Schedule

All times posted are EDT

 
1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.
Mosquito Control: A Market Opportunity

Mosquito control has become big business thanks to ongoing media coverage of the threat of mosquito-borne illnesses and smart marketing by business-savvy PMPs. In this informative introductory session, PCT Publisher, Dan Moreland will set the stage for the day’s webinar and discuss how your company can take advantage of this growing opportunity.

Presented by: Dan Moreland, Publisher, PCT Magazine, Cleveland, Oh.
 
1:20 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.
Mosquito Management Best Practices

In this informative keynote session, one of the country’s leading public health entomologists, Dr. Grayson Brown, shares his best practices for controlling mosquitoes in urban and suburban environments, based on years of practical research devoted to integrated management of human disease vectors.

Presented by: Dr. Grayson Brown, Professor, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky.
 
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Marketing Mosquito Control Services

As a third-generation pest management professional, Sarah Thomas-Clark, vice-president of Thomas Pest Services, has been involved in sales and marketing of the company’s broad range of services, including its innovative mosquito and tick control programs. Join us during this session as she shares how to successfully market your company’s mosquito control services in an efficient and cost-effective fashion.

Presented by: Sarah Thomas-Clark, Vice-President, Thomas Pest Services, Inc., Albany, Ny.
 
3:30 p.m. – 3:40 p.m.
 Sponsor Presentation provided by MGK
 
3:40 p.m. – 4:40 p.m.
What PMPs Should Do to Prepare for a Mosquito-Borne Disease Outbreak

In this jam-packed session, Dr. Claudia Riegel of the New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Board will outline what steps PMPs should take to prepare for a mosquito-borne disease outbreak.

Presented by: Dr. Claudia Riegel, Director, City of New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Board, New Orleans, La.