Press Releases

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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NPMA Announces 2020-2021 Board of Directors Nominees

The NPMA Board of Directors has ratified the candidates recommended by the NPMA Nominating Committee for the national offices of the Board of Directors. The following is a list of board nominees for 2020-2021. 2020-2021 President The President shall preside at all meetings of the Executive Committee, the Board, and meetings of the membership. In the absence of the President, ...

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NPMA Executive Leadership Program Class of 2020 Announced

Nine participants from across the US and one participant from Canada will receive skills development and training for association leadership FAIRFAX, VA – The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is proud to announce the selection of the Executive Leadership Program (ELP) class of 2020 participants, continuing NPMA’s commitment to prepare rising stars for association leadership roles and develop successful ambassadors ...

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Overwhelmingly Successful Professional Women in Pest Management Interest Meeting Held in Pakistan

A strong start to the newest Professional Women in Pest Management local network Fairfax, VA – On November 27, a group of multi-dimensional women who work for, and alongside, pest management companies in Pakistan convened for the first official interest meeting of the Pakistan Professional Women in Pest Management (PPWIPM). The meeting was an astounding success having 42 attendees, it ...

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Global Pest Management Coalition Announces 2020 Council Members

Last month, the Global Pest Management Coalition (GPMC) held its second annual council vote for the 2020 leadership. Each year, the Coalition selects a council of leaders from pest management associations worldwide. These leaders are chosen based on their service, passion and dedication for the industry. The appointed council members for the GPMC in 2020 are: Vasili Tsoutouras, ChairCEO of ...

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The National Pest Management Association Announces New Empowerment Grant For Women

NPMA’s Professional Women in Pest Management is gifted the Annual “Deni Naumann” Empowerment Grant funded by ServiceMaster The National Pest Management Association is pleased to announce the Deni Naumann Empowerment Grant, funded by ServiceMaster. The grant will be administered by NPMA’s Professional Women in Pest Management (PWIPM) Council. The grant will begin in 2020 and provides the opportunity for a ...

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NPMA Industry Awards Honor the Best of the Best at PestWorld

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) presented its annual industry awards program today at PestWorld 2019 in San Diego. Each year, several key awards are presented to NPMA members to showcase their outstanding contributions and accomplishments to the pest management industry. “Our industry is passionate about making a difference in the lives of its’ customers, employees, and communities,” said Dominique ...

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NPMA Announces Launch of Workforce Development Initiative

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) board of directors votes unanimously on comprehensive plan to promote the professional pest control industry The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) today announced the unanimous approval by its board of directors of a comprehensive Workforce Development Initiative to help ensure the future growth of the pest control industry. Through this initiative, the NPMA board ...

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