Summit Wash Holdings Continues to Expand Footprint

-Waters CarWash grows by 11 locations in Orlando- 

Orlando, FL – October 26, 2023 –Summit Wash Holdings, an industry-leading, membership-focused car wash group with operations in Connecticut, New York, Nebraska, Kansas, and Florida, is pleased to announce the expansion of the organization’s footprint under the Waters Car Wash brand in greater Orlando. The addition of 11 Waters locations through the acquisition of Car Wash Palace and Squeeky’s, brings the company’s store count to 48, with additional expansion initiatives underway. 

“We are thrilled to announce the expansion of the Waters. We are not just growing our business; we are reinforcing our commitments to these incredible communities,” said Dan Pittman, CEO of Summit Wash Holdings. “When customers visit Waters, they can expect unparalleled quality, service and customer experience.”

As Summit Wash Holdings continues to expand, so do the job opportunities and attractive career paths for all its Associates. To support the expansion, Waters CarWash will hire over 80 new team members in the Orlando market by the end of 2023. 

“Our commitment to providing exceptional car wash services goes hand in hand with our dedication to creating local job opportunities,” recognized Pittman.

About Waters Car Wash

Waters Car Wash brings the purest clean to customers’ vehicles across Florida. With state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, Waters Car Wash offers the latest in car wash technology in a modern and inviting environment. With a focus on exceptional customer service and high-quality washes, Waters Car Wash aims to make every car wash a VIP experience. For more information on membership plans, services, locations and hours, visit

About Summit Wash Holdings 

Established in 2022, Summit Wash Holdings (“Summit”) was initially formed through a partnership with Russell Speeder’s Car Wash, a family-owned car wash platform with 21 locations across the Northeast, Nebraska, and Florida markets. Russell Speeder’s, which was founded in 1963 by the Shullman family, is known throughout the industry for its unparalleled quality, service, and customer experience. Following its initial formation, Summit has continued to focus on growth in its core Northeast market while also growing its presence in the Florida market through the acquisitions of Waters Wash in 2022 and Squeeky’s Car Wash in 2023.

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