Sier Capital invests in LLK

Sier Capital Partners has made an investment in Strongsville, Ohio-based LLK, a provider of design, build and maintenance services for commercial greenhouses.

Sier Capital Partners has made an investment in Strongsville, Ohio-based LLK, a provider of design, build and maintenance services for commercial greenhouses. No financial terms were disclosed.

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STRONGVILLE, OHIO (PRWEB) APRIL 12, 2021
LLK is a leading provider of design, build, and maintenance services for commercial greenhouses. The investment was made by an affiliate of Sier Capital Partners, and supported by Siguler Guff, a multi-strategy private equity investment firm which, together with its affiliates, has over $13.5 billion of assets under management.

LLK Greenhouse Solutions is headquartered in Strongsville, OH, and plays a central role inproviding customized greenhouse solutions to commercial growers, independent garden centers, and research institutions. The Company acts as a full-service partner for its clients, as growers increasingly require meaningful expertise to help build and maintain their advanced growing facilities. Controlled environment agriculture technology is specialized with new technological advances enabling consistent, high quality production. Clients rely on LLK for the Company’s 80+ year history and substantial experience with greenhouses and growing facilities.

Shawn Brown, CEO of LLK remarked, “We’d known the Sier Capital team for over two years before beginning our partnership. Sier Capital understands the explosive growth we are seeing in the greenhouse industry, and Sier’s experience scaling businesses was very attractive to us. Most importantly, they share our core values both in and out of the workplace. I’m excited to continue leading this organization and providing exceptional service and customized solutions to our clients.”

Kevin Ramsier, Managing Partner of Sier Capital Partners, commented, “I connected with the leadership team at LLK immediately, and was impressed with how our values were aligned. They are unwavering in their cause of making sure that every single customer sees them as strategic to their business needs, and this meant a lot to our team at Sier Capital Partners. In the end, it was the perfect fit, and we are honored that LLK picked us to help them manage through their next phase of growth.”

About LLK (https://llklink.com/):
LLK provides comprehensive services to greenhouse growers across the United States. The Company acts as a key partner for its clients, who rely on LLK for design, build, commissioning, and both routine and disaster mitigation and maintenance services. LLK acts as a one-stop-shop, bringing industry expertise and strong vendor relationships to create the greenhouse’s overall environment for the desired type of grow. The Company also provides preventative and mission-critical maintenance services to its insurance and industry clients, who need quick solutions to damage from extreme-weather that is capable of destroying crops in hours.

About Sier Capital Partners (https://siercapital.com):
Sier Capital Partners invests in and works alongside proven management teams in an entrepreneurial capacity with lower middle-market companies. The firm is operated by experienced business leaders, committed to driving growth and value creation in their partner companies. Sier typically invests into companies with EBITDA between $2 to $10 million.