The North Carolina Pest Management Affiliation kicked off the 72nd Annual Pest Management Technician’s (PCT) College on the Sheraton Imperial Resort and Convention Heart in Durham, N.C., from Jan. 25-27.
“This yr, we’re particularly grateful to be collectively in-person to take pleasure in this occasion as an trade and as an affiliation,” stated NCPMA President Marty Roberts.
The occasion kicked off with a keynote speech from N.C. Lieutenant Governor Mark Robinson, displays of NCPMA’s Technician of the Yr Administrative Skilled of the Yr awards and the awarding of a scholarship to a North Carolina State College entomology scholar.
In different information, it was reported that longtime NCPMA supporter R.B. Goforth Jr. handed away Jan. 27 on the age of 87. Memorial contributions could also be made to The Kiwanis Worldwide Endowment at 3636 Woodview Hint, Indianapolis, IN 46268-3196.
NCPMA President Marty Roberts advised Pest Administration Skilled, “NCPMA is saddened to study of the current passing of R.B. Goforth, Jr. R.B. was a pacesetter and pioneer who helped form the pest administration trade in North Carolina, and he will likely be missed. We’re proud that we have been capable of acknowledge his contributions to the trade in 2018 once we welcomed him into the NCPMA Corridor of Fame.”
Concerning the NCPMA
Based in 1952, the North Carolina Pest Administration Affiliation (NCPMA) is a commerce affiliation representing the skilled pest administration trade within the Tar Heel State. NCPMA promotes the continued cooperation, illustration, training and success of all pest administration professionals in North Carolina.