Gate is one of the leading petroleum service centers of the nation. Herbert Hill Peyton founded the company in 1960. After being greatly affected by crisis of oil in 1972, the company started to offer diversified services. As a part of diversification, the company operates and owns four private clubs including Epping Forest Yacht Club, The River Club, The Ponte Vedra Inn & Club and The Lodge & Club. Gate also offers services in real estate sector around the Southeast. Their portfolio includes Riverplace Tower, Deerwood Park along with an office park of 1000 acre in Jacksonville. Moreover, they have completed eight concrete plants so far across Alabama, Texas, Tennessee, Florida, North Caroline and Kentucky.