"PlayCore helps build stronger communities by advancing play and recreation through our innovative and imaginative solutions." —Bob Farnsworth, CEO


  • Investment type:Buyout / recapitalization
  • Headquarters:Chattanooga, Tennessee

PlayCore is a designer, manufacturer, and marketer of a broad range of playground, park, and other recreational products.  The commercial play division markets modular and custom playground systems and components to municipalities, schools, parks, and other.

Add-On Acquisitions

  • 2012DERO Bike Rack
  • 2012Colorado Time Systems / Colorado Display Systems
  • 2011National Recreation Systems
  • 2010Spectrum Products
  • 2010Big Toys
  • 2009GT Grandstands
  • 2008Everlast Climbing Industries
  • 2008Ultra Play Systems
  • 2008Robertson Industries