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August 2018 Minutes

TPCA monthly meeting August 22nd 2018

Pirates Cove Restaurant Chesapeake, Va.

 

Meeting called to order: 6:20PM

Prayer by: Buzz with Maximum

Pledge by: Walter with O’sheas

Introductions: Daniel with Mares

Motion to accept July 2018 minutes:  1st: Jennifer with Pro Techs   2nd: Walter with O’Sheas

Motion to accept July 2018 Treasurers report:  1st: Daniel with Mares  2nd: Don with Lenegars

New Business:

Nominations for the 2019 TPCA board to be mailed out soon. Please cast your vote and return ballots via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Old business:

State technical meeting to take place September 25th-26th

Master tech on rodents is approaching and VPMA is still seeking suggestions for areas to view rodent rich areas from 8-10 pm for the training.

Upcoming Speakers: Don with lenegars will speak on their innovative surface water management system. This meeting will take place on the peninsula at Schooners in Newport News on September 19th to avoid conflict with the State Technical Meeting.

Speaker: Jeremy Domozick with the Domozick Law Firm PLLC

Jeremy gave a great talk on contractual issues he finds for his customers both in the industry and in other industries. The talk led to several questions specific to pest control and termite contracts that Jeremy was a big help on answering. Thanks Jeremy.

Vendors Present:

Elizabeth Hopkins with Legal Shield

50/50:

Walter with O’Sheas wont $20 (The other $20 to the charity account)

Motion to Adjourn:  1st: Don with Lenegars   2nd: Bob with Pro Techs

Meeting Adjourned: 7:34 PM

July 2018 Minutes

July 25th 2018 Monthly Meeting Minutes

 Pirates Cove 109 Gainsborough Square, Chesapeake, VA 23320

Meeting Called to Order: 6:23 PM

Prayer By: Johnny with commonwealth

Pledge By: Tony With Pestguard 

Introductions: Jimmy with Getem 

Motion to accept June Minutes:  1st-Daniel with Mares  2nd-Sari with Getem 

Motion to accept treasurers report: 1st-George with first choice 2nd-Jimmy with Getem 

Old Business:

The tides game had a great turn out and the event was a lot of fun.

New Business:

VPMA state tech meeting September 25th-26th

Master tech on rodents is still scouting locations to do on site rat watch.

Dispute resolution reviewed one problem that was not a member company.

Speaker:

Eric Weinstein with Aprilaire spoke on the dehumidifier models they offer, pros and cons of other units on the market and efficacy of each ones.

Vendors Present:

Jason with Forshaw 

Elizabeth with Legal Shield 

Door Prizes:

Jason with Forshaw sent out a gift to Joey with Commonwealth

50/50:

Daniel with Mares  ($27)

Motion to Adjourn: 1st-Joey with Commonwealth  2nd-Sari with Getem 

Meeting Adjourned: 7;37 PM

June 2018 Minutes

Tidewater Pest Control June 27th 2018 Monthly Meeting Minutes

Schooners Grill, Newport News, Va. 

 

Meeting called to order: 6:11 PM

Prayer by: Marcus with Target 

PLedge By: Shannon Harlow with National 

Introductions: Leo with Reliance

Motion to accept May 2018 Minutes:  1st: Don with Lengars  2nd: Leo with Reliance

Motion to accept May 2018 Treasurers Report:  1st: Don with Lenegars  2nd: Leo with reliance

New buisness:

VPMA is looking for a location currently to host a Master technician series on rodents to take place between 8-10PM at night to look for rodent activity over the span of multiple blocks.

VPMA is seeking stewardship award nominees

Upcoming speaker: A representative from Aprilaire will be in to speak on dehumidifiers and products

Speaker:

A representative from Ramjack was supposed to be our speaker howeber a last minute schedule conflict prevented him from appearing. In true TPCA fashion however, the night went on. Daniel with Mares led a discussion on multiple topics ranging from problem accounts to the litigeous dangers of damage warranty termite contracts. The evening turned more into a round table styles discussion.

Vendors Present:

Marcus Johnson with Target 

Elizabeth Hopkins with Legal shield 

Scott Tolbert with Ensystex

Door Prizes:

John with Accell won a mug from Marcus with Target 

50/50:

John with accell won $17.50 ($17.50 to the charity account)

Motion to adjourn:  1st: Marcus with Target   2nd: Leo with Reliance

Meeting Adjourned: 7:36 PM

May 23rd 2018 Minutes

May 23rd 2018 Monthly meeting minutes

Pirates Cove Restaraunt 109 Gainsborough Square Chesapeake, Va. 23320

 

Meeting called to Order: 6:20 PM

Prayer By: Daniel Carr with Mares 

Pledge By: Tony Wallace with Pestguard

Introductions By: George Wright with 1st Choice

Motion to accept April 2018 Minutes:    1st: Tony with PestGuard   2nd: Sari with Getem 

Motion to accept treasurers report:  1st: Walter O' shea with O'sheas   2nd: Daniel with Mares

Old Buisness: Several member company respresentatives went back to bacons castle to check up on all the bait stations. No activity was found in any of the bait stations and not new activity was found in the areas that were treated.

Upcoming Speakers: Kenny Lee with Ramjack foundation solutions

Speaker: Stephanie Adams with SOS Credit Solutions

Stpahnie gave a great talk on how credit works both for individuals as well as companies. She also gave insight on what negatively affects your credit and some of the loopholes in repairing those potential issues. 

Vendors Present:

Jason Leonard with Forshaw

Elizabeth hopkins with Legal Shield 

Motion to Adjourn:  1st: Walter with O'sheas     2nd: Sari with Getem 

Meeting Adjourned: 7:15 PM

April 2018 Minutes

April 25th 2018 Monthly Meeting Minutes

Pirates Cove Resaurant 109 Gainsborough Square Chesapeake, Va. 23320

Meeting called to order: 6:19 PM

Prayer By: Buzz Jones with Maximum

Pledge By: Tony Wallace with Pestguard

Introductions: George Wright with First Choice

Motion to accept March minutes:    1st- Don with Lenegars   2nd- Bob with Protechs

Motion to accept Treasurers report:  1st- John with Accell   2nd-Wayne with Reliance

Old Buisness:

Our summer picnic was announced and will take place June 30th at Harbour Park for a tides a baseball game.

The folks handling Bacons Castle have been in contact with Jack from terminex and Walter from O'sheas in regards to scheduling a follow up inspection from our previous treatment.

Upcoming Speakers: Stephanie Adams with SOS credit solutions

Speaker: John Singletary with Univar spoke on mosuito biology and control methods and the coorealting productas that are avaialable on the market currently.

Vendors Present:

Marcus with Residex

John with Univar

Elizabeth hopkins with Legal Shield 

Jason with Forshaw

Door Prizes:

John with accell won one guard from residex

Wayne with reliance won a bottle of crossfire from Forshaw

Buzz with maximum one a bottle of crossfire from Forshaw

50/50: Walter from O'sheas won $40 and the other $40 went to the charity account.

Motion to Adjourn:  1st- George with First Choice   2nd- Don with Lenegars

Meeting Adjourned: 8:20

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