About Front Line Road Safety Group
Through its best-in-class operating companies, Frontline is a national provider of pavement markings and related services that increase the safety of roads, highways, and airports. Frontline’s services include:
• Installation of Safety Markings – paint, thermoplastic, preformed thermoplastic, MMA, epoxy, tape, rumble strips
• Line and Rubber Removal
• Other Services – safety and marking product distribution, grooving, crack sealing
Frontline offers customers the advantages and resources that come with national scale, as well as benefits of local service, expertise and execution.
With 27 locations nationwide, Frontline has operations in all regions of the United States. The broad reach of the Frontline organization allows its operating companies access to best-in-class training and safety programs, equipment and material procurement operations, and technology platforms.
Our Most Recent Acquisition
Frontline Road Safety, A Portfolio Company of The Sterling Group, Completes the Acquisition of Ozark Striping Company, LLC
Houston, Texas – May 31, 2022 – Frontline Road Safety (“Frontline”), a portfolio company of The Sterling Group (“Sterling”), today announced the acquisition of the pavement marking contracting operations of Ozark Striping Company, LLC. (“Ozark”). Frontline’s operating companies provide pavement marking and ancillary services to a variety of end markets and customers.
The Ozark transaction marks Frontline’s eighth acquisition since the platform was established in July 2020. Headquartered in Ozark, Alabama, Ozark Striping Company is a pavement marking contractor known across the industry as one of the leading firms in the nation.
“We are excited to expand our footprint in the Southeast region by partnering with this best-in-class pavement marking firm and look forward to working with the outstanding team at Ozark,” said Mitch Williams, CEO of Frontline Road Safety. “Ozark has a strong presence in Alabama and is a great addition to the Frontline family.”
“We have built a premier pavement marking contractor of considerable scale and believe Frontline is the ideal partner for Ozark going forward,” said Lee Gross, President of Ozark Striping Company.
Over the last several years, Sterling has executed on its investment thesis to build a leader in the road safety and infrastructure maintenance industry. Through organic growth and further acquisitions, Sterling intends to continue building Frontline into the leading platform for road safety solutions with best-in-class local execution capabilities. Sterling has a long history of partnering with entrepreneurs and management teams to support the growth of their businesses.
Local Relationships and Service
Frontline’s best-in-class operating companies are leaders in their respective regions. Their local expertise, relationships and dedication to superior service result in excellent project execution for customers. Frontline companies have an average history of 44 years operating in their region, bringing local experience and knowledge to every job.