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Killum in Running for Community Excellence Award

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The award is designed to highlight a business that has found success in the eyes of its community and is awarded based on public voting.

| February 25, 2014

LAKE JACKSON, Texas — Killum Pest Control has been named a Blue Ribbon Small Business Award Winner by the US Chamber of Commerce as one of the top 100 award winners, representing the best in American small business.  As a Blue Ribbon Award Winner, Killum is automatically entered into the running for the Community Excellence Award.  The award is designed to highlight a business that has found success in the eyes of its community and is awarded based on public voting. Voting ends Feb. 28: Click on the following link to vote for the company: http://goo.gl/Qgycmo
 

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