TAG: Joel Korte

Former Brickman, ValleyCrest execs involved in Moore Landscapes deal

May 19, 2017By

Private investment firm ClearLight Partners made a majority investment in Moore Landscapes, a Chicago-area provider of landscape installation, maintenance, enhancement, snow services and interior plant maintenance. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Eric Moore and Victor Moore, long-time owners of the company, remain equity holders and board members. Joel Korte, a former executive with the Brickman Group, also... read more

My biggest mistake: Joel Korte

December 1, 2010By

Joel Korte’s business was strong but depended heavily on only a few major accounts. When he lost one of them — and 30% of his business with it — he realized an important lesson.   In 2001, business was not only strong and stable but growing for Joel Korte, then-owner of Urban Environments, Inc., in Columbus, OH (Korte has since... read more