PMP Hall of Fame

Staying true to the PMP Hall of Fame vision

November 17, 2018 By
When I joined the staff of Pest Control, now Pest Management Professional, (PMP) in late 1995, I became part of a dedicated editorial team led by Publisher/Editor-in-Chief Jerry Mix and Managing Editor Lisa Shaheen, who later rose in ranks to... Read more»
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PMP recognizes Class of 2018 inductees

October 23, 2018 By
Pest Management Professional (PMP) celebrated the inductees to its Hall of Fame during a black tie dinner and induction ceremony held Oct. 22 in Orlando, Fla., the day before the National Pest Management Association’s (NPMA’s) 2018 PestWorld event. The five members of the Class... Read more»
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2018 HoF Inductee: Dr. Robert Snetsinger

May 9, 2018 By
Dr. Robert “Butterfly Bob” Snetsinger is this year’s posthumous Hall of Fame candidate. He retired in 1999 as Professor Emeritus in the Department of Entomology for Pennylvania State University, State College, Pa., after a 38-year career there. During his academic... Read more»
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2018 HoF Inductee: Dr. Nan-Yao Su

May 9, 2018 By
Dr. Nan-Yao Su, a distinguished professor of entomology at the University of Florida (UF) Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences in Gainesville, is a world-renowned authority on termites and is known for his innovative approach for their population management. He... Read more»
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2018 HoF Inductee: Tom Fortson

May 9, 2018 By
Tom Fortson Jr., vice chairman of Terminix Service Inc. (TSI), is a third-generation pest management professional who is overseeing the fourth and fifth generations at the Columbia, S.C.-based company. Founded in 1947 as a franchise of what’s today known as... Read more»
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2018 HoF Inductee: Dr. Cisse Spragins

May 9, 2018 By
Dr. Cisse Spragins’ career in pest management began in 1989, when she landed a job in Bell Laboratories’ chemistry lab while working on her Ph.D. in physics, after earning bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemistry. She stayed at the company... Read more»
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2018 HoF Inductee: Harvey Goldglantz

May 8, 2018 By
Harvey Goldglantz spent 35 years building and operating a successful pest management business, Philadelphia Exterminating Co. While his company was a regional trailblazer, Goldglantz is being inducted for making a career out of raising the industry’s knowledge and professionalism, as... Read more»
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Remember the Titans: PMP Hall of Fame book now available

November 21, 2016 By
For years, Pest Management Professional (PMP) has honored the leaders and legends of the industry in the pages of the magazine. Now you can read about the remarkable achievements of 87 PMP Hall of Fame inductees in an exclusive new... Read more»
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PMP honors 2016 Hall of Fame inductees

October 18, 2016 By
The 2016 class of  Pest Management Professional’s (PMP’s) Hall of Fame was honored at a black-tie ceremony Oct. 17 at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel in Seattle on the eve of the National Pest Management Association‘s 2016 PestWorld. This year, four industry... Read more»
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PMP announces its 20th Hall of Fame class

April 20, 2016 By
It’s hard to believe 20 years have passed since Dr. Austin Frishman explained, in a conference call with the Pest Management Professional (PMP) magazine staff, his desire to recognize the many leaders and pioneers — both contemporary and from generations... Read more»