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Davey Tree Grows with Three New Acquisitions and Market Expansion
KENT, OHIO – The Davey Tree Expert Company is continuing to grow with the acquisitions of Complete Tree Service of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Osborne Brothers Tree Service of Mentor, Ohio; and Marshall’s Tree Service of Orlando, Fla., as well as the expansion of its residential/commercial operations in Columbus, Ohio.
These strategic acquisitions make a total of 19 for Davey in the past five years. They follow Davey’s April 2011 acquisition of Tree Health Professionals, of Campbell, Calif.
“We are excited to welcome these companies and their talented teams into the Davey family. We have no doubt they will benefit from Davey’s technology and equipment resources, research and development capability, and of course the culture of employee ownership,” said Steve Marshall, Davey Executive Vice President, Operations.
Davey’s Executive Vice President, Operations Pat Covey adds that Davey is committed to future growth – organically and through acquisitions. “We will continue to focus on quality companies with customer demographics that are similar to our own, within markets where we want to grow density,” he said. “Our intent is always to pick up talented, safety conscious employees intent on providing high level customer service.”
The Davey Company, with U.S. and Canadian operations in 45 states and five provinces, provides a variety of tree services, grounds maintenance, and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey is employee owned and has more than 7,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.davey.com.