Alpha & Omega Building ServicesSt Paul, Minn/Dayton, Ohio Marsden Holding, L.L.C., a national facility services provider, announces the acquisition of Alpha & Omega Building Services, Inc and Alpha & Omega Building Services, Ltd through its wholly owned subsidiary company, Scioto, L.L.C. The acquisition was completed on August 1, 2022. Scioto, L.L.C. is a commercial janitorial contractor headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Alpha & Omega is a commercial janitorial and building maintenance contractor headquartered in Dayton, Ohio. The terms of the deal were not published.

The acquisition of Alpha & Omega will allow Scioto to expand its capacity and capabilities in Ohio and the surrounding markets. Alpha & Omega has over 35 years of commercial janitorial experience and services clients throughout southwestern Ohio, northern Kentucky, and eastern Indiana. Alpha & Omega cleans and disinfects a variety of commercial properties and specializes in servicing educational facilities, holding the janitorial contracts for over 200 school buildings that support more than 40,000 students. Alpha & Omega holds a CIMS Green Building Certification, a Certification with Honor from the International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA), and a Global Bio-risk Advisory Council Certification.

“Alpha & Omega has an incredible reputation in the market,” said Chip Niswonger, the President of Scioto “Not only are they known for their commitment to quality service, but they are also known to be an amazing community partner. We felt that their alignment with Marsden’s core values and charitable giving mission really made this partnership make sense. And we’re excited by how we can bring Alpha & Omega’s experience and unique expertise to our broader client base.”

Alpha & Omega will continue doing business as Alpha & Omega and is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Scioto, L.L.C.  The former owners of Alpha & Omega, Jim Baker, Michael Crotty, and Scott Berlekamp are assisting with the transition to Scioto, L.L.C. and Crotty and Berlekamp will remain actively engaged.

“I couldn’t be more proud of the acquisition and the opportunities that it brings for Alpha & Omega,” said Baker. “I knew if I sold to anyone, I wanted it to be Marsden. They have the philosophies of taking care of their customers and their folks.”

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About Marsden: Marsden Services is a comprehensive facility services provider, offering janitorial, security, mechanical engineering, restoration, emergency, handyman, integrated facilities management, and other facility services. Marsden operates throughout the country, servicing over 500 million square feet every day. To learn more about Marsden, visit To learn more about Scioto Services, visit To learn more about Alpha & Omega, visit