Legends of Car Washing.

Barry Graceman, Grace-Lee Products.

Barry Has Lived a Lifetime of Success in the Car Wash Industry!

Bill Jurkens: Octopus Car Wash

Bill discusses his ICA Presidency in 1981 & 1982, international travel with ICA & the day Frank Lloyd Wright came to Octopus Car Wash!

Steven Roberts: F. L. Roberts & Golden Nozzle Car Washes.

Steven sits at the helm of the company founded by his Grandfather in1920 with 26 c-stores and stations, 2 truck fueling stations, a gas and oil wholesale business, a diner, 18 Golden Nozzle Car Washes, 9 Jiffy Lube franchises and over 500 employees.

Craig Celentano: Metro Car Washes & Qual Chem.

Watch as Craig's Partner "Proves" His Car Wash is Safe!

Bruce Milen: Jax Car Washes



Mike Levin: In the Car Wash Business Since 1961



Jack Anthony: Seven Flags Car Wash.


John Jurkens: The Father of Touch Free Car Washing & The Octopus Car Wash Chain.


Sonny Fazio: The Founder of Sonny's.


Vic Odermat: Founder of Brown Bear Car Washes.

Octogenarian, Vic Odermat founded the Brown Bear Car Wash chain, of Seattle, WA., in 1957, with $1,500.00 and a work ethic, instilled in him by his parents and the US Marine Corp.

That ethic and hard work have left Vic with plenty of wisdom for younger generations of car washers.

Listen and Learn!

Click here to see news print story featuring Vic and the Bears!


Richard Bailey: An Atlanta Legend.

Richard Bailey is a second generation car washer. Richard's uncle entered car washing in 1964 and Richard followed, in his uncle's foots steps, a few years later.

Listen as Richard talks about living in Atlanta in the tough days and how the civil rights movement affected everyday life at the car wash.

Richard's son, Robert, now makes three generations of car washers.


Tom Brister: Owner of Mr. Tom's Car Washes.

Tom Brister, a Staple in the Car Wash Industry for 35 Years, Tells It Like It Is!

Learn what Tom thinks the greatest innovation in car washing was.

Find out why farm experience may help in car washing!