Tidewater Pest Control Association



February 2019 Meeting minutes

February TPCA meeting was held at Off the Hook Seafood Restaurant at 500 Battlefield Blvd Chesapeake Va

Meeting was called to order by Daniel Carr of Mares Exterminating

Prayer by Buzz of Maximum Enviromental services

Pledge by Bob from ProTech

Motion to accept January minutes ...Walter O'Shay 2nd by Jimmy of Gettem

Motion to accept treasurer's report...Jimmy of Gettem   2nd Walter O'shay

Old business Working on buying a projector for presentations, Secretary to be responsible to bring to meetings

New Business: Target Recertification course...Provide TPCA membership recruiting info

                          March meet and greet open house, Spray school with Dave McCormick May 22 look for location to have.

Speaker John Singletary from Univar on Baiting Strategies for ants and he did a very detailed and informative training...Great speaker!

Thanks to Shannon from National Exterminating for updating us on her partiscipation in NPMA  Legislative Day....Grant money for hiring private PCO s to help with mosquito control and to assist public housing with bed bug control, 2 bills affecting the small PCO s on tax depriciations

Motion to adjourn George Wright  @nd by Walter O'Shay 

Meeting adjourned at 8:09 pm

December 2018 Monthly Meeting Minutes

In place of spending money to do a Christmas party or social this year, the board decided to give money towards a local charity. This decision was discussed at the November meeting and agreed upon by the majority attendence through a show of hands. Several charities were discussed and one will be selected and announced once the donation has taken place. Thank you all for a great 2018 and lets look forward to a busy and prosperous 2019!

March 2019 meeting minutes

The March meeting was held as a social get together at

the Deadline Brewing Project

2272 W Great Neck Rd  Virginia Beach Virginia

We started off at aproximatly 6:30 pm

Introductions by John with Accel

Prayer by Buzz from Maximum Enviromental services

 The event was well recieved by many members and some new visitors. Many good times and conversations were shared over some awesome food and Deadlines own house brews.

More vendors than usual were in attendance. We thank everyone for their support.

John Singletary from Univar, Kristen from BASF,Marcus from Target Specialty Products,Scott Tolbert from Ensystex, Joe Grippi from Bayer,Jason Lenard from Forshaw, Elizabeth Hopkins from Legal Shield,Craig Montele from JT Eaton

There were so many hopefully i didn't leave anyone out.

Special Thanks to Don Lenegar for updating us all on the new changes coming to the NPMA-33 form

Meeting was over at 8:00 pm 

November 2018 Minutes

Novemeber 28th 2018 Monthly Meeting Minutes

Pirates Cove 109 Gainsborough Square Chesapeake, Va. 23320


Meeting called to order: 6:14 PM

Prayer by: Daniel with Mares

Pledge By: Wayne with Reliance

Introductions: Wayne with Reliance

Motion to accept October Minutes:  1st: Charlie with Getem  2nd: Don with Lenegars

Motion to accept Treasurers Report:  1st: Wayne with Reliance  2nd: Charlie with Getem 

New buisness: The incoming board was announced and will be posted here shortly. 

Changes to the NPMA 33 form were discussed and will be further explained in the upcoming months. 

The General attendence agreed to purchase a screen and a projector for speaker use. This vote was taken as the dollar amount could exceed $500.


Bill Dittmar with Executive fusion spoke on advertising in a digital world. How to seperate yourself from the competition in a world where google, facebook, yelp, angies list, etc. determine your fate.

Vendors Present:

Elizabeth Hopkins with Legal Shield

Marcus Johnson with Target

Robbie Wagner with Beskin Divers

Steve Kilpatrick with Edward Jones

Door Prizes:  Fly glue post (glo sticks) from Marcus with Target 

Shannon with National

John with Accell

Bob with pro techs

Wayne with reliance

Jack with terminex

50/50: $25 to George with 1st Choice

Motion to adjourn: 1st: Bob with pro techs   2nd: Don with Lenegars

Meeting Adjourned: 8:00PM

October 17th 2018 Minutes

October 17th 2018 TPCA Monthly Meeting Minutes

Pirates Cove 109 Gainsborough Square, Chesapeake, VA 23320

Meeting called to order: 6:24 PM

Prayer By: Buzz with Maximum 

Pledge By: Jimmy with Getem

Intoductions: John with Accell

Motion to accept September minutes:  1st: Jimmy with Getem  2nd: Joey with Commonwealth

Motion to accept treasurers report:  1st: Daniel with Mares  2nd: John with Accell 

New Business: TPCA ballots will be mailed out by weeks end. VPMA Master Tech course on Rodents upcoming.

Speaker: Nick and Gina Lupini with Loyal Termite and Pest spoke on behalf of the VPMA LEAP program. Gina gave a run down on the course and its contents, gave the biography for the speaker. 

Vendors Present:

Marcus with Target 

Elizabeth with Leagal Shield

Robbie with Beskin Divers

Steven Kirkpatrick with Edward Jones

Door Prizes: Steven with Edward Jones won a can of Spector PS from Marcus with Target 

50/50: Will with Getem

Motion to adjourn: 1st: Buzz with Maximum  2nd: Will with Getem

Meeting Adjourned: 7:38 PM

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