Ivy Lane Corporation (Ivy) was founded in 2012 and began operations when it acquired five Valvoline Instant Oil Change stores in Iowa.
In October of 2015 Ivy made a 30-store acquisition in Wisconsin & Illinois. At that time, Shannon Griffith joined Ivy Lane as Chief Operating Officer. Shannon previously served as the Director of Operations for VIOC's company owned stores in the Southern US. Ivy currently operates 36 stores across three states. Thomas Bernau currently serves as President and CEO of Ivy.
Valvoline Instant Oil Change is the second-largest quick-lube chain in the US and provides convenient, fast, and reliable services to ensure the safety and performance of cars and trucks. Valvoline, Inc. is a publicly traded company listed on the New York Stock Exchange (VVV).