LATechWatch talks L.A. tech scene, growth and expansion with Washos’ Bertrand Patriarca

The Washos app saves you time and money by allowing you to schedule on-demand car washes at your convenience. With already 36,000 active SoCal clients and a growth rate of 25% month to month, Washos is making your life a little easier and your car cleaner, one car wash at a time. It’s also good for the environment by using methods that use 26x less water than traditional car washes.

LA TechWatch chatted with cofounder and CEO Bertrand Patriarca about the company and how it plans to expand to multiple cities.

“Building Washos in Los Angeles has been great and it’s still an amazing journey,” said Patriarca. “We love this city because it’s actually like a combination of a hundred different cities with its many different cultures, neighborhoods and diverse environments. LA is the car paradise, making it a perfect fit for Washos.”

Read the full article: This LA Startup is the On Demand Car Wash That Your Vehicle Needs

October 11th, 2017|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , , , |

Business News Daily spotlights Washos’ Bertrand Patriarca’s entrepreneurial journey

Bertrand Patriarca brought his family to the U.S. from France for better entrepreneurial opportunities. He landed in Los Angeles, where he founded his on-demand auto detailing app, Washos. Business News Daily caught up with Patriarca to discuss his start in entrepreneurship, where the idea from Washos came from and his plans for the company’s future.

“Building Washos in LA has been a whirlwind journey. We’re incredibly proud to be based in southern California and so pleased with the reception of our community. In the last quarter, we have doubled our user base and continue to see steady double-digit growth at 25 percent month over month. I’d like to leave other immigrants embarking on their own entrepreneurial journey with one piece of advice: Focus on, and embrace, the cultural gap.”

Read the full article: How a French Entrepreneur’s California Dreaming Led to a Conquest of the West Coast (Business News Daily)

socalTECH features Washos’ Bertrand Patriarca

socalTECH’s Ben Kuo recently sat down with Washos CEO and co-founder Bertrand Patriarca to discuss his entrepreneurial ventures, the idea that led him to come up with the concept for Washos and the biggest lesson he’s learned about coming to the United States from France and starting a business.

The biggest lesson has not only been on the business side, but on the cultural side. There is a big, cultural gap between France and the U.S. It took me a lot of time to appreciate the new cultural factors in the U.S.

Read the full article: Interview with Bertrand Patriarca, WashOS (socalTECH)

September 13th, 2017|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , |

Professional Carwashing & Detailing interviews Washos CEO Bertrand Patriarca

Professional Carwashing & Detailing recently sat down with Bertrand Patriarca, co-founder and CEO of Washos, Inc. Patriarca spoke about his early days as a serial entrepreneur, how Washos came to be and where he hopes it’ll go.

“The key in this industry is consistency in service quality and reliability. I could not place enough emphasis on being meticulous, maintaining a very high attention to detail and being punctual . . .  Therefore, the best advice I can give is to make sure you can do each job well and on time, or you’re better off not taking it,” said Patriarca.

Full article: Q&A: The rise of app-based mobile detailing (Professional Carwashing and Detailing)

September 12th, 2017|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , , , , |