ARLINGTON, Texas — The Southwest Car Wash Convention & Expo will take place Feb. 22-24 at the Texas Convention Center, according to a press release.

The Southwest Car Wash Association (SCWA) is hosting the event, noted the release. It expects more than 1,300 carwash owners, operators and vendors to see the latest in equipment, supplies, services, technology and environmental innovations.

Fox News contributor and Wall Street Journal columnist Karl Rove will deliver the keynote address, stated the release. He will discuss how small business is the backbone of the U.S. economy.

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A CEO Forum will be held on Sunday, and a Car Wash Academy on Tuesday, reported the release. Educational sessions are also available, including one on how to become part of the $23 billion professional carwash industry.

“As we bring the carwash community together from around the Southwest, the SCWA 2015 Convention & EXPO will be focused on the challenges and forces impacting business in general and the carwash industry in particular,” said SCWA President Clayton Clark, in the release. 

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