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Orkin Establishes Franchise in Guam

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Orkin Guam will offer commercial, residential and termite pest control services. The franchise owners are Ravinder, Bina and Deepak Dewan of Dewan Worldwide, Inc.

| May 8, 2013

ATLANTA – Rollins Inc., a nationwide consumer services company, announced that the company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Orkin, established a franchise in Guam.

“We are proud to bring Orkin services to Guam,” said Tom Luczynski, Orkin vice president of U.S. and international development and franchising. “The island’s tropical climate creates unique pest problems throughout the year, so customers will benefit from Orkin’s experience.”
 
Orkin Guam will offer commercial, residential and termite pest control services. The franchise owners are Ravinder, Bina and Deepak Dewan of Dewan Worldwide, Inc.

“We are very excited to partner with Orkin and provide quality pest control to residents in Guam,” said Deepak Dewan.

Dewan Worldwide, Inc. has multiple interests in Guam. The owners will travel to Atlanta, Orkin’s U.S. headquarters, for initial training at the company’s award-winning training center this month.

 

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