For Immediate Release: 04/01/22

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Woodie’s Wash Shack is Ecstatic to be Voted the Best of South Tampa

South Tampa Magazine’s 2022 Best of South Tampa’s Car Wash/Detailer Goes to Woodie’s Wash Shack

Tampa, Florida – South Tampa Magazine runs an annual “Best of South Tampa” contest which allows readers, residents, and visitors to vote for their favorite business. From food & drink to heath & beauty and retail, there were 45 categories available to be voted on.

Woodie’s Wash Shack was nominated to be included in the Car Wash/Detailer Category, alongside several other amazing cash wash businesses in the greater Tampa Bay area. Voting was open for two weeks in January 2022. South Tampa Magazine readers cast over 80,000 votes for their favorite businesses serving South Tampa. Nominees and loyal customers took to social media to spread the word to vote.

After the votes were tallied, it was announced that Woodie’s Wash Shack was the winner and number one car wash of The Best of South Tampa’s Car Wash/Detailer category!

“This is a dream come true! We built Woodie’s to be the best in the business. This is a benchmark of success because this award is straight from the wonderful people who we serve every day,” said Woodie’s owner and managing director, Don Phillips.

The goal for Woodie’s since its first wash in 2019, was to revolutionize the car wash industry by providing every customer with the best car wash in the business. As a local family-owned company, the aim was to be the best car wash experience in the Tampa Bay and St. Pete area through superior customer service, great technology, loyal members, and an unparalleled encounter.

“Woodie’s Wash Shack is all about taking the mundane task of washing your car and turning it into a fun and therapeutic experience. Not only do we differentiate ourselves from the competition in that respect, but we believe our old school values result in unmatched levels of customer service – our google reviews speak for themselves!” stated Jake DeGeare, Woodie’s Director of Marketing.

To see the official Best of South Tampa’s Best Car Wash/Detailer page, click here. If you would like to see all the South Tampa’s Best categories and winners, click here.

About Woodie’s Wash Shack

It’s no secret that Woodie’s Wash Shack facilities are classy, sparkling clean, and well designed. But do you know the rest of the story? We are inspired by the surf culture of the 1950’s, which is where our Woodie Surf Wagon Icon comes from! Driving into a Woodie’s facility will take you to a tropical locale as you hear the sounds of Jimmy Buffett, Kenny Chesney, and the Beach Boys. You’ll smell the fresh scent of coconut, experience the waves, and feel the sun as you cruise through the wash tunnel. The Woodie’s Mission is to make a difference in the lives of others by creating an oasis of EPIC amounts of courtesy, clean, fun, and opportunity. By providing exceptional customer service, the best technology in the industry and a unique membership program, Woodie’s is creating the best experience in the bay. (