when actions come forward which affect our business. SECWA has a contract advocate who will assist in researching various legislative initiatives.


SECWA offers a variety of discounts and special rates to its members including competitive rates with…

  • Mang Insurance
  • InsuranCenter (5% discount)
  • Merchant Card Services (Capture System and First National Merchant Solutions)
  • OSHA Information Contact
  • Advertising Group
  • Staples Direct Office Supplies
  • Long Distance Discount Services

Mang Insurance

SECWA Is Proud To Offer The Car Wash Industry’s Fastest-Growing Insurance Program To Our Members

McNeil & Company has become the fastest-growing insurance option for car wash owners and operators for one reason: they live and breathe the business. Bringing together decades of industry experience, their team has created a comprehensive plan to fit the needs of every kind of car wash, including tunnels, bays and mobile washes. For both single and multiple locations, they offer complete property and liability coverage tailored to the needs of your business.

Eligible Classes of Business Include:

  • Full Service
  • Exterior
  • In-Bay Automatic
  • Self-Service
  • Hand Wash
  • Other Profit Centers