Davey Acquires AJ’s Tree Service in Nashville

The Davey Tree Expert Company is proud to announce expansion within two U.S. residential tree care market areas. In Tennessee, Davey has acquired certain assets of AJ’s Tree Service, Inc. The firm provides residential and commercial tree care services to the region Southeast of Nashville. The firm has 6 employees, all of whom will continue employment at Davey’s new Southeast Nashville office. AJ’s owner Matthew Bratton will stay on as a sales arborist. “We are excited to welcome Matthew and his talented team into the Davey family,” said Keith Francies, operations manager, Residential/Commercial (R/C) services. “The team at AJ’s has … Read more

Broadtree Establishes Sweeping Platform West Sweeping Services with Two Acquisitiions

Broadtree Partners LLC has established a contract sweeping platform West Sweeping Services to acquire power sweeping companies that perform street, highway, construction, parking lot, and industrial power sweeping to private and government entities.  West Sweeping has  acquired two sweeping companies,  Contract Sweeping Services, LLC and Statewide Construction Sweeping, LLC .  True West Capital Partners  provided subordinated debt and equity to support Broadtree’s acquisition of the companies. Contract Sweeping is one of California’s largest Municipal street sweeping service providers to California’s largest municipalities, cities, and waste management companies. Statewide Sweeping is the largest construction sweeper in Northern California and provides regulatory … Read more

SavATree Acquires Kaiser Tree Preservation in Rhode Island

SavATree, a national provider of professional tree, shrub and lawn care has acquiredKaiser Tree Preservation of Exeter, Rhode Island. This marks SavATree’s first Rhode Island office and 52nd branch operation. SavATree is a portfolio company of CI Capital Partners. Kaiser Tree Preservation has been serving its customer base in Rhode Island with general tree care and plant health care services since 1974. Kaiser Tree Preservation built an extensive tick and mosquito control program which will complement SavATree’s existing services. In addition to the current offerings, clients will now have access to a wider range of services including professional lawn care, … Read more

Mark Bradley Interviews Ron Edmonds on Landscape Disruptors Podcast

Mark Bradley, CEO and co-founder of LMN, recently interviewed Ron Edmonds of Principium for the Landscape Disruptors podcast.  The topic was “Succession Planning and How to Exit Your Landscaping Business”.  The episode is season 4, episode 10 of the podcast, released March 12, 2021. Listen to the podcast episode here.  Better yet, subscribe to the podcast on Spotify or Apple Podcasts. Landscape Disruptors is a fun, light hearted, and entertaining platform that showcases top performers in the landscape and snow industry and celebrates the messiness of running a landscape business. Landscape Disruptors in sponsored by LMN software.  

Senske Acquires Sun Pest Management in Clarkston, Washington

Senske Services has acquired the  assets of Sun Pest Management in Clarkston, WA. Senske is a family-owned provider of  lawn, tree, and pest control services throughout the Western United States. Founded in 1969, Sun Pest Management has provided professional pest control and lawn care in the Lewis-Clark Valley for more than five decades. Services will continue uninterrupted by the current team of employees doing business as Sun Pest by Senske Services. Russ Craber, Sun Pest Owner, sought an acquisition partner and felt that Senske would be a good fit for his customers and employees. According to Mr. Craber, “The Senske … Read more