WhiteWater Express Car Wash, an express car wash platform headquartered in Houston, acquired 10 HyperShine Car Wash locations in Ohio, Kentucky and Michigan on March 31. With this acquisition, WhiteWater now owns and operates 40 locations across five states and eight MSAs. Additionally, WhiteWater and HyperShine will jointly develop car washes via an ongoing development partnership, targeting an incremental 20 locations across Ohio, Kentucky, and Michigan over the next three years.
“We are thrilled about the opportunity to add HyperShine to the WhiteWater family,” said Clayton Clark, President and Chief Operating Officer of WhiteWater. “Dan and his team have done an outstanding job of site selection and building a great brand in these markets. One of our visions for WhiteWater has always been to expand into the Midwest and build a geographically diverse car wash business.”
“HyperShine is excited to join the WhiteWater team,” said Dan Dougherty, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of HyperShine. “WhiteWater provided a holistic solution, acquiring our existing operations and creating a path for us to continue to develop car washes for the next several years.”
As part of the acquisition, WhiteWater will be onboarding all HyperShine employees including its Chief Operating Officer, Brad Osborne. Osborne will be joining WhiteWater as Vice President - Midwest as well as Vice President - Technology. WhiteWater will continue to offer its signature unlimited membership program, towel exchange program, vacuums and air guns at all locations.