Secret Site Map
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Home News BASF Announces Leadership Change

BASF Announces Leadership Change

People

Jan Buberl to lead Pest Control Solutions group in wake of Keith Holmes’ departure.

| November 30, 2010

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – BASF’s Keith Holmes has left his position as Pest Control Solutions (PCS) group business manager to pursue other opportunities. Director Specialty Products Jan Buberl will assume leadership of the PCS group until a successor is named.

BASF made the announcement on Nov. 30, 2010.

BASF appointed Holmes as business unit manager for the combined BASF and Whitmire Micro-Gen U.S. Pest Control business, which is based in St. Louis, in February 2009.

Buberl was named head of the organization’s Specialty Products Division (SPD) effective Oct. 1, 2009. The division comprises three businesses: Professional Pest Control Solutions, Professional Turf & Ornamentals, and Professional Vegetation Management.

Top news

Arrow Exterminators Acquires Florida Company

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

NPMA Announces Results of 2014-2015 Board Election

Billy Tesh, Pest Management Systems, Inc., Greensboro, N.C., will serve as the association's president.

Viking Pest Control Introduces Roach Coaches

Several buses throughout New Jersey are decked out with cockroaches and the Viking Pest Control logo/contact as part of a new advertising initiative.

Photos: Bed Bugs vs. Bat Bugs

Additional photos from Dr. Michael Potter for the August PCT feature 'Holy Cow...Bat Bugs and Bird Bugs.'

Central Garden & Pet Acquires Envincio Assets

The acquisition provides Central with EPA-exempt products, thereby allowing the company to expand its line of specialty products.