Backyard Discovery Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1968

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 300

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 3

  • Investments
  • 4

Backyard Discovery General Information

Description

Manufacturer and distributor of wooden play sets and swing sets intended to serve a varied range of customers. The company operates as a designer, manufacturer, distributor and installer of swing sets, playhouses, patio products, sheds and other backyard leisure products in North America and Europe manufactured by using cedar wood that is naturally resistant to rot and decay, enabling customers to avail durable wooden residential outdoor play sets.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Recreational Goods
Other Industries
Distributors/Wholesale (B2C)
Corporate Office
  • 3001 North Rouse Avenue
  • Pittsburg, KS 66762
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

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Backyard Discovery Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Backyard Discovery Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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Backyard Discovery Competitors (3)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Funko Formerly PE-Backed Everett, WA 0000 00000 00000000000 00000
Backyard Fun Factory Private Debt Financed White Settlement, TX 00000 000000000 00000
KidKraft Private Equity-Backed Dallas, TX 000 000.00 0000000000. 000.00
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Backyard Discovery Patents

Backyard Discovery Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20230017313-A1 Outdoor building having joist assembly Pending 13-Jul-2021 0000000000 00
CA-3167499-A1 Outdoor building having joist assembly Pending 13-Jul-2021 0000000000
US-20220228794-A1 Patio cooler Inactive 21-Jan-2021 000000000
CA-3106710-A1 Patio cooler Pending 21-Jan-2021 000000000
CA-3131020-A1 Roof structure including panels and substructure for supporting panels and methods for assembly thereof Pending 17-Sep-2020 E04H1/1205
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Backyard Discovery Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Cody Fox President
Mark Brown Corporate Controller
Richard Barker Director of Finance And Accounting
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Backyard Discovery Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Backyard Discovery Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Backyard Discovery Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
The Step2 Company 18-Oct-2016 0000000000 Recreational Goods 00000 000
Go Configure 26-Nov-2012 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 000 00000
Classic Manor 31-Aug-2011 0000000000 00.000 Other Consumer Durables
Sheds USA 02-Nov-2010 Buyout/LBO Home Furnishings
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Backyard Discovery Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
The Step2 Company Recreational Goods Streetsboro, OH 0000
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Backyard Discovery Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Go Configure 26-Nov-2012 0000000000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
Sheds USA 02-Nov-2010 Buyout/LBO Completed
  • 3 buyers
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Backyard Discovery FAQs

  • When was Backyard Discovery founded?

    Backyard Discovery was founded in 1968.

  • Where is Backyard Discovery headquartered?

    Backyard Discovery is headquartered in Pittsburg, KS.

  • What is the size of Backyard Discovery?

    Backyard Discovery has 300 total employees.

  • What industry is Backyard Discovery in?

    Backyard Discovery’s primary industry is Recreational Goods.

  • Is Backyard Discovery a private or public company?

    Backyard Discovery is a Private company.

  • What is Backyard Discovery’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Backyard Discovery is 000000.

  • Who are Backyard Discovery’s investors?

    Baird Capital and Greyrock Capital Group have invested in Backyard Discovery.

  • Who are Backyard Discovery’s competitors?

    Funko, Backyard Fun Factory, and KidKraft are competitors of Backyard Discovery.

  • When was Backyard Discovery acquired?

    Backyard Discovery was acquired on 01-Jun-2023.

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