MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Acquisition–Today, Dungarvin
Inc. announced effective June 1, 2016 it had purchased ACI Support
Specialists, Inc. of North Carolina. With the completion of this
transaction Dungarvin expands its footprint into North Carolina.
“This acquisition is unique for Dungarvin with respect that
substantially all of ACI’s leadership team, including three of the four
current owners, will remain with the company as it joins Dungarvin,”
stated Dungarvin’s President and CEO, Dave
Toeniskoetter. “We are excited to be welcoming ACI Support
Specialists, Inc. into the Dungarvin organization!” Dan
Griffin, Regional Director, added, “ACI is a company that truly
lives its mission! They really see the possibilities of all the people
we touch – people we support, their families and friends, our staff and
our communities. I am very much looking forward to learning from and
working with the ACI team.”
ACI provides supports to more than 450 individuals with intellectual
and/or developmental disabilities as well as approximately 190 children
in therapeutic foster care. In addition, ACI has approximately 500
employees and 235 independent contractors providing foster care and
adult family living services. ACI will become Dungarvin’s fourth largest
state program, by revenue.
For the first year ACI Support Specialists, Inc. will continue to
operate under its own name. During the next year Dungarvin plans to
carefully strategize for the full integration of ACI into the Dungarvin
organization while assimilating practices that have made ACI a “provider
of choice” in North Carolina.
Founded in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1976, Dungarvin is a leading national
organization of privately owned companies that are dedicated to
providing high quality, community-based supports
to people with varying support needs across 14 states.
Bob Longo, 651-699-0206