BrightView Acquires ACLS in Fresno

BrightView Holdings, Inc. has acquired of All Commercial Landscape Services (“ACLS”), a commercial landscaping company headquartered in Fresno, Calif. ACLS is a full-service landscaping company specializing in landscape maintenance, irrigation, enhancement, arbor care and water management. Their clients include commercial, municipal, multi-family and retail organizations throughout the greater Fresno market. “We’re delighted to welcome ACLS and approximately 90 new skilled team members into the BrightView family,” said CEO and President Andrew Masterman. “This acquisition is consistent with our long-term M&A strategy and provides an entry point into a desirable Top 55 Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), Fresno, Calif.” Sheila DeLany, ACLS … Read more

SavATree Adds Jordan’s Tree Moving & Maintenance in Colorado

SavATree has acquired Jordan’s Tree Moving & Maintenance of Fort Collins, Colorado. Jordan’s Tree Moving & Maintenance is one of the largest local tree care and tree transplanting companies in the Front Range. They have been servicing customers in Northern Colorado and Wyoming since 1984. SavATree will incorporate Jordan’s into its existing Fort Collins branch. Since 1984, Jordan’s Tree Moving & Maintenance has developed a well-trained staff and built a strong brand and reputation in the tree care industry. Jordan’s service offerings range from tree pruning and trimming to tree transplanting and removals. In addition to current offerings, clients will … Read more

Argonne Capital Affiliate Invests in Schill Grounds Management

Landscape Partners L.P. , an affiliate of Atlanta-based Argonne Capital Group, has raised $12.5 million in equity to invest in Schill Landscaping and Lawn Care Services,  LLC. (Schill) , according to a Form D dated September 4, 2020, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Schill is a commercial landscape management and snow removal business which operates under the name Schill Grounds Management.  It is based in the Cleveland area and has three branches.  It ranked 31 on Snow Magazine’s Top 100 list this year. The SEC filing states that Landscape Partners L.P. “contributed the proceeds from the offering to … Read more

Altos Partners and Gemini Investors Acquire Western Grounds Maintenance in Houston

Altos Partners, Gemini Investors, and senior members of management ahave acquired Westco Grounds Maintenance Inc. (“Westco”), a Houston-based commercial landscape services provider. Manny González, a long-time Altos operating general partner with decades of experience leading high-growth services companies has assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer. Westco, founded in 1984, is a leading Houston-based commercial landscaping installation and maintenance provider. The Company offers a full range of landscape and irrigation installation and maintenance services for HOAs, municipalities, commercial properties and other commercial clients. “I am thrilled to step into the leadership role at Westco where I’m surrounded by a highly … Read more

Heritage Acquires Silver Creek Supply in Idaho and Wyoming

Herotage Landscape Supply Group

Heritage Landscape Supply Group, Inc. has acquired Silver Creek Supply,  a leading independent distributor of irrigation, outdoor lighting, plumbing, fencing, hardscapes, and other landscape & outdoor living products.  Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, Silver Creek was originally founded in 1974 and currently operates a network of eight branches across Idaho and Wyoming, servicing professional contractors.  John Slaughter, General Manager, and the Company’s entire sales and operations team will lead the business going forward which will ensure continuity and consistency for customers and supplier partners.  Heritage will continue to operate these locations under the Silver … Read more