Pool Troopers Partners with St. Petersburg-based Pure Planet Pools

Tampa, FL – May 12, 2022: Pure Planet Pools, a St. Petersburg-based pool service company, has chosen to partner with Pool Troopers, one of the nation’s fastest-growing pool service companies. Pure Planet Pools has been servicing pools on the west coast of Florida for more than 15 years.

“We feel that Pool Troopers is the best fit for our company moving forward.  We share the same philosophy of caring for our employees and customers.  We couldn’t have picked a more capable group to carry on the mission of providing excellent pool service.  Our experience with them has been outstanding from start to finish. Their transition team is on point,” said Mark and Jen Simmons regarding the sale of their company.

“Partnering with Pure Planet Pools increases our clientele in St. Petersburg and signifies Pool Troopers entry into commercial pool service in our core market of Tampa Bay.  We are excited about this expansion of services and their talented team members becoming a part of the Pool Troopers family,” said Mark Patton, CEO of Pool Troopers.

Pure Planet Pools is the 10th acquisition that Pool Troopers has secured since December 2020. With the support of Shoreline Equity Partners, Pool Troopers is on a mission to partner with pool service companies across the Sunbelt Region. Pool Troopers was founded in 1952 and services nearly 20,000 pools throughout Texas, Florida, and Arizona.

About Pool Troopers

As the premier provider of chemical, cleaning, maintenance, and repair services for residential and commercial pools, Pool Troopers serves nearly 20,000 customers in Florida, Texas, South Carolina, Georgia, and Arizona. Pool Troopers was ranked #1 in 2019, 2020, and 2021 on the Top 50 list by Pool & Spa News & Jandy. Pool Troopers was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida. For more information about partnerships and acquisitions, please visit https://pooltroopers.com/sell-your-company/.

About Pure Planet Pools

Pure Planet Pools provides residential and commercial pool service throughout Pinellas County. Pure Planet Pools is family-owned and operated and believes in exceptional customer service. For more information, please visit https://www.pureplanetpools.com/.

About Shoreline Equity Partners

Shoreline is a lower middle market private equity firm focused on actively partnering with leading management teams. Shoreline follows a total stakeholder model, meaning success should be a “win-win” proposition for shareholders, employees, customers, vendors, and the communities within which the Firm’s companies operate. Shoreline professionals believe in honesty, incentive alignment, and creating bigger, better businesses without relying on financial engineering or cost cutting to generate returns. Investing out of the Firm’s inaugural $300 million fund, Shoreline seeks to lead equity investments of up to $100 million per transaction in support of buyouts, recapitalizations, and corporate divestitures. Targeted businesses have enterprise values ranging from $25 million to $250 million and EBITDA of $3 million to $25 million. The Firm strives to partner with management teams of businesses primarily within the specialized manufacturing, value-added distribution, and business and facility services sectors, among others. For more information, please visit www.shorelineequitypartners.com.

For additional information, please contact:                               

Wendy Parker Barsell, APR, CEM
Business Development Manager
813-889-9091 or 813-450-6022 (c)
wparker@pooltroopers.com