PestVets opens 2021 Veteran of the Year nominations


January 28, 2021



The National Pest Management Association’s (NPMA’s) PestVets Council has opened nominations for the 2021 Veteran of the Year Award.

The deadline for nominations is Feb. 1. The recipient will be awarded at Legislative Day this year, which will be held virtually March 16-17. (Registration is now open for Legislative Day here.)

The PestVets Veteran of the Year Award was created to honor a veteran who has helped strengthen the role of the pest management industry. They are recognized for their outstanding contributions to the industry and to the communities they serve. FMC Corp. has supported PestVets initiatives since its inception.

The criteria may include any of the following: the nominee’s leadership/involvement in community volunteer activities, the nominee’s contributions to the pest control industry, the nominee’s contributions to his/her company, and the nominee’s contributions to other veterans.

Submit your nomination form for the 2021 Veteran of the Year Award here.

The minimum qualifications for a nomination must include: must be an honorably discharged (DD214) Veteran of the U.S. Military and must be employed by an NPMA member company.

If you have any questions regarding a nomination, or for additional information, email Jake Plevelich, the NPMA director of Public Policy or call (703) 352-6762.

Since 1933, the NPMA has represented the interests of its members and the structural pest control industry’s commitment to the protection of public health, food and property.

The NPMA has guided its more than 7,000 member companies and the pest control industry through the creation of verifiable training, the changing technologies used by the industry, and public and media relations.


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