Former PDQ president joins OPW unit - Professional Carwashing & Detailing

Former PDQ president joins OPW unit

DE PERE, Wis. — Michael Savignac will lead and manage the division, which comprises PDQ Manufacturing and OPW Fuel Management Systems.

DE PERE, Wis. — Former PDQ Manufacturing president Michael Savignac has been appointed to the post of vice president and general manager for the OPW Electronic Systems business unit, according to a press release.

Savignac will lead and manage the division, which comprises PDQ and OPW Fuel Management Systems, noted the release.

Savignac served as executive vice president, then president for PDQ from 2002-14, stated the release. Under his leadership the company exceeded its financial goals while focusing on product innovation.

“We are excited to welcome Mike back to the OPW family,” said OPW President David Crouse, in the release. “With his extensive experience leading PDQ, Mike brings tremendous insights to his new role as the general manager of OPW’s Electronic Systems business unit. With his prior experience and leadership in this marketplace, the division will continue to realize growth while emphasizing product innovation and customer value.”

“I am honored to rejoin the PDQ Manufacturing team,” Savignac said in the release. “I look forward to working with the teams at both at PDQ and OPW, where we will continue to leverage the industry-leading technologies that are the cornerstone of both companies.”  

Click here to read the entire release.

You May Also Like

Driven Brands to host fourth quarter, year-end earnings call

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The conference call will be available via live webcast on Driven Brands’ Investor Relations webpage.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Driven Brands Holdings Inc. will release its fourth quarter and year-end 2023 earnings before the market opens on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024, the company announced in a press release.

Following the release, management will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET to review the company's financial and operating performance.

Industry mourns loss of Kenneth Stone

SYLVAN LAKE, Mich. — Stone was the president of Stone Soap Company, which was founded in Detroit in 1932.

Kenneth Stone
Whistle Express acquires 7 Louisville-area carwashes

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The company also plans to partner with Clean Waves to develop an eighth Louisville-area location, to open later this spring.

ZIPS features Memphis’s Jayden Hardaway in Car Wash Convos

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Hardaway is interviewed by host Sydney Neely as they ride through his local ZIPS Car Wash.

ZIPS features Memphis’s Jayden Hardaway in Car Wash Convos
ScrubaDub opens new flagship location in Worcester, Massachusetts

NATICK, Mass. and WORCESTER, Mass. — ScrubaDub Park Ave. kicked off its grand opening with 15,000 complimentary Ultra carwash coupons mailed to Worcester neighbors.

ScrubaDub opens new flagship location in Worcester, Massachusetts

Other Posts

Metro Express introduces graphene wash package

BOISE, Idaho — When applied to automotive surfaces, graphene forms a protective layer that is durable, enhances paint clarity, and repels water and contaminants more effectively than traditional waxes or sealants, the company said.

Metro Express introduces Graphene wash package
University of Tennessee’s Darby featured in ZIPS Car Wash Convos

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — As Darby rides shotgun, she shares about her studies abroad, her pre-game playlist and more as she experiences a carwash at ZIPS in Knoxville.

University of Tennessee’s Darby featured in ZIPS Car Wash Convos
Washworld announces new distributor

DE PERE, Wis. — DRIV’WASH will be selling and servicing Washworld vehicle wash systems throughout all of France.

Carwash celebrates six decades serving city

TORRINGTON, Conn. — Russell Speeder’s acquired the site, formerly named Olympic Car Wash, in June 2023.