Orkin Acquires Central Kansas Pest Control Company
Pest Control Leader Expands Service Area in Salina, Kan.
Atlanta-based pest control leader, Orkin, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rollins Inc (NYSE: ROL), recently expanded its service area in central Kansas with the acquisition of Pawnee Pest Control in Larned, Kan.
Owner of Pawnee Pest Control, Jamie Walker, started the company in 1998, and will join Orkin as an account manager. Pawnee Pest Control will join the nearest Orkin branch in Salina, Kansas.
“Pawnee has provided customers with quality pest control for thirteen years,” said Bob Hines, director of acquisitions for Orkin. “We look forward to continuing to provide Pawnee’s customers with high quality residential and commercial pest control as well as expanding Orkin’s customer base in Kansas.”
About Orkin, LLC
Founded in 1901, Atlanta-based Orkin is an industry leader in essential pest control services and protection against termite damage, rodents and insects in the United States, Canada, Europe, Central America, the Middle East, the Caribbean, Asia, the Mediterranean and Africa. With more than 400 locations, Orkin’s almost 8,000 employees serve approximately 1.7 million customers. The company serves homeowners and numerous industries, including food and beverage processing, foodservice, hospitality, healthcare, retail, warehousing, property/facilities management, schools and institutions. Orkin is proud to be recognized by the National Pest Management Association as a QualityPro and GreenPro-certified company, addressing not only our customer’s pest control needs, but also their concern for protecting the environment. Learn more about Orkin at http://orkin.com. Orkin is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rollins Inc. (NYSE: ROL).