Secret Site Map
Thursday, December 18, 2014

Home News Rentokil Adds Gene White to Technical Team

Rentokil Adds Gene White to Technical Team

People

Industry veteran joins Rentokil North America as regional technical director for the central markets, including Mexico.

| October 30, 2013

READING, Pa. — Gene White has joined Rentokil North America as regional technical director for the central markets, including Mexico.

White’s been involved in the pest control industry since 1981, most recently serving as director of training and education for Rose Pest Solutions, Troy, Mich. He has experience as a technician, sales consultant, supervisor, district manager and corporate trainer.

White’s professional activities include memberships in the Entomological Society of America and Pi Chi Omega professional pest management fraternity. He is currently the chair of the Purdue Entomology Development Council and a member of the Michigan Pest Management Associations’ education committee.

As education outreach coordinator for his former company, White created several programs for youth education. One program called “Incredible Edible Insects” is in its 20th year and is part of Cleveland Metro Parks “Bug City” and “Culinary Bugstitute” event. He also initiated a basic entomology learning program called “Bug Rodeo” presented to underprivileged and summer camp children in Detroit for the past 10 years.

Aside from these duties, White is a regular speaker for industry conferences as the Kentucky Short Course and Purdue Pest Management Conference. He also is an accomplished photographer whose works have appeared in the pages of PCT magazine and American Entomologist.
 

 

Top news

Cockroach Pieces in Instant Noodles Leads to Recall

Two Japanese food companies have pulled products from store shelves and issued a recall after pieces of cockroaches were found in their noodle meals, WSJ reports.

Podcast: Cleveland Dixon on His 'Biggest Mistake'

Dixon, CEO of Holiday Termite & Pest Control, discusses his experiences using a Web design/SEO firm, and the benefits of him taking on these responsibilities himself.

Malden High Schools Collaborate with Yankee Pest Control in Mural Contest

Students from Walden, Mass., area high schools painted murals on the backside of Yankee Pest Control's building for a competition. Yankee generously paid for all of the paint supplies and tarps, and provided pizza and refreshments to all of the students each time they were on site.

Adrian Steel Offers Ladder Racks for Full Size Pickup Trucks

The Load Runner Ladder Rack features 2-inch durable round tubing and square crossbars, removable center and rear crossbars, and welded tie down cleats to ensure safe transportation of ladders.

BugMaster's White Announced as 2014 TPCA Technician of the Year

The Texas Pest Control Association named Andrew White, a 27-year-old service professional with BugMaster Termite & Pest Control, Humble, Texas as its 2014 Technician of the Year.

x