The purpose of the Association shall be to advance and safeguard the business interests of the vehicle washing industry in general and its members in particular, to foster and promote more cordial relationships between ourselves, our employees and the motoring public. And to supplement the purposes of ICA in enhancing the position of the vehicle washing industry on the local level as well as the national level. For the complete By-Laws click here.
In November 2009, the NECA Board conducted a facilitated strategic planning session to assess its progress since their previous strategic planning retreats in 2005 and 2007. We evaluated the validity of the four guiding principles identified as our “strategic directions” as well as our strategic priorities and the effectiveness of our efforts the past two years. Our strategic directions continue to be very valid but that We have made some significant progress in fulfilling the previous strategic directions and have revised them to address current realities.
The strategic directions identify those major areas of emphasis for NECA in the coming years, and help us to focus on critical priorities at this point in time. The overarching goal of the strategic plan is to realign NECA to bring maximum value to the membership. We continue in our work to fulfill our commitment to our members in line with the following strategic directions: