Bug Off Pest Control Center hosted the New York Pest Expo on Nov. 9 with the theme “Shattering Myths!” at the George Washington Bridge Doubletree Hotel in Fort Lee, N.J.
Check out some highlights throughout the event, featuring exhibitors, speakers and more.
Attendees of the New York Pest Expo had a chance to check out exhibitors prior to the start of presentations. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Attendees gather for the start of the New York Pest Expo. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Andy Linares, of Bug Off Pest Control Center, kicks off the New York Pest Expo. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Andy Linares presents giveaways to start the expo for those who registered early for the event. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Andy Linares introduces the first presenter of the day Dr. Claudia Riegel. She is the director of the City of New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Board. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Dr. Claudia Riegel presents on integrated pest management myths. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Andy Linares introduces Lou Sorkin, BCE, of Entsult Associates. Sorkin presented “Oops! I mistook you for something else – common pest misidentifications.” PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Lou Sorkin, BCE, shared common pest lookalikes that are dealt with in urban pest management. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Dr. Tim Husen, BCE, PHE, PCQI, technical sales manager of Syngenta, presents “Nuisance Ants – Fact vs. Fiction.” PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Andy Linares gifts Rodexit to Kathleen Corradi, the director of rodent mitigation for New York City aka the “rat czar.” PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Kim Kelley-Tunis, ACE, BCE, PCQI, senior director of field services at Nisus Corp., discusses cockroach myths in her presentation “Cockroaches – Setting the Record Straight.” PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Kim Kelley-Tunis, ACE, BCE, PCQI, talks with attendees during her presentation. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
Anna Berry, BCE, U.S. technical director at Pelsis, talks stored product pest myths during her presentation. PHOTO: PMP STAFF
John Murphy, CO2 development and implementation manager at Liphatech, busts rodent myths in the last presentation of the day. PHOTO: PMP STAFF