Pest control

Arrow Exterminators acquires Tropicare Termite and Pest Control

Pictured, left to right, Kevin Burns, Director of Development at Arrow Exterminators; Marty Gagnon, president of Tropicare Termite and Pest Control; Emily Thomas Kendrick, CEO of Arrow Exterminators; and Tim Pollard, president and chief operating officer of Arrow Exterminators. PHOTO: ARROW EXTERMINATORS

Based in Atlanta, Georgia Arrows exterminators announced the merger and acquisition of Tropicare termite and parasite control, a service company specializing in residential pest and termite control and lawn care in the Tampa Bay, Florida market.

From its headquarters in Land O’Lakes, Florida, Tropicare Termite and Pest Control serves customers from Citrus and Marion counties in the north to Pasco, Pinellas and Hillsborough counties in the south.

“We are delighted to welcome Tropicare team members and clients to the Arrow family,” said Emily Thomas Kendrick, CEO of Arrow Exterminators.

The new office expands Arrow Exterminators to a total of 40 service centers across Florida and 155 offices nationwide.

“We are truly delighted to have chosen to merge with the Arrow family,” said Marty Gagnon, President of Tropicare. “Their team impressed us and we know we made the right decision for our employees. “

Founded in 1978, Tropicare Termite and Pest Control is focused on customer service, said Tim Pollard, president and COO of Arrow Exterminators, in a press release.

About the arrow exterminators

Family-owned and operated since 1964, Arrow Exterminators, based in Atlanta, Georgia, is a pest and termite control company with a fleet of over 2,600 vehicles, 154 service centers and 2,900 team members, with revenues exceeding $ 315 million.

With QualityPro accreditation from the National Pest Management Association, the company provides residential and commercial pest control services in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, in South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Its president, Joe Thomas, is a Pest control professional Member of the Hall of Fame (class of 2009). He is the son of the co-founders Starkey and Jean Thomas.