Thursday, September 03, 2015

Home News Swingle increases presence in Colorado

Swingle increases presence in Colorado

Industry News

The company acquired Saratoga Ventures, a Boulder/Longmont business.

| August 8, 2012

DENVER Swingle Lawn, Tree & Landscape Care acquired Saratoga Ventures, a Boulder/Longmont, Colorado, lawn services company.

The acquisition further solidifies Swingle's position as the largest independently owned lawn and tree care company in Colorado, helping Swingle provide increasingly improved and expansive service for residential and commercial lawn service clients in Northern Colorado, Swingle said in a statement.

The move was initiated by Saratoga Ventures in an effort to guarantee its client base be served by a Colorado company with a reputation of exceptional service, a diverse range of services and staff technical expertise, Swingle said.

"Our team's focus will be on servicing our existing client base while fostering loyalty among new customers as we integrate them into the Swingle family," said Thomas R. Tolkacz, CEO of Swingle.

Swingle was ranked 69 on the 2012 Lawn & Landscape Top 100 list with revenue of $17.4 million and 210 employees in season.

 

Top news

Acquistions from the buyer's perspective

Jim Huston’s summer brainstorming session focused on the ups and downs of buying companies and also included an inside look at one of L&L’s Top 100 companies.

JDL acquires Tieco

The irrigation company has six locations in Alabama and Florida.

SavATree announces promotions

Mike Harris and Craig Geddis will both take on the role of branch manager.

Judge blocks EPA rule

President Obama's push would have extended clean water rules to ditches and small streams.

Area manager promoted at Ruppert

Ibn Furaha-Ali will be in charge of the King of Prussia Landscape Maintenance branch.

x