Mariani Continues National Expansion with the Acquisition of the Twin Cities’ Landscape Contractor Company   

Lake Bluff, IL - Mariani Landscape, a leader in the residential landscape industry, has announced the acquisition of Minnesota-based landscaping firm, Southview Design. This is the latest in a series of acquisitions by Mariani Landscape, continuing the company’s record growth and major national expansion to become the nation’s top landscaping company focused primarily on the residential market.

Founded in 1978 and headquartered in St. Paul, MN, Southview offers a variety of landscaping solutions, including design/build, enhancements, maintenance services, and snow / ice management for a large and growing client base. The company has completed over 8,500 residential landscaping projects, and in 2022, Southview Design was included on Lawn & Landscape magazine's Top 100 list and ranked #88 on Landscape Management Magazine's LM150 List.

Southview Design is the 12th company to join Mariani’s prestigious “family of family companies,” and will be named among the impressive group of industry-leading residential landscape companies, including:

“Southview Design’s reputation of excellence speaks for itself,” explained Frank Mariani, green industry pioneer and Mariani Landscape Chairman. “Their first-rate service and unsurpassed expertise has been recognized across the industry, but their values of respect and appreciation for their customers and partners is what sets them apart. I’m honored to have them join our growing family of Green Industry leaders.”

“This opportunity to align with the best of the best in our industry is truly an honor and a privilege,” said Chris Clifton, Southview CEO. “I could not be more excited for Southview’s associates, partners, and clients. This partnership gives us access to the best minds and resources across the nation, and the opportunity to truly change the face of the Green Industry for years to come.”

With roughly 275 associates, Southview’s award-winning firm provides services to both residential and commercial clients, including residential estate management, single family residential, HOA’s, retail, office, commercial, industrial, and professional offices.

Mariani Landscape plans to continue proactively pursuing the acquisition of residential landscape companies that align with its core values. Companies interested in partnering with Mariani can email for more information.

About Mariani Landscape

For more than 60 years, Mariani Landscape has been the trusted market leader in the residential landscape industry. Led by Chairman Frank Mariani, the company has earned a reputation for designing, constructing, maintaining, and enhancing extraordinary landscapes. Now Mariani is building the best residential landscape firm in the world by creating a “family of family companies'' across the U.S. For more information, visit Companies interested in partnering with Mariani can email for more information.


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