Natick, MA (June 26, 2024) – RVi Planning + Landscape Architecture (RVi), a national design firm widely recognized for its contributions in land planning, landscape architecture, and the design of outdoor spaces, acquired Russell + Mills Studios to broaden its resources and capabilities in Colorado and throughout the Rocky Mountain region.

With offices in Fort Collins and Denver, Russell + Mills provides landscape architecture, urban design, and master planning services for a variety of public and private projects.

Russell + Mills is experienced in urban spaces, public parks and botanical gardens, civic environments, community planning, resorts and entertainment, national parks, and campus planning.

“It has always been a core value for our team to create places that invite and inspire, working with our clients to understand their vision and achieve success together. It is clear that RVi shares the same values as us, and we are excited about this opportunity,” said Craig Russell, Principal of Russell + Mills.

Chris Crawford, President of RVi, said, “Russell + Mills brings expertise that will add to our shared vision of creating inspiring spaces while enhancing our capabilities in public work, urban planning, and design. We’re excited to work with the Russell + Mills team and expand our capabilities and geographic reach within the Rocky Mountain region.”

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Morrissey Goodale, a specialized management consulting and research firm exclusively serving the architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting industries, initiated the transaction and advised RVi.

About Morrissey Goodale

Morrissey Goodale has helped hundreds of clients transform and grow their architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting companies into high-level performers through strategic business planning, mergers and acquisition advisory, valuation and ownership transition, market research, marketing and business development, leadership training and development, Lean Operation Strategies, organizational development and management, virtual reality solutions, and executive search. Morrissey Goodale’s team of M&A consultants assist throughout the M&A process, from preparing firms for a transaction to a successful integration. 

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