Effective March 1, 2023 Calgary’s Blackfoot Motosports has new owners following the acquisition of the multi-brand powersports dealership by Barnes Garage Co.
Details were announced in the following press release:
CALGARY, Canada (March 1st, 2023) – Barnes Garage Co. announced the acquisition of Blackfoot Motosports, which will be renamed Barnes Powersports Blackfoot (BPS – Blackfoot), effective March 1st, 2023.
Brian Barnes, COO at Barnes Garage Co., said, “Barnes Garage Co. has a tradition of innovation and hard work with a strong focus on the customer. We look forward to expanding the great work Blackfoot has done to an even broader customer base over the coming years.”
Aaron Barnes, CFO, added, “We recognize the incredible legacy of Blackfoot and are thrilled to carry that forward. We also want to recognize that dedicated customers are the backbone of our company, and this expansion will allow us to further support the riding community in Alberta and provide even greater service to our customers in this important market.”
Barnes Powersports Blackfoot will retain all brands, management, employees, and distribution networks currently in place. Customers, staff, and suppliers can all expect to benefit from the sharing of best practices, systems, and technology, as well as from the increased scale and efficiency of operations.
With the acquisition, Barnes Garage Co. now offers 14 premium brands in seven market-leading locations across British Columbia and Alberta. Barnes Garage Co. has more than 240 employees and is currently hiring in all locations.