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PMP Editor-at-Large Jerry Mix can be reached at pmpeditor@northcoastmedia.net.

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5 questions with Larry Pinto Posted on 02 Oct 2018 in the Bed Bugs & Human Interest & Mice & Rats categories.

Our question-and-answer session this month focuses on Larry Pinto, who with his wife and fellow entomologist, Sandy Kraft, has published “Techletter,” a bi-weekly training newsletter for pest management technicians, since... Read more»

PMPs find success with commercial bird control Posted on 27 Mar 2018 in the featured categories.

Read on for advice from PMPs in the field. Read more»

Young elected COSE chair Posted on 12 Feb 2018 in the News categories.

John G. Young, the president of Speed Exterminating in Cleveland, Ohio, was recently named as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE), for... Read more»

Women in pest management: Deni Naumann Posted on 04 Jan 2018 in the featured & Human Interest categories.

Naumann promotes quality and ethics in the industry. Read more»

Women in pest management: Dr. Dini Miller Posted on 02 Jan 2018 in the featured & Human Interest categories.

Even after nearly 20 years of playing a very active role in pest management, Dr. Dini Miller has lost none of her enthusiasm for the industry. Read more»

Women in pest management: Valera Jessee Posted on 28 Dec 2017 in the featured & Human Interest categories.

PMP interviews seven professionals about their journey so far, and what’s next in 2018. Read more»

Why Turner Pest Control invests in technology Posted on 02 Nov 2017 in the Business & featured categories.

Staying on the cutting edge is what sets this Florida firm apart. Read more»

Consistency counts for McNeely Pest training center Posted on 31 Oct 2017 in the Business & featured categories.

The North Carolina firm ensures solid quality by focusing on employee training and growth. The good news this year for McNeely Pest Control is that the firm is building a... Read more»

2017 PMP Hall of Fame Inductee: Chuck Steinmetz, a company builder Posted on 16 Oct 2017 in the featured & Human Interest categories.

Even at age 77, Chuck Steinmetz still maintains the enthusiasm that enabled him to climb the ladder of success in the pest management industry. Read more»

PMP Hall of Fame 2017: Ed Martin, the fighter of Formosans Posted on 04 Oct 2017 in the featured & Human Interest categories.

Ed Martin spent a “mere” 56 years at Terminix and 58 years in the industry, training and mentoring in termite and general pest control all along the way. Read more»