VR Charlotte Facilitates Sale of Owens Lawn and Garden

Jun 29, 2010, 10:00 ET from VR Mergers & Acquisitions Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- VR Mergers & Acquisitions Charlotte www.vrcharlotte.com  has just completed the sales transaction of Owens Lawn and Garden, a lawn and garden equipment distributor located in Union, SC.  Founded in 1974, Owens Lawn and Garden remains a staple in the quaint Union community, near Spartanburg, SC.  They have built a strong business reputation for product knowledge and customer service for over 35 years, selling an impressive array of mowers, chain saws, generators, pressure washers, four wheelers and more.  Brands sold at Owens Lawn and Garden include Eton, Grasshopper, Gravely, Husqvarna and Stihl.  

The new owners of Owens Lawn and Garden are Jeff and Judy Dellinger, who are dedicated to supporting the community and growing the business and bring years of entrepreneurial experience to the business.  Brad Offerdahl, President of VR Mergers & Acquisitions Charlotte, facilitated all phases of the transaction, from the initial analysis through closing.  Details regarding the transaction were not disclosed.

Bryan Pilkington, seller of Owens Lawn and Garden, was very satisfied to sell his business with the help of VR Charlotte.  Pilkington says "the outdoor power equipment industry is one that is very much a niche market and I was told by other brokers it could take years to sell.  I was very impressed that within weeks VR Charlotte had an offer."  

About VR Mergers and Acquisitions Charlotte

VR Charlotte's only business is representing business owners in the sale of their business; confidentially, professionally and with proven results.  Over the past fourteen years, VR Charlotte has sold more businesses for more dollars than any of the other 130 VR offices worldwide.  Information about VR Charlotte's #4 Internationally Ranked Office Award can be found on their website at www.vrcharlotte.com or on their blog at www.howtosella.biz.  VR Charlotte is located at 17250 Lancaster Hwy., Suite 601, Charlotte, North Carolina.  For more information, please call 704-676-0940.

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