TAG: Terracare Associates

Terracare Associates acquires Landscape Management Services

May 11, 2016By

Terracare Associates (TCA), an outdoor maintenance company based in Littleton, Colo., acquired Landscape Management Services (LMS), based in San Jose, Calif. The transaction is a strategic extension of TCA operations in Northern California. Terms were not disclosed. “This transaction is a terrific opportunity for our organization to grow along the peninsula, and we couldn’t be more pleased to partner with the... read more

Terracare acquires Dallas-based VMC

October 13, 2014By

Terracare Associates, headquartered in Littleton, Colo., acquired VMC Landscape Services of Dallas. Terms weren’t disclosed. VMC has operated in the Greater Dallas area for more than 35 years and is led by Bruce Verdick, who will remain in the organization post-closing, in addition to VMC’s existing management team. Owned by Progress Equity Partners, Terracare manages nearly 1,000 commercial and public... read more

1-Minute Mentor: Zachary Johnson

September 4, 2014By

Associate professor (in landscape business and landscape design & contracting) at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo. Who’s your mentor? His name was Todd Williams, president of Terracare Associates. We lost him too soon. He was a great guy. We were both on the board of directors of the Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado. Also, we created a professional practices class together... read more

PLANET leadership in place for 2014-2015

May 5, 2014By

The 2014-2015 board of directors for the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) began its fiscal year May 1. Installation of the new board took place during PLANET’s Great Escape in Anaheim, Calif.  Three new officers were named at that time, including Jim McCutcheon of HighGrove Partners, Austell, Ga., being dubbed president of the board. “I am honored and humbled to serve... read more

M&A outlook: Eyeing their moves

October 10, 2013By

Green Industry buyers and sellers aren’t making many moves just yet. The mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market has been the equivalent of an ever-long chess game for the Green Industry in 2013. Buyers and sellers are simply strategizing and waiting to make a move before yearend—or in some circumstances make no move at all. For this reason, M&A activity has... read more

Water ways

September 1, 2013By

Aquatic maintenance services are a must for some of Terracare’s commercial clients. For Terracare Associates, landscape contractors based in Littleton, Colo., one way to distinguish its business is to expand the services it offers to its primarily commercial clients. One service it offers is aquatic maintenance. Terracare, which had $25.5 million in annual revenue in 2012, uses several methods to... read more