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Virginia Tech receives endowed professorship

October 15, 2018 By
Joe Wilson, former owner of PermaTreat Pest Control, Fredericksburg, Va., and his wife have established the Joseph R. and Mary W. Wilson Endowed Urban Entomology Professorship in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and... Read more»
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Creative bait placements maximize consumption

September 18, 2018 By
This strategy for placing cockroach bait might your best bet for challenging accounts. Read more»
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McNeely Pest Control acquired Iredell Pest Control

McNeely acquires Statesville firm

June 25, 2018 By
McNeely Pest Control has acquired Iredell Pest Control of Statesville, N.C., about 44 miles away from its Winston-Salem, N.C., headquarters. Terms were not disclosed. “We are very excited to have Iredell Pest Control merging with our firm, and look forward... Read more»
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‘Tek’ companies expand to Virginia

May 8, 2018 By
Mosquito Tek and EcoTek Termite and Pest Control, sibling companies based in Research Triangle Park, N.C., have opened three locations in Virginia: Prince William County: Mosquito Tek of Manassas and EcoTek Termite and Pest Control of Manassas Fairfax and Arlington... Read more»
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VPMA takes a LEAP

April 10, 2018 By
The Virginia Pest Management Association (VPMA) has released the application for its inaugural Leadership Enrichment Action Program (LEAP). This new and innovative learning opportunity will provide participants with a fresh take on leadership skills that can be put to immediate... Read more»
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Dodson acquires Local Pest Control

March 9, 2017 By
Dodson Pest Control has acquired TW Clark Local Pest Control of Lexington, Va. Terms were not disclosed. Local Pest Control has been in business since 1977, and owner Thurman Clark decided to retire to spend more time with his family.... Read more»
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VPMA honors Broome

October 5, 2016 By
Jack Broome is the 2016 recipient of the Virginia Pest Management Association (VPMA) Lifetime Industry Stewardship Award. Broome joins this prestigious group of 18 professionals in Virginia’s pest management industry that have been recognized for their outstanding service and dedication... Read more»
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VPMA redesigns website

July 22, 2016 By
The Virginia Pest Management Association (VPMA), the nearly 70-year-old trade association for pest management companies in Virginia, has relaunched VPMAOnline.com. It was created by BCS Website Services. “More people today, including the largest groups in our target audience – consumers... Read more»
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VPMA offers June ACE opportunity

April 5, 2016 By
The Virginia Pest Management Association presents the 5th Annual Jeffrey M. Johnson Memorial ACE Prep Course and Exam. It will take place June 14 and 15, 2016, at the Virginia Tech – Richmond Center in Richmond, Va. The Associate Certified... Read more»
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Wiggin joins J.F. Oakes

March 22, 2016 By
Mike Wiggin is the new Southeast sales manager for J.F. Oakes LLC, Yazoo City, Miss. His sales area includes Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Richmond and Chesapeake, Va., and East Tennessee. “We are delighted to welcome Mike to J.F.... Read more»
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