Press Releases

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) Partners with Certemy to Automate QualityPro Accreditation and Certification for Pest Management Companies Nationwide

QualityPro will use Certemy to automate its paper-based credentialing programs; The Certemy solution will reduce administrative overhead, speed audits, and simplify compliance for pest management companies. Discount now available to NPMA members and QualityPro accredited companies. Certemy, a leading provider of compliance management software for field service companies, and the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), the trade organization for the ...

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PPMA’s Latest Project Shows What an Extensive Underground Ant Colony Actually Looks Like

Professional Pest Management Alliance takes the message of treating the nest to consumers with this jaw-dropping campaign The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), today released its latest video project chronicling the creation and excavation of a fire ant nest cast in zinc to show how these ...

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PPMA Emphasizes the Importance of Industry Participation During Annual Bed Bug Awareness Week

Professionals agree that bed bugs will remain an issue during the summer travel season This June 7-13, 2020 is Bed Bug Awareness Week, an annual campaign in which the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), works to educate consumers about the prevalence of bed bugs. Through various media relations and social media ...

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The National Pest Management Association Innovates Academy 2020

Academy 2020 shifts to a virtual interactive experience with flexible participation options “Innovate. Collaborate. Motivate.” This has been the tagline for the National Pest Management Association’s annual Academy event, and as COVID-19 continues to change the way we connect with others, this tagline is more important than ever. As we innovate and adapt to the current conditions, NPMA and the ...

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Industry Safety Summit Postponed to May 2021

The inaugural Industry Safety Summit, originally planned for June 25-26 of this year, has been postponed to May 6-7, 2021 due to the potential impact of COVID-19. As the threat of Coronavirus continues to loom, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) and QualityPro have decided to take this precaution in order to protect the health of our participants. “NPMA’s mission ...

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NPMA Presents the 2020-2021 Board of Directors

NPMA is pleased to announce the results of its annual board of directors election. PRESIDENTMr. Scott SteckelPlunkett’s Pest Control, Inc.Columbus, OHPRESIDENT ELECTMr. Justin McCauleyMcCauley ServicesBenton, ARTREASURERMs. Marillian MissitiBuono Pest Control Co., Inc.Belmont, MASECRETARYMs. Faye GoldenCook’s Pest Control, Inc.Decatur, ALIMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENTMr. Chris GoreckiRollinsAtlanta, GACHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICERDominique StumpfNational Pest Management AssociationFairfax, VA “We have a fantastic Board in place this year,” ...

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National Pest Management Month Falls at a Critical Time for Our Country and Industry

Month-long observance by the Professional Pest Management Alliance brings critical awareness to pests as a public health issue and the essential services of professional pest control The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the consumer marketing and public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), recognizes National Pest Management Month each April to encourage and educate ...

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Global Health & Food Safety Summit Postponed to June 2021

The fourth Global Health & Food Safety Summit, originally planned for June 2020, has been postponed to June 2021 due to the potential impact of the Coronavirus. As the full risk of the Coronavirus is still unknown, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), Confederation of European Pest Management Associations (CEPA), and Federation of Asian & Oceania Pest Managers Association (FAOPMA) ...

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The National Pest Management Association Announces Inaugural International Professional Women in Pest Management Leadership Forum

A unique experience designed to empower female leaders and inspire the pest management community The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is proud to announce the inaugural NPMA International Professional Women in Pest Management Leadership Forum sponsored by Bayer. This milestone event will take place May 13-15, 2020 at the Grand Hyatt Regency in San Diego, California. Designed specifically for women ...

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Watch This: Termite Awareness Week!

The Professional Pest Management Alliance calls on industry to further consumer education regarding termite threats and prevention Spring is waiting in the wings and talk is turning back to termites. Although more and more consumers are beginning to understand the threats these voracious pests pose, the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the ...

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