MILFORD, N.H. — JP Pest Services announced the hiring of Chris Donaghy as general manager for the New England company based out of Milford, N.H.. Donaghy will be involved in many leadership aspects of the business including organizational and strategic objectives as well as business and market development throughout their New England territory.
Donaghy earned his B.S. in entomology from Pennsylvania State University. He brings well over 30 years of industry and business experience, holding executive leadership positions at Western Pest Services, Residex Corporation, and Nouveaux Pest Solutions. He has been an integral part of many successful business acquisitions, growth initiatives, as well as being a highly respected and recognized leader within the specialty chemical segment.
“I have known Chris for many years through our company’s relationship with Residex Corporation. Recently, we engaged with Chris in consulting capacity to aid in a refresh of our company’s organizational alignment and business strategy. He was instrumental in helping to improve company culture and strategy which has contributed to our continued growth and success.” said Joe Pestana, JP Pest Services President. “I have always respected his industry experience, management style, and strategic planning abilities. He is a great addition to our executive team and will help perpetuate our reputation and brand throughout New England.”
“To be able to attract someone of this caliber to our executive team is in itself a major accomplishment for our organization. We have always strived to operate an innovative, industry-leading company that leverages vision and forward thinking in all that we do,” said Chris Pestana, JP Pest Services Vice President. “I predict that what our company will come to appreciate most about Chris is not just his abilities for operational tasks but his wide vision of the potential for what JP Pest Services can accomplish in the future.”
“I am very excited to join the team, and I have always admired the way this company has grown over the years. I used to joke around with Joe during my visits that one day I would like to work here, and now that reality has come true.” said Donaghy. “JP Pest Services is made up of top-notch professionals of high moral integrity at every level. I look forward to contributing to their ongoing success for many years to come. There is no other place I would rather be.”