Artisans Inc. Acquires Tri-Five Holdings

By Dustin Shrader , Managing Editor

Aerial view of Artisans Inc. Image courtesy of Artisans Inc. 

October 6, 2023

Artisans Inc., Glen Flora, Wisconsin, has acquired Tri-Five Holdings, Lexington, Kentucky.

At almost a decade old, Tri-Five Holdings has exponentially grown and is known for its College House and Lighthouse brands, as well as its support in the ASI market.

“We are so pleased to welcome Tri-Five to the Artisans’ family,” says Kyle Foster, CEO of Artisans. “Tri­ Five brings an experienced management team, a strong manufacturing base, seasoned sales reps, great art and a focus on quality and deliveries to the collegiate and resort markets. We welcome the sixty-five Tri-Five employees to the Artisans ESOP family and look forward to collaboratively growing our business with our new group of fellow employee owners.”

Brandon Everman, president of Tri-Five says, “We are thrilled to join forces with Artisans. This blending of our businesses provides both entities with a broader stable of exceptional products and artwork. Our sales rep footprint will also grow substantially. We are also excited that all of our employees will have the opportunity to become employee owners of Artisans.”