County Fire Protection has been acquired by The Riverside Company

Copper Run advised The Riverside Company – a global private equity firm, in the forming of CertaSite, a fire and life safety platform company.

To date, Copper Run has helped Riverside and CertaSite grow through five acquisitions across the Great Lakes region including County Fire Protection, Company One, Approved Protection Systems, Field’s Fire Protection, and Spears Fire and Safety Services. These five acquisitions encompass 11 locations and over 80 technicians across Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Illinois, and Iowa. Copper Run will continue to seek additional add-on’s for CertaSite.

“The Riverside team greatly appreciates all the hard work and dedication of Scott, Michael and Ryan,” said Riverside Partner Alan Peyrat. “The Copper Run team has been an instrumental partner to Riverside in creating and growing our CertaSite platform. Copper Run is continuing to help execute our add-on strategy, and we look forward to continuing our growth with their team.”