Leap Partners
Left to right: Ben Scott, Amy Walsh, Marcus Cook, and Kristi Toth.

Leap Partners Acquires Emerald Bay Plumbing

April 16, 2024
Acquisition will expand the company's presence in the Florida Panhandle.

NASHVILLE, TN — Leap Partners, one of the fastest-growing home service companies with HVAC, plumbing and electrical businesses across the Southeast, announces its latest venture into Florida’s flourishing market with the acquisition of Emerald Bay Plumbing in Destin, Fla. 

Voted Best in Destin in 2024, Emerald Bay Plumbing will continue to be led by former owner Marcus Cook and operate under the prominent Emerald Bay Plumbing brand. 

“We are thrilled to extend a warm welcome to the Emerald Bay Plumbing family,” said John Cerasuolo, Leap Partners CEO. “Under Marcus’ leadership, Emerald Bay Plumbing has solidified its status as Destin’s premier plumbing service provider, embodying the same dedication to excellence that defines Leap Partners.” 

“My team and I have dedicated ourselves to delivering unparalleled plumbing solutions in Destin,” Cook said. “With Leap Partners’ support and expertise, we are excited to elevate our service offerings even further, continuing our mission to provide top-tier plumbing services to the Emerald Coast.” 

Over the last two years, Leap Partners’ portfolio has grown to include 15 HVAC, plumbing and electrical companies across Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina and Tennessee. The portfolio includes companies of all sizes, and Leap Partners provides support and investment for these businesses to grow and expand while empowering the local leaders to manage with autonomy.  

Owners of HVAC, plumbing and electrical companies interested in selling and either staying with their companies or planning their exit strategy can visit theleappartners.com to learn more or speak with other owners about their selling experience. 


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