Perrysburg, OH, Feb. 01, 2018 — LD Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: LDHL) announces today that it is executing on its “Baby Boomer” acquisition strategy by successfully closing and acquiring a landscape services entity in the Ohio region. Round 1 represents $1.8M in revenues and $400K in EBITDA. “We are happy to report that the first of many acquisitions has closed as we’ve worked hard to navigate and overcome the challenges of finding the right acquisition capital,” states John Ayling, CEO LD Holdings, Inc.
Along with the immediate focus of transitioning our initial acquisition, LD Holdings, Inc. is focused on executing Round 2 which consists of 2 additional acquisitions in the Landscape Services Industry in the Ohio region. These acquisitions represent an additional $9.3M in revenues and $1.52M in EBITDA and represent numerous “best practices” opportunities which can be transferred across all entities.
In addition to Rounds 1 and 2 outlined above, LD Holdings, Inc. is managing an active pipeline of interested companies (OH region) which represent an additional $11.75M in revenues and $1.76M in EBITDA. CEO John Ayling states, “We continue to see and predict a steady flow of quality businesses for sale at good multiples which will allow for continued growth for LD Holdings, Inc.”
Additionally, CEO John Ayling is also proud to announce the appointment of Division President – Mark Long to lead our Landscape Services vertical. Mark is a longstanding industry expert bringing Executive Leadership in all key facets of sales, operations and customer servicing. “We are happy to have Mark join our Executive team and lead the transition, growth and efficiencies in our Landscape Division. Mark’s experience will be paramount as we identify and add on more acquisitions in this industry and execute our business plan,” says CEO John Ayling. “I welcome the opportunity to join the LD Holdings team, utilizing my lifelong passion and extensive experience to build this Division. The Green Landscape Industry is a great space to build value through acquisitions, organic growth and gaining economies of scale,” says Mark Long – Division President.
CEO John Ayling recaps, “As we look over LD Holdings’ immediate and near term, our vision of becoming a reliable option for the sellers of these quality businesses is coming to fruition. We look forward to building on our initial success as we focus on delivering for our investors.”
About LD Holdings, Inc.
LD Holdings, Inc. operates as a financial and management holding company. It focuses on offering marketing, sales, and other business services, which represent target services to position client companies for sales and profit growth in preparation for their eventual sale; maintaining a database of businesses for sale; maintaining a database of individuals with specific backgrounds and expertise for acquisition, evaluation, and strategizing the post-acquisition business model; and maintaining database of investors. The company, LD Holdings, Inc. is based in Perrysburg, Ohio.
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LD Holdings, Inc.
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