PlayCore Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1979

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 2,000


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Div. Recap.
  • (Announced)

  • Financing Rounds
  • 19

  • Investments
  • 31

PlayCore General Information


Manufacturer of playground equipment and recreation products intended to serve commercial and consumer markets. The company specializes in the design, manufacture and marketing of commercial playgrounds, parks, recreation, performance and specialty equipment, thereby ensuring that people of all ages, abilities and interests can live active healthy lifestyles.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Swing-N-Slide Corporation
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Products
Other Industries
Recreational Goods
Corporate Office
  • 544 Chestnut Street
  • Chattanooga, TN 37402
  • United States
+1 (877) 000-0000

PlayCore Timeline

Financing Round

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PlayCore Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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PlayCore Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Chattanooga, TN
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PlayCore Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
BCI Burke Company Private Equity-Backed Fond du Lac, WI 000 00.000 000000000 00.000
Playworld Private Equity-Backed Lewisburg, PA 000 000000000000
Kompan Private Equity-Backed Odense, Denmark 000 00000000000
Landscape Structures Corporation Delano, MN 000 000000000 -
PlayPower (Huntersville) Private Equity-Backed Huntersville, NC 000 00000 000000000 00000
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PlayCore Patents

PlayCore Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-7892101-B1 Child swing chair Inactive 18-Jul-2008 00000000 0
US-D583159-S1 Child swing chair Inactive 03-Jun-2008
US-D599587-S1 Swing harness Inactive 08-May-2008
US-D581176-S1 Swing seat Inactive 08-May-2008
US-8235338-B1 Swing support connector Active 30-Apr-2008 A63G9/00 00
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PlayCore Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Roger Posacki President & Chief Executive Officer
Mark Burgess Group President
Richard Ruegger Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
John Conely Sr. Chief Operating Officer
Tim Sudeith Senior Vice President & Business Unit Manager
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PlayCore Board Members (5)

Name Representing Role Since
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PlayCore Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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PlayCore Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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PlayCore Investments & Acquisitions (31)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Victor Stanley 16-Feb-2023 0000000000 Other Consumer Durables
AquaWorx USA 04-Nov-2021 0000000000 Other Commercial Products 00000 000
Sparton Enterprises 01-Nov-2021 0000000000 Other Materials
Icon Shelter Systems 30-Dec-2020 0000000000 Construction and Engineering
Superior Recreational Products 30-Jun-2017 Buyout/LBO Recreational Goods 00000 000
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PlayCore Subsidiaries (17)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
AquaWorx USA Other Commercial Products Saint Petersburg, FL 2009
Icon Shelter Systems Construction and Engineering Holland, MI 0000
Worlds of Wow Recreational Goods Denton, TX 0000
GT Grandstands Recreational Goods Plant City, FL 0000
The Park and Facilities Catalog Other Commercial Products 0000
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PlayCore Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Knorr Systems 05-Oct-2016 0000000000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
Swing-n-Slide 01-Apr-1998 Buyout/LBO Completed
  • 3 buyers
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