Tidewater Pest Control Association



March 22nd 2017 Minutes

TPCA March 22nd 2017 Minutes

Schooners Grill

14587 Warwick Blvd. Newport News, Va. 23602


Meeting Called to order: 6:12 PM

Prayer By: Daniel Carr with Mares 

Pledge By: Marcus Johnson with Residex

Introductions By: Leo Jones with Reliance 

Motion to accept January minutes:   1st: Don Lenegar with Lenegars    2nd: Jimmy Murphy with Getem

Motion to accept treasurers repaor as emailed:  1st: George Wright with 1st Choice  2nd: Daniel Carr with Mares

Old Buisness:

Bob Herget submitted the real estate course to DPOR and we are awaiting approval of the course and new instructors.

The website is in the process of being updated and changed.

Upcoming Speakers: John Singletary with Univar will be speaking on mosquito control at our Arpil meeting.


Kristen Roskov with BASF spoke on termite biology and control. New treatment strategies, new chemical formulations and new construction techniques that are making termite treatments more difficult.

Vendors Present:

Marcus Johnson with Residex

Kristen Roskov with BASF

Door Prizes:

Foam fresh from Marcus with residex- Bob Herget with Protechs

50/50: $32.50 to Mark Keske with Weston ($32.50 to the charity account.)

Motion to adjourn:   1st: George Wright with 1st Choice     2nd: Bob Herget with Protechs

Meeting adjourned: 8:05 PM 

February 22nd 2017 Monthly Meeting Minutes

Ferbruary 22nd 2017 Monthly Meeting Minutes

Aberdeen Barn 

5805 Northampton Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Meeting called to order: 6:08 PM

Prayer By: Buzz Jones with Maximum

Pledge By: Bo with Pro techs

Introductions: George Wright with 1st Choice

Motion to accept January meeting minutes:  1st- Mark with Weston  2nd- Jimmy with Getem

Motion to accept treasuers report for january as emailed out: 1st- Daniel with Mares  2nd- Jesse with US termite and pest

New buisness: Advertising plan and website changes discussed and approved by a general vote from memebers present. Will present actual number and plans as the board gets the final details worked out. 

Speaker: Bob with pro techs gave his real estate WDI course. This course will be offered going forward by the TPCA at no charge to realtors who wish to obtain CE credits. The class was presented to the members in order to ensure eberyone if familiar with how the course is presented to the realtors.

Upcoming meeting: Kristen Roskov with BASF will be speaking in our March meeting on termite biology and control. This meeting will be held at Schooners Grill in Newport News per our 3, 6, 9 initiative to encourage peninsula companies involvement.

Vendors Present:

John with univar

Kristen with BASF

Marcus with Residex

Motion to adjourn: 1st- Daniel with Mares 2nd- Buzz with Maximum

Meeting adjourned:  8:05 PM 

January 25th 2017 Monthly Meeting Minutes

January 25th, 2017 monthly meeting minutes

Aberdeen Barn 

5805 Virginia Beach Blvd. Virginia Beach, Va. 23455

Meeting called to order: 6:10 PM

Prayer By: Daniel with Mares 

Pledge By: Johnny Newall with Commonwealth

Introductions By: Tony Wallace with Pestguard

Motion to accept minutes as posted online:  1st- Bob with Pro-techs  2nd- Don with Lenegars

Motion to accept Treasurers report as emailed: 1st- Don with Lenegars  2nd- Jimmy with Getem 

Old buisness: Renee walkers charity termite treatment has been scheduled for February 10th at 9:00 AM. If the property is still to damp to apply liquid termiticide than above ground stations will be installed on that day.

Upcoming Speakers/Events:

Lynn Williams was scheduled to speak in February however he had a last minute scheduling conflict. A new speaker is being contacted and we will email the members as soon as we have confirmation.

Speaker: This month a round table style discussion happened where the board memebrs rotated between 4 different tables to obtain memeber information on what they would like to see from the tpca in regards to education, programs, meetings, charity events etc. The results from this round table discussion will be reviewed at the February board meeting and more information/results will be discussed at the February meeting.

Vendors Present:

Marcus Johnson with Residex

John Singletary with Univar

Robbie Wagner with Beskin Divers

Elizabeth hopkins with Legal Shield

Kristen Roskov with BASF

Door Prizes:

Lunchbox and coasters from BASF- Bob with Pro-techs 

Cash for dinner from John Singletary with Univar- Jimmy with Getem

Stylus Streamlight from Marcus with Residex- Tom with Mares

$35 passions the restaurant gift card from the TPCA- Mark with Weston

50/50: $50 dollars to bob with Pro-techs ($50 to the charity account)

Motion to adjourn: 1st- Don with Lenegars  2nd- Jimmy with Getem

Meeting Adjourned: 8:05 PM

December 7th 2016 Christmas Social

December 7th 2016 Chrismast Social

Passion the Restaurant

 1036 Volvo Pkwy Chesapeake VA 23320


This was a great opportunity for all the member companies to get together, relax, share stories and have a good meal together. The turn out was great and everyone enjoyed there time and the food and the venue were great. A special thank you goes out to all the distributors that came out and brought great door prizes.  

Thanks to:

John Singletary with Univar

Marcus Johnson with Residex

Dick Olyench with Spectrum Printing

Robbie Wagner with Beskin-Divers

Alex Baxter with Forshaw

Billy Watts with Target Specialt Products 

Joe Grippi with Bayer 

Also thanks to William Watlington from Colonial for supplying a door prize as well.

Our suppliers always support our monthly meetings, socials and any other events we have throughout the year. We encourage you to thank them all for their support and we look forward to seeing you all in 2017!


November 16th 2016 Minutes

November 16th 2016 Monthly Meeting Minutes

Aberdeen Barn

5805 Northampton Blvd. Virginia Beach, Va. 23455

Meeting called to order- 6:23 PM

Prayer By- Buzz Jones with Maximum 

Pledge By- Wayne Kessinger with Reliance

New Buisness- 

1) The Christmas social was set for December 7th at Passions Restaurant in Chesapeake Va. The TPCA board voted to pay for at least two people from each memeber company up to 60 people total. 

2) Nomination forms were passed out and emailed out for the 2017 nominations.

Motion to accept October minutes as posted online- 1st- Don with Lenegars   2nd- Jimmy Murphy with Getem

Motion to accept October Treasurers report as emaled to memebers- 1st- Don with Lenegars   2nd- Daniel with Mares 

Speaker- Elizabeth Hopkins with Legal Shield 

Elizabeth spoke on the differences between ID theft and regular fraud. She also discussed multiple different packages and services that Legal Shield has to offer, both for buisness's as well as their individual employees. 

Vendors Present:

1) Dick Olyench with Spectrum Printing

2) Robbie Wagner with Beskin-Divers 

3) Elizabeth Hopkins with Legal Shield

Door Prizes- 

A dinner payour for next meeting from Elizabeth Hopkins with Legal Shield- Buzz Jones with Maximum

50/50- 37.50 went to Tony Wallace with Pestguard (37.50 to the cahrity account as well)

Motion to Adjourn-  1st- Bob with Pro-techs   2nd- Jimmy Murphy with Getem 

Meeting adjourned- 8:05 PM

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