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Remembering Pearl Harbor

December 7, 2015 By
As terrorism events seem to be reported with frighteningly more increased regularity these days, it’s important to look back to what’s considered to be the first attack on U.S. soil: the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7,... Read more»
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The NPMA Diversity Committee meeting at PestWorld 2015

NPMA’s PestVets and Diversity Committees Provide Essential Industry Voices

November 2, 2015 By
While in Nashville two weeks ago, I had the honor of spending a little time with two NPMA committees that are not just important, but essential. The NPMA’s Diversity Committee – a committee whose mission it is to recognize, celebrate... Read more»
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Turner Pest part of ‘Dream’ team

August 10, 2015 By
Turner Pest Control, Jacksonville, Fla., is participating in the Dream Finders Homes house construction project at EverBank Field, home of the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars. The company donated its comprehensive termite pretreatment services for the brand-new home, which is inside Gate... Read more»
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As an Industry, Let’s Thank a Vet

June 19, 2015 By
So many qualities of the military, especially discipline, following protocols and problem-solving, dovetail perfectly with the requirements of being a successful pest management professional (PMP). That’s why the PMP magazine team — including U.S. Navy veteran Marty Whitford — was... Read more»
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Overline named chair of Pest Vets committee

April 23, 2015 By
The Pennsylvania Pest Management Association (PPMA) is pleased to announce the appointment of one of its own, Martin Overline, as chairman of the newly formed “Pest Vets” committee of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA). In February, the NPMA announced... Read more»
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NPMA seeks input for Veterans Group

February 3, 2015 By
FAIRFAX, VA—As PMP first reported Jan. 7, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has formed a Veterans Group. The mission of this group is to actively promote the recruitment of veterans and support those recruitment efforts through various education and... Read more»
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NPMA Turns Focus on Military Veterans

January 7, 2015 By
FAIRFAX, VA—The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has announced that it is in the process of creating a “Veterans in Pest Management” group, which will be committed to promoting the recruitment of vets into the industry, and identifying and supporting... Read more»
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