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  • Thu May 25 2017

    Countdown Begins for 9th Annual ICUP Event

    BIRMINGHAM, U.K. - The 9th International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP) will take place July 9 to 12 in Birmingham, U.K. The organizers plan to close online registration on June 16. Doors at Aston University in Birmingham, U.K., will open...

  • Thu May 25 2017

    Mosquitoes and Ticks – Little Pests Carry Big Risks

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - While researchers say it is difficult to determine whether unusual weather patterns this winter and spring will lead to larger mosquito and tick populations in the Upper Midwest this summer, one thing is certain - anyon...

  • Thu May 25 2017

    Syngenta Anounces 90-Day Control Contest

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – To celebrate that Demand CS insecticide and its pest control last for up to 90 days, Syngenta kicked off its 90-day control contest. Through the contest, which started Monday, PMPs will have the opportunity to win a $90 gif...

  • Thu May 25 2017

    Terminix Service Named a 'Best Employer' in North Carolina

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – Terminix Service has been named one of the 2017 Best Employers in North Carolina by Business North Carolina, NC SHRM and Best Companies Group. This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the...

  • Thu May 25 2017

    McCloud Services Holds Annual Food Industry Seminar

    OAKBROOK, Ill. - McCloud Services held its annual Pest Invasion premier food industry pest management seminar on April 25 in Oakbrook, Ill. The seminar was attended by nearly 350 pest management, environmental health and food safety professio...

  • Thu May 25 2017

    Rex Jennings, Longtime PestSure COO, Passes Away

    DALLAS, Texas. - Rex Jennings, the longtime chief operating officer of PestSure, passed away May 9 at his home in Dallas, Texas. He was 72. In 1986, Jennings began running PestSure, an insurance association specializing in covering pest con...

  • Thu May 25 2017

    Mosquito Magnet Offers Long-Term and Safe Solution

    LITITZ, Pa. – With warm weather quickly approaching, there are other ways to beat mosquito bites than hiding indoors, spraying the yard with harmful chemicals or hanging an unsightly and noisy bug zapper. Mosquito Magnet, a biting insect trap...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    Bug Out Service Hires Regional Vice President, Branch Manager

    PHOTO: Brian Dworetsky will serve as the new regional vice president of Bug Out Service for the Ocala branch. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Bug Out Service, a leader in termite control, pest control and lawn care services, has hired Brian Dworetsky ...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    Arrow Exterminators Announces New Training Academy

    Atlanta, Ga.– Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators is proud to announce the success of the new Service Professional Training Academy, a six-week program aimed at training and hiring superior new service professionals. The Academy just celebrated...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    Survey: ESA Gauging Interest in a Public Health Certification Program

    The Entomological Society of America (ESA) is the largest insect science organization in the world. Established in 1889 and with over 6,000 members in 80+ countries, the Society supports two primary certification programs for professionals wh...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    PPMA Announces Bed Bug Awareness Week

    FAIRFAX, Va. – Mattresses, shoes, suitcases and boxes are just a few of the places where bed bugs like to hide. With peak vacation season almost here, the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm o...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    Harvey Logan, Longtime EVP of PCOC, Passes Away

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Harvey Logan, longtime executive vice president of the Pest Control Operators of California, died on May 18. Logan began his role as EVP in 1983 at PCOC, which was then located in Los Angeles. He was instrumental in the...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    Alec Baldwin Discusses His Experience With Lyme Disease

    PORTOLA VALLEY, Ca. - Alec Baldwin, the 30 Rock and Saturday Night Live actor known for his Donald Trump impressions, revealed details about his struggle with Lyme disease for 17 years, MSN reports. Baldwin said he acquired the tick-borne i...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    NYPMA Elects New Officers for 2017-18

    ALBANY, N.Y. - Joel Nolasco became president of New York Pest Management Association on May 12 at its installation dinner dance. Nolasco is co-owner of NuBorn Pest Control in Mamaroneck, N.Y. Prior to becoming president Nolasco served as vice...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    Dodger, Killingsworth’s Bug-Sniffing K9 Fondly Remembered

    CHARLOTTE, NC - Killingsworth Home Services said goodbye to Dodger, one of its original bed bug-sniffing K9s, as he passed away on May 17. Born in Dec. 2005, Dodger was brought on board as a Killingsworth service dog by Mike Rogers in 2012, j...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    Harvey Massey Recognized as a CEO Of the Year

    ORLANDO, Fla— Massey Services Chairman and CEO, Harvey L. Massey, was among the 22 CEO of the Year honorees as announced by the Orlando Business Journal (OBJ). The CEO of the Year honorees are the highest-level executives at some of Central F...

  • Wed May 24 2017

    Brothers Bike 3,500-Mile Trip Launched Today in Seattle

    SEATTLE — The three Jenkins brothers, owners of ABC pest control companies in Texas, launched their cross-country bike ride today in Seattle. The journey ends 3,500 miles later in New York. Bobby, Raleigh and Dennis Jenkins, are embarking o...

  • Sat May 20 2017

    In Memoriam: Greg Campbell

    LA PORTE, Ind. — The pest control industry mourns the loss of Greg Campbell, owner of Hatfield Pest Control, La Porte, Ind., and longtime chair of the Purdue Planning Committee. Campbell passed away on May 13 at his home. A Purdue Universit...

  • Sat May 20 2017

    Arguments Heard in Montgomery County Lawn Care Ban Case

    WASHINGTON — RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) along with six local businesses and seven residents, presented oral arguments today in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland, asking the court to declare the law ban...

  • Thu May 18 2017

    Pestmaster Expands Internationally to Lebanon

    RENO, Calif. — Jeff Van Diepen, president and CEO of Pestmaster Services announced the company’s first international franchisee, located in the Republic of Lebanon. Van Diepen is excited about this new development, which he described as an ...