Difference Makers

Difference Maker: Norman Goldenberg, Terminix

February 1, 2013 By
How many years have you now been in the industry? The year 2013 will mark 52 years that I have been in the pest management and lawn care businesses. Over the years, how has the industry changed when it comes... Read more»

Difference Maker: Dr. Dini Miller, Virginia Tech University

January 13, 2013 By
As a child, were you fascinated by or fearful of pests? I don’t know if I would say fascinated, but my favorite toy was a stuffed ladybug I received at age two. I named her “BugWug” and still have her.... Read more»
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Difference Maker: Shripat T. Kamble, University of Nebraska

December 12, 2012 By
As a child, were you fascinated by or fearful of pests? I wasn’t fascinated or fearful, but I was curious about how they can affect and cause discomfort in human lives. I was also equally curious about the substantial damage... Read more»
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Difference Maker: Gary Bennett, Purdue University

November 13, 2012 By
As a child, were you fascinated by or fearful of pests? Growing up in a pest control family (Bennett Pest Control Co. in Lake Charles, La.), I cannot remember a time when I haven’t been interested in insects. My grandparents... Read more»
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Linden Griffin, Griffin Pest Solutions Inc.

August 1, 2012 By
As a child, were you fascinated by, or fearful of pests? As a child, I did an insect collection for the Boy Scouts to earn a merit badge. That spiked my interest at an early age. When and why did... Read more»
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