Dallas, Texas, July 13, 2017 — Briggs Equipment US (Briggs Equipment), a Sammons Enterprises, Inc. company, announced it has acquired substantially all the assets of MacKinnon Equipment & Services (MacKinnon). The acquisition expands the presence of Briggs Equipment’s material handling business in Florida and Georgia. MacKinnon Equipment Services is operating as a DBA of Briggs Equipment with no changes to leadership or business approach.
Dallas, Texas, March 2, 2017 — Sammons Renewable Energy (SRE), a Sammons Enterprises, Inc. company, announced today the global holding company has purchased Sorgent.e Hydro Canada Corporation (SHC). SHC is a hydroelectric developer in British Columbia. SRE acquired two projects totaling 21 MW with long term Energy Purchase Agreements with BC Hydro as part of the purchase. Two additional projects totaling 21 MW have been assigned energy volumes under BC Hydro’s Standard Offer Program.
Dallas, Texas, December 20, 2016 — Sammons Renewable Energy (SRE), a Sammons Enterprises, Inc. company, announced today that it led the equity portion of a $241 million cash equity transaction with SolarCity (SCTY). Franklin Park Investments manages SRE. As part of the deal, SRE is investing in a portfolio of solar projects in 16 states, including 26,000 home residential systems and 19 commercial and industrial solar projects. The financing is non-recourse to SolarCity.
A New Apartment Development Company Backed by Compatriot Capital
Dallas, TX, February 8, 2016 – Sammons Enterprises, Inc. announced it has acquired Sweetwater Ranches Conservancy, LLC and Pathfinder Land and Ranch Management with related assets from Pathfinder Renewable Wind Energy, LLC. The acquisition includes Sweetwater River Conservancy, LLC and its associated conservation banks.
Sammons Enterprises announces the promotion of Cheryl Gosch to general counsel, Sammons Enterprises and Yolanda Brown to assistant general counsel, Sammons Corporation effective January 1, 2016.
Materials handling specialist Briggs Equipment is helping a major UK charity to fund specialist equipment for disabled children through recycling everything from clothes to homewares.
Sammons Financial Group (SFG) has been named Outstanding Corporate/Foundation by the Central Iowa Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). SFG was recognized at the AFP's Annual Philanthropy Day awards on Friday, November 13.
Sammons Financial Group (SFG) recently joined Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sioux Falls in dedicating a home to a local family. A project that began last year, SFG's sponsorship of the home included a $60,000 donation toward the cost of building the home, as well as volunteer hours contributed by employees of SFG Member Companies.