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NPMA adds Kurtz to Legislative Day

February 15, 2019 By
On Friday, Feb. 15, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) announced that Howard Kurtz will be a keynote speaker for its Legislative Day event later this month. Kurtz is a political analyst, author and the host of Media Buzz for... Read more»
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Top 10 U.S. cities for vector pests this winter

February 14, 2019 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) released its bi-annual Vector Sectors list, naming the top 10 U.S. cities most likely to experience increased pressure from vector pests, like rodents and cockroaches, for the rest of the winter. As vectors of... Read more»
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Truly Nolen promotes Augie Hooker

February 13, 2019 By
Truly Nolen Pest Control promoted Augie Hooker to manager of the company’s Tempe, Ariz., service office. Hooker joined Truly Nolen in August 2016 and was most recently the assistant manager of the company’s Phoenix service office. Prior to joining the... Read more»
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PWIPM announces upcoming events

February 12, 2019 By
The National Pest Management Association’s (NPMA’s) Professional Women in Pest Management (PWIPM) group is encouraging pest management professionals worldwide to participate in International Women’s Day on Mar. 8, 2019. The global event acknowledges the social, economic, cultural and political achievements women... Read more»
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AMVAC logo marks milestone

February 11, 2019 By
AMVAC Chemical Corp.’s parent company, American Vanguard Corp., is marking 50 years in business with a new look. The company launched new brand logos for both corporations and added the tagline “An American Vanguard Company” to all operating subsidiaries. “This is a... Read more»
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Truly Nolen promotes Garcia, Carrillo

February 8, 2019 By
Truly Nolen Pest Control promoted two employees in the company’s California Residential Division. Joshua Garcia was promoted to manager of the San Diego service office and Francisco Carrillo was promoted to manager of the San Marcos service office. Garcia joined... Read more»
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Terminix celebrates Valentine’s Day with chocolate-covered crickets

February 8, 2019 By
Terminix, based in Memphis, Tenn., is offering a Valentine’s Day sweepstakes. The pest control company will send lucky winners across the country edible, chocolate-covered Valentine’s crickets in a heart-shaped box. “Terminix is hoping to add a little fun with a... Read more»
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Sprague promotes Ross Treleven to VP, Operations

February 7, 2019 By
Sprague Pest Solutions promoted Ross Treleven to VP, Operations, reporting directly to Sprague’s CEO, Alfie Treleven. Ross will work alongside Sprague’s COO, Jeff Miller, and oversee Sprague’s field operations. Sprague’s current executive leadership team is the third generation of Trelevens... Read more»
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Sen. Hyde-Smith to speak at Legislative Day

February 6, 2019 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has confirmed that U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) will speak during the 32nd annual Legislative Day conference in Washington, D.C. Sen. Hyde-Smith is scheduled to speak as part of the MGK “Headquarters on the... Read more»
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Arrow Exterminators acquires All Guard Pest Control

February 6, 2019 By
Atlanta, Ga.-based Arrow Exterminators acquired All Guard Pest Control in Chandler, Ariz. This deal expands Arrow’s presence in the South Phoenix and East Valley markets. “We are so pleased to welcome the customers and team members of All Guard Pest... Read more»
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