Owners Trent Walter, president, and Charles Collins, vice president, have more than 40 years combined experience in the carwash industry. Both men earned engineering degrees from Ohio State University.
National Pride was founded in Texas in 1963 as Pride Manufacturing and has used its current name since 1969. Initially known for self-serve coin-operated carwash equipment and accessories, National Pride continues to manufacture self-serve equipment and products, including a line of pet wash units. The company also distributes more than 2,000 products.