The service-based economy has led people to make use of their sense of ingenuity like never before. Unused labor, infrastructure and machinery have been put to work to facilitate people’s needs. It started with Uber and Airbnb and now there are entire services built around connecting people with jobs that need to be done. But here is a story that combines both old fashioned conservative work ethic with new liberal sharing economy ideals.
It’s a company called Keno and it has changed the car wash industry. It simply connects you if you need a car wash, with the nearest representative who can provide the service. The company heavily trains its employees and takes pride in their excellent service and calls them “car wash ninjas”. It’s a simple app with a very effective service.