Press Releases

New-Hire Training for Service Technicians

Service technicians are the backbone of any successful pest management firm. For customers, technicians are the standard-bearers for your company’s reputation and its commitment to quality service. They are also your company’s frontline defense against safety and regulatory violations. Given the vital role of technicians, NPMA has created a New Hire Training Program for Service Technicians. The training program is ...

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PestWorld 2017 Recorded Conference Proceedings Now Available

Thousands of pest management professionals came together in Baltimore for PestWorld 2017 to enjoy three days of world-class educational sessions delivered by top academic and industry professionals. If you missed this year’s event or simply want to review your favorite classes, recordings of the 18 highest-rated educational sessions are available to purchase. These recorded sessions are available to members for ...

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NPMA Releases Pride and Professionalism Video

Available for download, the video helps communicate the value and importance of the pest management industry The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is proud to announce the release of Pride and Professionalism 2017, a professionally produced video created to help companies communicate the value of the pest management industry. “The work of our members and all pest management professionals affects ...

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Extensive Educational Opportunities, New Product Introductions and Cutting Edge Technology Mark Successful PestWorld 2017

The numbers are in! The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) reports that 3,700 pest management professionals navigated over 125,000 square feet of exhibit space showcasing the products and services of over 200 companies during PestWorld 2017, held October 24-27 in Baltimore, Md. – making it the largest PestWorld in NPMA’s history! Proving itself once again as the premier platform to ...

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NPMA Recognizes Outstanding Industry Contributors in Annual Industry Award Presentation

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) presented its annual industry awards program during PestWorld 2017 in Baltimore, Md. “Our industry is comprised of so many individuals who make a difference in the lives of their customers and employees,” stated NPMA CEO Dominique Stumpf. “Today’s program recognized those members who have made a significant impact on their communities, employees, families and ...

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NPMA Announces Strategic Partnership Program

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) announced this week the creation of its Strategic Partnership program, designed to provide companies that promote the association’s strategic initiatives, to include education, advocacy, and market outreach, the opportunities to align themselves with NPMA and its work on behalf of the pest management association. “BASF, Bayer Environmental, Dow AgroSciences, FMC and Syngenta have been significant ...

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NPMA Launches Two New Membership Programs at PestWorld 2017

In response to requests from its membership, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) launched two new programs at PestWorld 2017 in Baltimore, Md. Last week – a comprehensive online Resource Center and a Health Insurance Exchange. During his remarks in PestWorld’s Opening General Session on October 24, NPMA President Bryan Cooksey spoke about the new online Resource Center. He said, ...

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Reap the Benefits of QualityPro Accreditation

New Public Health Certification Coming Soon Save 20% today. Call 703-352-6762 and apply for QualityPro ahead of PestWorld 2017 and receive the special show discount pricing. Offer valid through 10/20/2017. Consumer research shows that 61 percent of respondents are more likely to hire a company that has earned certification from an industry organization versus one that has not. Consumers trust ...

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House Natural Resources Hearing on Bringing Much Needed Reforms to the Endangered Species Act

On October 4, the House Natural Resources Committee passed five Republican sponsored bills aimed at modernizing the ESA. Since ESA modernization was a 2017 NPMA Legislative Day issue, members of the NPMA Public Policy Team attended this important hearing. This issue is critical because activists are using the ESA as a mechanism to ban or restrict pesticides, and only one ...

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EPA Publishes Draft Strategic Plan

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the availability of the Draft FY 2018-2022 EPA Strategic Plan for public review and comment pursuant to the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) Modernization Act of 2010. GPRA requires federal agencies to develop strategic plans, strategic goals and strategic measures over the course of the next several years. Additionally, GPRA requires ...

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