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Response Team 1: Company Expands National Presence, Acquiring 4 Premier Property Restoration Firms


Wheeling, Ill. — May 26, 2015 — Response Team 1 has expanded and strengthened its national presence through the acquisition of four regional property restoration firms. Response Team 1 is the nation’s second-largest property restoration company, serving 34 states from 25 locations.

The companies acquired by Response Team 1 are Empire Construction & Technologies, Inc., Irvine, Calif.; ESN Restoration Services, San Marcos, Calif.; QCI Restoration, Elgin, Ill.; and Worldwide Restoration, Inc., Tulsa, Okla. Each of the four provides a wide range of property restoration services, often in response to weather events and other disasters.

“The addition of these four companies is consistent with our strategy of expanding our best-in-class portfolio of property restoration and renovation firms,” said John M. Goense, chairman of Response Team 1. “As a Response Team 1 company, individual firms will retain their leadership and commitment to service that has positioned them as leaders in their respective markets. This collaborative relationship will enhance their abilities to deliver high-quality services to their customers.”

With its resources and capabilities, Response Team 1 has the capacity and expertise to quickly restore any single family residence or large commercial building, or renovate any multifamily property coast-to-coast.

Response Team 1 was recently named to the Inc. Magazine 500 list as one of the fastest growing companies in America in 2014. The firm captured the 422nd slot in the ranking, making the Top 500 in its first year of eligibility.

For more information, visit www.responseteam1.com.

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