Pioneer was founded in 2001 and provides pest management services to both the Portland, Oregon and Vancouver, Washington markets. Pioneer has been one of the fastest-growing companies in its market over the last five years. Pioneer is QualityPro and GreenPro certified by the National Pest Management Association.
ORLANDO, Fla. — Massey Services announced recent acquisitions of Resolve Pest Control, Baton Rouge, La., and Ambush Termite & Pest Control of South Carolina.
Resolve Pest Control of Baton Rouge, La.
“We are pleased to welcome the Resolve Pest Control team members and customers to the Massey Services organization,” said Harvey L. Massey, Chairman and CEO of Massey Service. “We look for companies who have a reputation for exceptional customer service and Resolve has demonstrated a strong commitment to their team members and a guarantee to providing peace of mind for their customers.”
Ambush provides pest control and termite services to the Columbia, S.C. area. The joining of the two companies further expands Massey Services’ presence in the South Carolina market. Massey first entered South Carolina in 2015 and has service center locations in Columbia, Charleston and Greenville.
“We are pleased to welcome the Ambush team members and customers to the Massey Services organization,” said Mr. Massey. “We look for companies who are dedicated to providing excellent solutions for their customers and Ambush Termite & Pest Control has done an outstanding job in its commitment to total customer satisfaction.”
EDINBURGH, Ind. — The Indiana Pest Management Association (IPMA), along with BASF, Univar Solutions and Target Specialty Products sponsored a one-day bed bug seminar at the Hilton Garden Inn in Edinburgh, Ind.
More than 115 attendees from Indiana, Illinois, Ohio and Kentucky learned tips on the latest and most effective bed bug tools, equipment and control methods. Attendees also learned inspection techniques, how to figure costs and the most effective ways to communicate bed bug information. As a bonus, all attendees received a copy of The Bed Bug Combat Manual.
PJB Pest Management Consulting’s Paul Bello presented at the seminar, drawing from more than 40 years of experience in the pest control industry as a business owner, educator and consultant.
The IPMA is composed of 200+ members and provides as well as promotes training and education throughout the state.
Speaker: Dr. James CampbellSpeaker: Dr. James Campbell, Supervisory Research Entomologist, USDA
2:15 PM – 2:25 PM EST - Sponsor Presentation
Janet HurleySpeaker: Janet Hurley, Extension Program Specialist III, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
3:15 PM – 3:25 PM EST: Sponsor Presentation
3:25 PM – 3:35 PM EST: Sponsor Presentation
3:40 PM – 4:25 PM EST
How These New Technologies Work Within Current Standards and Regulations
Standards and regulations are generally developed to meet current conditions, thus the advent of new technologies and innovations can cause the standard developers and regulators to have to modernize their approaches to enable a “fit,” and allow for the advancement of continued innovation. Geoff Farrell’s 25+ years of expertise in global standards and program development connects the dots between pest control technologies and the global GFSI standards, along with a look at various applicable regulations of the U.S. and Canada. Discover how the new technologies in food plant pest control can fulfill the standards and where concerns and challenges lie.
Geoff FarrellSpeaker: Geoff Farrell, Technical Manager, NSF International
4:25 PM – 4:30 PM EST: Conference Wrap-Up
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