Tucson, AZ (January 10, 2011) – Mister Car Wash is pleased to announce the acquisition of four car washes in Salt Lake City, Utah from Firehouse Car Wash. Ron Peterson, Chief Executive Officer of Mister Car Wash, said, “We’re extremely excited about continuing the work that Dow Jones and the whole Firehouse team has done in the Salt Lake community. We plan on leveraging all synergies to the benefit of the customer.”
With this most recent acquisition, Mister Car Wash now operates 74 car washes and 28 lube centers in the United States. “Expanding into new markets is a central piece of our growth strategy and we’re continuously seeking additional multi-unit conveyor car wash opportunities to help fuel our growth,” said Peterson. For more information on our acquisition strategy, visit us at www.mistercarwash.com.
ABOUT MISTER CAR WASH
Mister Car Wash is the fastest growing car wash chain in the United States, operating 74 car washes and 28 Express Lubes in 9 states. The company is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona and has over 2,400 employees, washing more than 7 million vehicles annually. Additional information on Mister Car Wash may be found at www.mistercarwash.com. Mister Car Wash is an operating company of ONCAP.
ONCAP is the mid-market private equity business of ONEX Corporation. ONEX, with consolidated revenues in excess of $20 billion, is one of Canada’s largest corporations with global operations in the services, manufacturing and technology industries. Shares of ONEX Corporation are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under stock symbol OCX. Additional