BradyIFS Acquires Hill & Markes

July 7, 2022 BradyIFS Acquires Hill & Markes

BradyIFS has purchased Hill & Markes Inc. for an undisclosed sum.

The acquisition expands BradyIFS’ product offerings and geographical presence in Upstate New York and Vermont. With the Hill & Markes addition, BradyIFS’ annual revenues are now forecast to exceed US$1.3 billion.

“BradyIFS is comprised of many family-focused businesses that have grown through a commitment to the employees, customers and the communities they serve,” said Jason Packer, Hill & Markes CEO. “We are pleased to have found a partner that allows Hill & Markes to thrive as it always has. While it is never an easy decision to sell a family legacy, we are excited to have found the right strategic partner in BradyIFS.”

“We are fortunate to be able to partner with the incredible team at Hill & Markes,” said Kenneth D. Sweder, BradyIFS CEO. “Hill & Markes’ customer-centric culture and product offering align well with BradyIFS, and we’re thrilled to have Jason Packer and his leadership team continue to drive growth in the region.”

About BradyIFS
Headquartered in Las Vegas, BradyIFS distributes cleaning products to the hospitality, office building, health care, restaurant, recreation, education, retail, industrial, and transportation industries via six operating divisions. For more information, visit

About Hill & Markes
Hill & Markes is an Amsterdam, New York-based distributor of janitorial, industrial packaging, food service, farm, and office products to various market segments around the country. The family-owned business was founded more than 100 years ago. For more information, visit