PMP Updates

Liphatech announces PestWorld 2012 contest winners

November 26, 2012 By
MILWAUKEE—It was a winning experience for many who visited the Liphatech Links while at Pestworld 2012 in Boston last month: Several participants took home a $200 Visa gift card.  Liphatech brought back the ever-popular golf challenge with a soft bait theme... Read more»
This article is tagged with , , , , , and posted in News, PMP Updates

Allergy Technologies funds OSU grant

November 26, 2012 By
AMBLER, PA—Allergy Technologies LLC, manufacturer of ActiveGuard Mattress Liners, is funding a second year of bed bug research at The Ohio State University with an additional grant of more than $100,000. This grant is an extension of last year’s support... Read more»
This article is tagged with , , , and posted in News, PMP Updates

Two PMPs win prizes from FMC at PestWorld

November 21, 2012 By
PHILADELPHIA—Two pest management professionals (PMPs) walked away winners after voting for issues that matter most to the pest industry at the FMC Professional Solutions booth during the 2012 PestWorld meeting in Boston. Lauraine DeFazio, of Pestex, Newton, Mass., won a... Read more»
This article is tagged with , , , , , , , , , and posted in News, PMP Updates
Logo: National Pest Management Association

NPMA seeks staff entomologist

November 20, 2012 By
FAIRFAX, VA.—The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is seeking an entomologist to join its team. Reporting to the director of technical services, the staff entomologist is an integral part of providing technical services to association members. The position includes the... Read more»
This article is tagged with , , , , and posted in News, PMP Updates
Technician Ryan Cannon of Live Oak Pest Control in Live Oak, Fla., pours Talstar XTRA granular insecticide featuring Verge technology into the hopper so he can treat Suwannee High School's fire ant problem.

FMC names 5 winners in ‘Friday Night Lights’ contest

November 15, 2012 By
PHILADELPHIA—For five high schools throughout the southern United States, there’s one less thing to worry about before playoffs: fire ants. That’s because each school won 10 bags of Talstar XTRA granular insecticide featuring Verge technology, a new product from FMC... Read more»
This article is tagged with , , , , , and posted in News, PMP Updates
Traci Thornton (Photo: Massey Services)

Massey appoints director of marketing

November 15, 2012 By
ORLANDO, FLA.—Traci Thornton has joined Massey Services as director of marketing. In her new role, Thornton is responsible for market planning and program development for all of the company’s services, which include pest prevention, termite protection and landscape services. Thornton... Read more»
This article is tagged with , and posted in News, PMP Updates
Logo: 2012 Pest Alliance

NPMA invites PMPs to 2012 Pest Alliance

November 13, 2012 By
FAIRFAX, VA.—The National Pest Management Association (NPMA)  invites pest management professionals (PMPs) to attend Pest Alliance 2012, where the industry shows its “Strength in Unity!” This year’s program, presented by the Texas Pest Control Association (TPCA) and NPMA Nov. 28-30... Read more»
This article is tagged with , , , and posted in News, PMP Updates
From left are Heron COO Steve Okros; Greg Wells, sales rep from the Sanford, Fla., branch; Mike Murphy, Leesburg, Fla., branch manager; Alison Grether, administrative specialist at the Orlando branch; Board Chairman Joseph Patti; and Carolyn Wyatt, pest control technician from the Leesburg branch.

Heron Lawn and Pest Control recognizes top employees

November 12, 2012 By
ORLANDO, FL—Heron Lawn and Pest Control recently recognized its 2012 Outstanding Service Award Winners. These individuals were honored for their leadership and for going above and beyond in their positions. Top Sales Award: Greg Wells Top Service Technician Award: Carolyn... Read more»
This article is tagged with , and posted in News, PMP Updates
Headshot: Arnaud Del Valle

Del Valle joins Bell Laboratories as Southern European manager

November 9, 2012 By
MADISON, WIS.—Arnaud Del Valle joined Bell Laboratories in October as Southern European Manager, representing Bell products to the professional pest control and animal agricultural markets in France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Turkey. Del Valle works closely with Bell distributors... Read more»
This article is tagged with , , and posted in News, PMP Updates
Verifi bed bug detector

Verifi now available in Canada

November 9, 2012 By
PHILADELPHIA—Verifi bed bug detector, from FMC Professional Solutions, is now available to pest management professionals (PMPs) in Canada. Verifi is discreet, affordable and effective, according to the company. The new device allows PMPs to provide their customers with ongoing bed... Read more»
This article is tagged with , , , and posted in News, PMP Updates