Press Releases

Mark Your Calendar for the Global Bed Bug Summit 2018

The National Pest Management Association in Partnership with BedBug Central Announces Downtown Denver location, November 27 to 29, 2018. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) and our sponsor BedBug Central, will host the bi-annual Global Bed Bug Summit November 27-29, 2018 at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in Denver, Colorado. The three-day conference features new research from the top bed ...

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Membership Alert: Important Information Regarding Illegal and Fraudulent Solicitations to NPMA Members

By now many of you may be aware of an organization that is soliciting NPMA members under the name “National Pest Management Professional Association” or “NPMPA”. I wanted to take a moment to provide an update on this entity’s fraudulent activities and the proactive steps we are currently taking to remedy the situation. The “National Pest Management Association®” is a ...

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NPMA Welcomes the Utah Pest Management Association

The Utah Pest Management Association is the first industry association dedicated exclusively to the growth and development of Utah’s pest management industry. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is proud to announce the formation of the Utah Pest Management Association (UPMA), the state’s first association dedicated exclusively to supporting Utah’s pest management professionals (PMPs) through training, education, professional development, public ...

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NPMA Announces New Key Staff Members

The National Pest Management Association Continues to Build its Leadership Team with the appointment of Rachel Dittman to Director of Marketing and Communications and Kelly Harris to Director of Membership The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is pleased to announce that Rachel Dittman, current NPMA marketing manager has been promoted to Director of Marketing and Communications and Kelly Harris, Director ...

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Moisture From La Niña Creates Significant Spring Pest Pressure

National Pest Management Association issues its Bug BarometerTM forecast The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) today released its bi-annual Bug BarometerTM, an indicator of the pest pressure and activity that Americans can expect to see in their respective regions of the country based on weather patterns and long-term predictions, as well as pest biological behaviors. According to the group’s team ...

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Celebrate the Industry During National Pest Management Month

National observance celebrates the critical role of pest professionals in protecting our health, homes and property The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the consumer marketing and public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), is working to spread awareness about the importance of partnering with a licensed pest control professional during National Pest Management Month ...

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Pest Management Foundation: Solicitation for Research Proposals

The Pest Management Foundation (herein “the Foundation”) is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission and purpose is to advance the pest management industry through education, research, and training. The Foundation is affiliated with the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), the only national organization representing companies engaged in the business of managing ants, bed bugs, birds, cockroaches, spiders, stinging insects, termites, rodents and ...

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Industry to Capture First-Of-Its-Kind Footage of Termite Destruction

The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), announces its latest research project, the Tiny Termite House, designed to show the destructive nature of termites in a controlled home environment. The group is set to dump 500,000 Formosan termites into a custom, built-to-scale, miniature dream home and capture them ...

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PestWorld 2018 Call for Speakers

NPMA is seeking your assistance to help identify the most innovative and exciting speakers for PestWorld 2018. This year’s event will be held at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, FL on October 23-26. Please submit your speaker suggestions via email to speakers@pestworld.org. Feel free to provide multiple speaker names and topics. NPMA welcomes both technical and business-related ...

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NPMA Executive Leadership Program Class of 2018 Announced

Ten candidates from across the country will receive skills development and training for association leadership The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) today announced selection of the association’s Executive Leadership Program (ELP) class of 2018 participants, continuing NPMA’s commitment to cultivating a representative pipeline of candidates for leadership opportunities within NPMA for years to come. “The value NPMA brings to our ...

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