TAG: Yellowstone Landscape Group

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

Former Brickman investor buys Yellowstone

January 13, 2015By

CIVC Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm, acquired Yellowstone Landscape Group in partnership with management. Gridiron Capital retains a minority stake in the company. Terms were not disclosed. CIVC is a former investor in the Brickman Group, first acquiring it in 1998, recapitalizing it in 2002 and exiting in 2007 when Leonard Green & Partners came on as a private... read more

Yellowstone adds financial backer

December 16, 2013By

Bunnell, Fla.-based commercial landscape firm Yellowstone Landscape Group has received financial backing from Brookside Mezzanine Partners, a Stamford, Conn.-based investment firm. Brookside provided subordinated debt to partially refinance Yellowstone’s debt. Yellowstone–which encompasses two subsidiary operations, Austin Outdoor and BIO Landscape & Maintenance–is an existing portfolio company of private-equity firm Gridiron Capital, based in New Canaan, Conn. 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