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Elevator Control Service, ELCON Enterprises, Inc. announces the acquisition of Traveler Elevator based in Jacksonville, FL. Founded in 2008, Traveler is the largest independent elevator company in Jacksonville.

Traveler’s founder and principal Mark DeWitt commented “Our entire team is excited to become part of the ELCON family. We received various attractive offers but ELCON’s package was the most appealing. Maven Group’s advice was crucial in helping us structure a unique deal that will benefit both parties”. Traveler’s president Jim Halstead added “We are thrilled to grow our presence across Northern Florida powered by ELCON’s know how and expertise.”

Over the past 48 years, Elevator Control Service has steadily grown to become one of the industry’s premier vertical transportation contractors signatory to the International Union of Elevator Constructors.

ELCON’s president Aubrey “AJ” Jones remarked “We have diligently researched targeted markets in a concerted effort to accommodate our clients growing demands to extend our footprint deeper into the southeastern corridor. We feel strongly that our recent union with Traveler Elevator offers us the most effective avenue to strategically expand upon our successes in the Washington DC and Baltimore metropolitan areas, and we’re all truly excited about the future opportunities that now collectively await us down south.”

He continued “On behalf of ELCON Enterprises I’d like to thank Dominik Sachsenheimer and Bill Beaury/Maven Group, Jim Lowery and Abel Arabitg/ IUEC Organizers, Billy Brown/IUEC Local 49 Business Representative, Alan Spears/ EIWPF, and particularly Jim Halstead and Mark DeWitt/Principals of Traveler Elevator for everyone’s countless efforts in making this all possible”.

Matt Warfield, ELCON’s CFO concluded “Structurally, this was not an easy deal as we took on various maintenance routes and all the projects in progress. We thank Maven Group for their steady guidance throughout the entire process”

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Dominik Sachsenheimer (561) 225-3320,
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