TAG: landscape companies

LM150: 2016 rankings

June 9, 2016By

LM’s listing of the industry’s top 150 revenue-generating firms includes individual company figures. Legend NR = Not reported * Indicates estimate, based on projected revenue reported in 2015 ^ Indicates a portion of reported revenue was removed (such as structural pest control, termite control or other non-green industry service)   Headquarters 2015 Revenue (U.S. Dollars) % Rev Change from 2014... read more

Northern Virginia company acquires competitor

January 6, 2016By

B. Rushing Lawn & Landscaping in Lorton, Va., acquired East Coast Professional Landscape in Fairfax Station, Va. Terms of the deal, effective Jan. 1, were not disclosed. “Both companies are similarly aligned, and we really felt this was a win-win situation for all,” said Brandon Rushing, owner of B. Rushing Lawn & Landscaping. “I am looking forward to working with Patrick and continuing to... read more

LM150: 2015 rankings

June 11, 2015By

LM’s listing of the industry’s top 150 revenue-generating firms includes individual company figures. Check out an analysis of this data, the top 25 leaders in client mix and profit centers and the 74 companies that grew 10 percent or more from 2013. Legend NR = Not reported * Indicates estimate, based on projected revenue reported in 2014 ^ Indicates a... read more

Ep. 111: Life cycle of a landscape business

December 24, 2014By

Ken Thomas of Envisor Consulting discusses why some landscape companies achieve their dreams, while others struggle to get by. The life cycle of a landscape business goes through three main stages that closely replicate the life cycle of people, Thomas says. The big difference is that unlike a person’s life, where he ages from childhood to adolescence to adulthood, businesses... read more

Information and accountability in the workplace

July 2, 2014By

My partners and I gather the financial data from many of our clients nationwide, dump the information into a big cauldron, stir it around and run some interesting benchmarks to provide you a report card about the successes of 2013. This year we isolated the predominately landscape maintenance firms—30 of them—totaling $251,481,724 in annual volume for fiscal 2013. The range... read more

LM150: Grow getters

June 5, 2014By

Seventy-five LM150 companies grew 10 percent or more, up from 58 on last year’s list. Here’s what factors are contributing to a few of these firms’ expansions. Overall Rank Growth Rank Company % Revenue Change from 2012 73 1 The Grounds Guys(1) 112% 98 2 Earthtones Landscaping 110% 149 3 Emerald Isle Landscaping 51% 52 5 Southern Botanical 47% 96... read more