MissQuito, a women-led and -operated mosquito control brand owned by Rollins Inc., announced Julie Fogg as its business development manager to help drive the growth and expansion of MissQuito.
As a veteran in the pest control industry, Fogg brings the experience to find innovative and flexible ways to provide mosquito control to both residential and commercial customers.
“I am ecstatic for Julie to join our team,” said Natasha Oldham, general manager of MissQuito. “She is a strong addition to our team and aligns with our commitment to empower our team members to achieve their professional and personal goals.”
Fogg has over 35 years of pest control experience. In 2021 she retired from Verseris, but came out of retirement for this opportunity.
“I am very excited about empowering women in this industry,” said Fogg. “I have seen this industry change a lot since the 1980s and MissQuito offers a different and invigorating challenge to advance and improve the industry.”
As a fully women-led company, MissQuito offers women opportunities to grow and be entrepreneurs in the pest control industry. Pest control was rated as one of the Best Jobs according to U.S. News & World Report. The report considers categories like growth potential, work-life balance, and salary. Only 4.7 percent of pest control workers are female.
MissQuito launched in 2021 and services Cobb, Paulding, North Fulton counties and the surrounding areas in Georgia.
Chaired by Pest Management Professional Hall of Famer Gary Rollins (Class of 2012), Rollins Inc. was founded in 1948. The company has a family of leading brands, including Orkin, HomeTeam Pest Defense, Clark Pest Control, Northwest Exterminating, McCall Service, Trutech, Critter Control, Western Pest Services, Waltham Services, OPC Pest Services, The Industrial Fumigant Company, PermaTreat, Crane Pest Control, Missquito, Orkin Canada, Orkin Australia, Safeguard (UK), Aardwolf Pestkare (Singapore), and more.
The company provides essential pest control services and protection against termite damage, rodents and insects to more than two million customers in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia from more than 700 locations.