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Arrow Exterminators Acquires Florida Company

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Arrow acquired Tallahassee, Fla.-based Action Pest Control.

| April 17, 2014

ATLANTA, Ga. — Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators is pleased to announce the acquisition of Action Pest Control of Northwest Florida, a full-service company, specializing in residential and commercial pest and termite control located in Tallahassee, Fla.

“We are so pleased to welcome the customers and employees of Action Pest Control to the Arrow family,” said Emily Thomas Kendrick, President and Chief Executive Officer of Arrow Exterminators. “Action Pest Control’s commitment to their community, passion for customer service and their full service offerings makes them a perfect strategic fit for Arrow.”  Kendrick went on to say, “this acquisition will establish our footprint in the Tallahassee market.” 

“When looking for a home for our business, we wanted a company that provides exemplary customer service and is passionate about how customers and employees are treated.  We found that in Arrow Exterminators and are proud to join the Arrow family,” said owner Doug Baggs. “We also looked for a company that would provide our employees with many growth opportunities and an expanded range of services to offer our customers.”

“Action Pest Control is well regarded in northwest Florida and we are proud to have this seasoned team of professionals join the Arrow family,” stated Tim Pollard, Arrow Chief Operating Officer.  “Growth in the Florida Panhandle is strategic to meeting our objectives as we continue to build to $200 Million and Beyond.  We continuously look to merge with high-quality companies who share our goals, principles and culture.”
                   
 

 

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