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Dr. Thomas retires from B&G Equipment

December 28, 2018 By
Dr. Claude Thomas, who for decades has worked for Jackson, Ga.-based B&G Equipment Co., announced his retirement in late December. He started with the company in 1980 as a sales representative, and over the years has served as its technical... Read more»
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Sprague’s Treleven earns 2 awards

December 14, 2018 By
Larry Treleven, vice president of Tacoma, Wash.-based Sprague Pest Solutions and a 2016 PMP Hall of Famer, was recently honored by a pair of pest management industry trade associations for his numerous industry contributions and achievements. The National Pest Management... 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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Massey receives Boy Scout award

April 23, 2018 By
Massey Services Chairman and CEO, Harvey Massey, a 2008 PMP Hall of Famer, was honored as the 2018 Boy Scout Golden Eagle Dinner Honoree by the Boy Scouts of America Central Florida Council. The Golden Eagle award recognizes outstanding community... 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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Masseys donate $3M for performing arts center

January 12, 2018 By
With his wife, Carol, PMP Hall of Famer Harvey Massey has given a $3 million gift toward the construction of the second phase of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando, Fla. The gift is the couple’s... Read more»
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