Bartlett Tree Experts Acquires Savage Forest Enterprise, Inc. on Mount Desert Island, Maine
March 14, 2022 – Mount Desert Island, Maine – Bartlett Tree Experts is pleased to announce it has expanded its growing business in Maine with the acquisition of Savage Forest Enterprise, Inc., a quality tree care company that has been operating in Mount Desert Island area for 23 years.
Meghan EG Savage, the owner of Savage Forest Enterprise, Inc. said Bartlett was the right fit to acquire their family-owned tree and shrub care business because of similarities between the two companies, including Bartlett’s focus on scientific tree care and commitment to exceptional customer service, quality, and safety.
“Because Bartlett Tree Experts shares our same values, we are confident they will carry forward the character and reputation of Savage Forest Enterprise while providing diversified, enhanced service our clients have grown to expect,” Savage said. “Bartlett Tree Experts is known throughout the industry as the leader in applying scientific methods to tree care. We were especially impressed with the capabilities of the Bartlett Tree Experts Research Laboratories in Charlotte, NC., which provides customers with direct access to the latest arboricultural research.”
With this acquisition, Bartlett’s new office on Mount Desert Island joins the company’s Portland office as the second in Maine.
“We are excited about this acquisition because Savage Forest Enterprise has built a stellar reputation for quality tree work in an area of unparalleled natural beauty,” said Paul Fletcher, Vice President and Division Manager of the New England Division for Bartlett Tree Experts. “The two companies are a great match because we share the same values, and both companies have a heritage of being community focused. Our expansion in this beautiful area of coastal Maine allows us to provide a full-range of scientific tree and shrub care services to more customers while continuing to honor the values that Savage Forest was built on for honesty, integrity, safety and professionalism.”
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