• Nick Caudell, East Cooper Termite & Pest, Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
  • Mike Fain, Go-Forth Pest Control, High Point, N.C.
  • Dave Gonser, American Pest Management, Manhattan, Kan.
  • William Grey, ABC Exterminating, Monroe, Conn.
  • William Morris, Bug Out Service, Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Robinson Riascos, Massey Services, Orlando, Fla.
  • Michael Sullivan, Orkin, Tyler, Texas


  • Steven Daugherty, Orkin, New Castle, Del.
  • Eric Dierking, Arrow Environmental Services, Lakeland, Fla.
  • Paul Dutra, Crane Pest Control, San Francisco, Calif.
  • Marc Piccirillo, Viking Pest Control, Denville, N.J.
  • Dave Simonis, Wil-Kil Pest Control, Chippewa Falls, Wis.


  • Doug Nold, American Pest Management, Manhattan, Kan.
  • Isidro Ramirez, Orkin, Miami, Fla.
  • Michael Wallace, Terminix, Madison Heights, Mich.


The process for choosing this year’s winners involved a thorough review of each candidate’s credentials, including materials submitted by their respective companies. A panel of well-respected industry professionals had the difficult task of deciding the winners. PCT would like to thank our panel of judges:

Dr. Robert Corrigan
RMC Pest Management Consulting
Richmond, Ind. 

Dr. Robert Davis
BASF Professional & Specialty Solutions
Pflugerville, Texas

Dr. Richard Kramer
Innovative Pest Management
Brookeville, Md. 

Dr. Fred Whitford 
Purdue University Pesticide Programs
West Lafayette, Ind.