Leonard Green’s Mister Car Wash expands to Mississippi with acquisition

Leonard Green & Partners’ Mister Car Wash expanded into Mississippi by acquiring seven Venture Car Washes. Terms weren’t disclosed. Mister Car Wash, Tucson, Arizona, now employs nearly 7,000 people at 172 car washes and 32 express lubes in 20 states.

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Mister Car Wash Enters Mississippi with Seven-Store Acquisition

TUCSON, Ariz., April 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Mister Car Wash, the fastest growing car wash company in the U.S., entered Mississippi with its April 13th acquisition of seven Venture Car Washes. Venture opened its first car wash in Ridgeland in 2003, adding stores in Brandon, Clinton, Meridian, Flowood and two in Jackson by 2013. This acquisition represents the company’s 20th state and 29th market.

“From day one of working with the Venture team it was clear we share a similar vision to offer the best customer experience and career opportunities,” said Casey Lindsay, Director of Acquisitions for Mister Car Wash. “We are proud to bring the Mister Car Wash experience to central Mississippi, marking another key milestone as we continue to expand our operations across the United States.”

The Tucson, Arizona-based company now employs close to 7,000 car care professionals with 172 car washes and 32 lube centers in 20 states. For information about services and career opportunities available with Mister Car Wash, visit www.mistercarwash.com.