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Jacketta Sweeping Service

Jacketta Sweeping Service

As the most populous city in Utah, Salt Lake City has a pronounced need for the regular power sweeping of its streets, lots, parking structures, and the like. But beyond the marked level of particularized heavy metals, soot particulates, and other debris common to busy roadways, the air in SLC is also known for its […]

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DTG Recycle Enters the Pacific Sweeper Market with Professionalism

DTG Recycle Enters the Pacific Sweeper Market with Professionalism

Sometimes the new kid on the block isn’t exactly new. Which is exactly the case when it comes to DTG Recycle. As one of the largest commercial recyclers in the Pacific Northwest, the company is no stranger to helping customers while keeping an eye on environmental impact. Which is why it only made sense for […]

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Mister Sweeper: Serving Dallas & Houston Since 1965

Mister Sweeper: Serving Dallas & Houston Since 1965

Mister Sweeper was founded in 1965. Over the intervening half-century, they have earned a reputation for high-quality street sweeping service and have become the Lone Star State’s most trusted street sweeping company. Mister Sweeper has been in the business for 65 years at the time of this writing and their service area is absolutely massive. […]

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Diversifying with Sales and Service: LoRe Sweeping

Diversifying with Sales and Service: LoRe Sweeping

As with many sweeping companies, LoRe Sweeping started out as a family business that has diversified, but in an unusual way. Begun by Carmen and Maryann LoRe in 1978 with a single walk-behind Billy Goat Sweeper, the company quickly expanded. As their daughter, Marisa, came of age and married her husband Chris Faiella, who had […]

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Foundation of Family and Gratitude Are the Keys to CAM Services Growth

Foundation of Family and Gratitude Are the Keys to CAM Services Growth

The first time Hunter Hartman sat in a sweeper truck, he was only two. Perched in a car seat, he watched wide-eyed as his father took him for a ride. Decades later, it is no wonder that he’s now the president of CAM Services in Denver, Colorado. With family roots at the heart of everything […]

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Staying Busy with BZ & Son’s Sweeping and Washing

Staying Busy with BZ & Son’s Sweeping and Washing

Now entering its third and fourth generations, BZ & Son’s Sweeping and Washing Inc. is a Texas company solidly based on the premise of service. Started in 1986 by Bob Stumpf and his wife Zuella, it’s now being managed by the second generation, his son, Bob Stumpf Jr., and his wife Connie, along with their […]

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Ladybugs Parking Lot Sweeping Inc

Ladybugs Parking Lot Sweeping Inc

Ladybugs Parking Lot Sweeping Inc is a premier sweeping company located in Louisiana near Lafayette. It was created back in 2005 by a husband and wife team, that purchased the business from an associate of theirs in order to craft an improved life for their family. They have two young daughters and have made it […]

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Going National: A Look at 1-800-SWEEPER’s Past, Present, and Future

Going National: A Look at 1-800-SWEEPER’s Past, Present, and Future

Though 1-800-SWEEPER has become an industry giant, it wasn’t always that way. What started as an option to make it easier for regional customers to reach Progressive Sweeping has grown into a national organization that provides lead generation, support, education, and networking for other contractors in the power sweeping industry. But how did it grow […]

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Unique Approach: Manny Saxena’s Transit from Equity Funds to Contract Sweeping Services

Unique Approach: Manny Saxena’s Transit from Equity Funds to Contract Sweeping Services

Born in India and educated in the United States, Manvendra Saxena, or Manny as he prefers to be called, was working well at a private equity fund, Broadtree Partners, when the fund began looking at two family-owned and -operated sweeping services. Founded by Leonard Vella in 1958 at the very beginning of the sweeping industry, […]

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The Perfect Storm: How Jake’s Sweeping Tornados is Sweeping Up San Francisco Bay

The Perfect Storm: How Jake’s Sweeping Tornados is Sweeping Up San Francisco Bay

How does taking over a friend’s side hustle turned into a wildly successful business? Growing up in a family full of entrepreneurs, is it any wonder that Darren Estrada of Jake’s Sweeping Tornados had the entrepreneurial spirit at a young age? After selling a prior business, Mr. Estrada was looking for a new opportunity when […]

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