ROSEVILLE, CA, MAY 9, 2023 – Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced that CEO and Co-Founder, Jason Johnson of Quick Quack Car Wash was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2023 Bay Area Award finalist. Now in its 37th year, Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the preeminent competitive business awards for transformative entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies who are building a more equitable, sustainable and prosperous world for all.
Jason Johnson was selected by an independent panel of judges. Entrepreneurs were evaluated based on their demonstration of building long-term value through entrepreneurial spirit, purpose, growth and impact, among other core contributions and attributes.
“It is an honor to be considered among so many amazing entrepreneurs and companies for this award. I am thrilled to represent my partners, our incredible team, our special culture, and our fun brand, with this recognition,” said Jason Johnson, CEO and Co-Founder of Quick Quack Car Wash.”
Regional award winners will be announced on June 9, during a special celebration. The winners will then be considered by the National judges for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards, which will be presented in November at the annual Strategic Growth Forum®, one of the nation’s most prestigious gatherings of high-growth, market-leading companies. The Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner will then move on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in June 2024.
The Entrepreneur Of The Year program has recognized more than 11,000 entrepreneurs throughout the US since its inception in 1986, and it has grown to recognize business leaders across 145 cities in over 60 countries around the world.
Johnson and his business partners started Quick Quack in 2004 with the desire to change lives for the better and the idea to create an outstanding car wash product and amazing work culture. His leadership has enabled the company to quickly grow in five different states with 196 locations while making a positive and lasting impact on team members and community partners.