Secret Site Map
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Home News Orkin Announces Executive Promotion

Orkin Announces Executive Promotion

People

Steve Vey promoted to assistant division president.

| December 14, 2010

ATLANTA — Atlanta-based Orkin recently promoted Steve Vey to assistant division president in the Midwest division of Orkin, where he will be responsible for maximizing division growth and profits.

Vey originally joined Orkin, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rollins Inc., in 1991 as a commercial account executive in Milwaukee. Before his promotion, Vey was the Midwest commercial region manager where he managed 11 commercial and three residential branches and won best region in Orkin for the past three years.

“For almost 20 years, Steve has made enormous contributions to Orkin,” said Robert Stevens, Midwest division president of Orkin. “I look forward to his continued success as we strive to provide the best pest control service to our customers.”

Vey attended the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee where he majored in marketing. He lives with his wife Grace and their son Stephen Jr. in Oak Creek, Wis., where Stephen is a senior in high school.

Top news

ScottsMiracle-Gro Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Action Pest Control

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company announced that its subsidiary EG Systems, Inc., doing business as Scotts LawnService, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Action Pest Control, Evansville Ind., which ranked 56th on the 2014 PCT Top 100 list, with annual revenues of $11.6 million. The transaction, which is expected to close by January 2015, would mark Scotts’ first acquisition of a structural pest control business.

Rentokil NA Names Morrow Vice President of Sales

William (Bill) Morrow has joined the company's management team as VP of sales.

WCBB Raising Funds to Help Injured Industry Professional

Trade group Wildlife Control Business Builders (WCBB) is raising funds to help ECO Wildlife Solutions' Susan Sims, who suffered serious injuries as a result of a ladder fall.

Study Examines Disease Potential of NYC's Rats

Columbia University researchers spent a year collecting 133 rats in Manhattan. They found that the specimens were carrying food-borne illnesses like salmonella, as well as fever-inducing illnesses.

Extreme Spider Infestation Forces Missouri Family to Relocate

A family was driven from their suburban St. Louis home by thousands of venomous spiders that fell from the ceiling and oozed from the walls.

x