TAG: Tim Portland

Yellowstone expands to N.C. with Ecoscape acquisition

April 26, 2017By

Yellowstone Landscape, a national full-service landscape company headquartered in Bunnell, Fla., acquired Ecoscape Solutions Group, a commercial landscape company based in Huntersville, N.C. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Ecoscape was No. 107 on the 2016 LM150 list of top revenue-generating firms with $15,964,220 in annual revenue. The company performs maintenance, lawn care, floriculture, irrigation, snow, lighting, installations and snow... read more

Letter to the Editor: Yellowstone’s CEO on the real problem for legal employers, laborers in the landscape industry

March 30, 2017By

I’d like to thank Gregg Robertson for highlighting the labor shortage challenging the landscape industry. The Wall Street Journal also recently ran an article (gated) that while broader than just the landscape industry, foreshadowed the implications of the worsening labor shortage. Landscape employers that run legal and compliant operations are being squeezed between a shortage of legal local labor; widely... read more

Yellowstone Landscape acquires Ackman Bros.

September 22, 2015By

Palm Coast, Fla.-based Yellowstone Landscape acquired Ackman Bros. Landscaping, based in Orlando, Fla. Terms were not disclosed. “Yellowstone and Ackman share a belief that our clients deserve personalized service and communications,” said Yellowstone Landscape CEO Tim Portland. “We also share the same demanding standards and superior results for our clients’ properties. The combined strengths of our businesses will raise the bar... read more

Yellowstone Landscape drops legacy brand names

September 1, 2015By

Austin Outdoor and Bio Landscape, the two companies that make up Yellowstone Landscape Group, are unifying under one brand: Yellowstone Landscape. CEO Tim Portland shared the news in a client announcement, which was posted on the company’s website Aug. 27. The company also got a new logo and updated its color scheme. Yellowstone Landscape, which is headquartered in Bunnell, Fla.,... read more

Yellowstone acquires Perimeter Landscape branches

June 9, 2015By

Yellowstone Landscape Group expanded its footprint in Georgia with the acquisition of Perimeter Landscape Management’s Atlanta and Lake Oconee operations. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. Perimeter, which has an annual revenue of about $4 million, retains its location in Augusta, Ga. The company was founded in 1995. In January, Yellowstone was acquired by CIVC Partners, a private equity... read more

Yellowstone to grow in the South, CEO says

January 14, 2015By

Bunnell, Fla.-based Yellowstone Landscape Group plans to continue its growth in the southern U.S. following its acquisition by private equity firm CIVC Partners, based in Chicago. It will do so through organic growth and strategic acquisitions, CEO Tim Portland told LM. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly how much Yellowstone will grow this year, Portland said, but he expects “healthy” growth for the... read more