Tim Brock Recognized with Young Entrepreneur Award
As part of the awards presentation prior to Thursday's PestWorld general session, Tim Brock, owner and president of Brock Lawn and Pest Control, was announced as the winner of the third annual Young Entrepreneur Award, presented by the NPMA and ...
Laura Simpson Receives Women of Excellence Award
Said NPMA President-Elect Russ Ives, “Laura brought that leadership with her to NPMA where she has served on numerous committees and the Professional Women in Pest Management Council. In 2004, she was appointed to the NPMA Board of Directors ...
Roach Scurries Around City Council Chamber As Pest Control Boss Testifies
A cockroach crawls on the wall of the City Council Chambers as the city department head responsible for pest control was testifying at a budget hearing on Thursday. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM) ...
NPMA Pinnacle Award Presented to Tom Fortson
In accepting the award Fortson thanked his wife Pat, his team at Terminix, including sons Nelson and Scott (current president of the company) and his friends in the pest control industry. “It's been quite a ride and I hope to stick around for a few ...
Cockroach climbs City Council chambers as pest control commissioner testifies
Ald. Brendan Reilly, 42nd, seen here earlier this month, commented upon a cockroach that climbed a City Council chambers wall during a budget hearing by the commissioner responsible for pest control. Ald. Brendan Reilly, 42nd, seen here earlier this ...
Mayoral aide 'mortified' by giant cockroach in Council chambers
Cockroach Spotted in City Council Budget Meeting
[PCT Book Excerpt] The #1 Rule of Pest Control
The residential client wants your service and your expertise in solving a pest problem or preventing pest problems. It's an elective service. The commercial customer may or may not want to pay for the service, but various regulations require pest ...
Beetles used as 'pest' control
Enter the tamarisk beetle, a leaf beetle used by land managers as a pest control agent for the water-intensive trees. The beetles basically consume the trees, leaving the branches withered. Sigg said the beetles aren't the ultimate solution of ridding ...