We are a leading omnichannel platform serving the $12.5 billion hydroponics, Controlled Environment Agriculture (“CEA”) and specialty agriculture industry in the United States. We are the largest omnichannel platform by revenue in the State of California with a retail footprint in four states, commercial warehouse direct capabilities in 17 states, and an eCommerce platform that can deliver to all 50 states. These capabilities allow us to provide a comprehensive product offering to the full spectrum of customers, from hobbyists to the largest commercial growers of agricultural products.

By combining retail, commercial warehouse direct and online capabilities, we believe we offer a true omnichannel experience that allows our customers to buy when, where and how they want while delivering a differentiated value proposition that captures the growth and evolution of the hydroponics, CEA and specialty agriculture industry. Our online channel provides a comprehensive offering of competitively priced, high-quality products backed by a content-rich eCommerce offering and supported by a knowledgeable staff of passionate horticulturists. Our retail channel provides a local walk-in presence offering a fully stocked product offering in a comfortable retail setting supported by our highly trained store support team. Finally, our commercial warehouse direct offering leverages a highly technical outside sales force that supports our commercial growers by delivering our full product and services offering. Our vision is to be embedded with all customers and serve them as a true “single-source solution” that allows the hobbyist grower and the largest commercial grower to leverage our entire platform for their benefit. 

265 Employees

A leading team of passionate horticulturists dedicated to helping you achieve the most weight while streamlining your business flow with automated technology.

17 Locations

We operate 17 retail hydroponic/gardening storefronts in California, Nevada, Oregon, and Colorado. We also manage eight warehouses, four in the greater Los Angeles area, three in Colorado, and one in Chico, California to service our retail storefronts, commercial warehouse direct, and eCommerce platforms.


Our acquired businesses have been operating for approximately 85 combined years and are integrated through an omnichannel model, which includes a large retail and distribution network and a scalable eCommerce platform, providing us with a unique competitive advantage.

Meet our team

Markus Hockenson
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Hockenson previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of International Car Wash Group (ICWG), the largest global operator of express conveyor car washes, and Vision Group Holdings, and has served in leadership positions at Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Starbucks, Advance Auto Parts, and TBC Corporation (Tire Kingdom).

Avi Levine
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Levine previously served as the CFO of the International Car Wash Group (ICWG), the largest global operator of express conveyor car washes. ICWG was sold to Driven Brands (NASDAQ: DRVN) in August 2020 for $1.5 billion. Prior to ICWG, Mr. Levine served in leadership roles at multi-unit retail, education and technology businesses.

Hydrobuilder Holdings Recent News

Hydrobuilder Holdings Acquires Home Grown Ventures (HGV Nutrients)

Hydrobuilder Holdings Acquires Home Grown Ventures and Continues to Strengthen its High-Quality CEA Portfolio PALM BEACH, Fla. — (BUSINESS WIRE)—July 20, 2021 — Hydrobuilder Holdings LLC (“Hyd…

Hydrobuilder Holdings Acquires Way to Grow

Leading Omni-channel Seller of Specialty Agriculture and Hydroponics Equipment and Supplies Adds Five Retail Locations to Hydrobuilder’s Growing Portfolio of High-Quality CEA Assets PALM BEACH, Fla.…

Hydrobuilder Holdings Completes $60 Million in Private Placement Financing

Company has Raised in Excess of $130 Million in Capital Since November 2020 – Continues to Seek Out High Quality Assets Within the Omni-Channel Space Across Hydroponics, Specialty Gardening and …

Hydrobuilder Holdings Appoints Daniel Laughlin as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development

Leading Omni-channel Seller of Specialty Agriculture and Hydroponics Equipment and Supplies Adds Experienced Leader to Oversee Company’s Acquisition Activities PALM BEACH, Fla.–Hydrobuilder Ho…

Hydrobuilder Holdings Appoints Will Ford as Vice President of Commercial Sales

Hydrobuilder Holdings LLC (“Hydrobuilder Holdings” or “the Company”) a leading omni-channel retailer of specialty agriculture and hydroponics equipment and supplies, today announced the appoin…