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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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PMP HoF Class of 2018 announced

April 11, 2018 By
The Pest Management Professional Magazine (PMP) staff is pleased to announce the five newest nominees for the PMP Hall of Fame. The Class of 2018 will be comprised of: Tom Fortson, Vice Chairman of Terminix Service Harvey Goldglantz, former PMP... Read more»
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Fortson to retire from PPMA

July 17, 2017 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the consumer education and marketing arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), has announced that Tommy Fortson of Terminix Service Inc., Columbia, S.C., will retire from his position as Chairman... Read more»
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PPMA appoints Myers to board

February 6, 2017 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the consumer education and marketing arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), has appointed John Myers of Rentokil Steritech to its board of directors. Michael Katz, most recently with Western Exterminator... Read more»
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PPMA appoints 2 board members

August 25, 2016 By
Marillian Missiti, president of Buono Pest Control, Belmont, Mass., and Steve Gullickson, president of MGK in Minneapolis have joined the Board of Directors of the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), the marketing and consumer awareness arm of the National Pest... Read more»
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Mannes returns to PPMA post

June 2, 2015 By
Cindy Mannes has accepted the position of executive director for the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA). Mannes previously held this position from 2001 to 2008, before leaving to work as chief marketing and strategy officer of Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators. “We... Read more»
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Henriksen to leave PPMA for NALP post

April 20, 2015 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), has announced the resignation of Missy Henriksen, executive director, effective in June 2015. “I have greatly appreciated the opportunity to... Read more»
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Terminix Service becomes QualityPro certified

March 4, 2013 By
COLUMBIA, S.C.—Terminix Service Inc., a pest management company with more than 60 years of service in states across the Southeast, has earned the National Pest Management Association’s (NPMA’s) QualityPro designation, the mark of excellence in pest management. This certification, earned... Read more»
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