Arrow Exterminators Acquires Corpus Christi-Based Certified Termite and Pest Control

New location adds to Arrow’s footprint in the growing Texas market.

April 28, 2015
Left to Right: Tim Pollard, Arrow Exterminators; Kevin Malone, Arrow Exterminators; David Young, owner, Certified Termite and Pest Control; Justin Warner, Arrow Exterminators; and Kevin Burns, Arrow Exterminators.
Atlanta — Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators announced the acquisition of Certified Termite and Pest Control’s Corpus Christi, Texas, operation. Certified specializes in residential and commercial pest and termite control. This strategic location will provide Atlanta-based Arrow the opportunity to expand its footprint in the growing Texas market, the firm said.
“We are so pleased to welcome the customers and employees of Certified Termite and Pest Control’s Corpus Christi operation,” said Emily Thomas Kendrick, president and chief executive officer of Arrow Exterminators. “Certified Termite and Pest Control’s commitment to their community, passion for customer service and their service offerings makes them a perfect strategic fit for Arrow.” 
“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 have always said that ‘a business that values family, values customers.’ We are proud to join the Arrow family,” said owner David Young. “In addition, we were looking for a company that would provide our employees with many growth opportunities and an expanded range of services to offer our customers.”
“Certified Termite and Pest Control is well regarded in the Corpus Christi community and we are proud to have this seasoned team of professionals join the Arrow family,” stated Tim Pollard, Arrow’s senior executive vice president and chief operating officer. “We continuously look to merge with high-quality companies who share our goals, principles and culture.” 
Family owned and operated since 1964, Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators is the sixth largest pest and termite control company in the United States, ranked by revenue. The company offers services in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. Visit for more information.
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