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November 2013 Minutes

NOVEMBER 2013 MINUTES

 

Meeting called to order by Tom Mares

Prayer-George

Pledge- Daniel

Introductions-Jack

 

Motion to accept the minutes as posted online

1st Jimmy   2nd George

 

Treasurers report

1st Daniel   2nd Jack

 

No Grievance report

No VPMA liason report

 

 

Old Business

 

-WDI certification course coming to Tidewater please contact www.vpmonline.com for details and registration  December 3rd: VT Hampton Roads Center

December Christmas Party , contact tpca via email (yourtpca@gmail) with the number in your party This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
and contact Oceanfront Inn directly in making arrangements for reservations ( don’t forget to mention TPCA for your discount)2901 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA, 23451 United States‎866 539 8430

New Business

Ballots are Due 12/1/2013. They need to be sent to Charlie Church at Getem

Speaker- Micky Lyles with Catchmaster. 

Micky spoke about the importance of monitoring in an IPM approach. Also talked about creative ideas to boost companies image and professionalism with monotoring program and personalized glue boards

Vendors Present

Dan with Maverick Dog Detection

Dennis with Residex

John with Univar

Micky with Catchmaster

 

Door Prizes

Buzz won a poster from Residex/Daniel and George both won a case of MBS from Univar

50/50 John with Univar won and donated the $27.50 back to charity.

 

Motion to ADjourn 1st Buzz    2nd Daniel

 

 

 

October 2013 Minutes

Tidewater Pest Control October 2013 Minutes

 

Meeting called to order by Tom Mares ( President)

Prayer: Buz Jones
Pledge: Johnny Newell

Minutes are posted on our website

Motion to accept minutes Jimmy Murphy 2nd Buz Jones

Treasurer report George Wright (Treasurer)

Motion to accept Robbie Pope 2nd Johnny Newell




Old business: Hookie bug fest “largest turn out ( great success) with promotion items with “bed bug awareness and newly designed VPMA banner

TPCA attended a meeting prior to the VPMA Board meeting, to discuss different ideas from the four local association’s to come up ways /ideas to bring the members out to our local meetings and show the advantages/benefits of the three-tier membership (NPMA also had a represented presents to hear the concerns from a local level.

VPMA –Scholarship fundraiser – Thanks to everyone for their contributions as together we as a association raised over 6500.00  

Jimmy & Buz reported on NPMA “Pest World and many of the speakers # Pest World were also at VPMA “Pest Fest ( many professionals speakers and topics)



New Business:

-WDI certification course coming to Tidewater please contact www.vpmonline.com for details and registration  December 3rd: VT Hampton Roads Center

December Christmas Party , contact via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and contact Oceanfront Inn directly in making arrangements for reservations ( don’t forget to mention TPCA for your discount)2901 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA, 23451 United States‎866 539 8430‎

Speaker:

Brain Cooney with MKG and spoke on Perimeter treatments Vendors Present:

  • Univar-, Dennis (Residex), David McCormick (      Synegeta) and Dan Stallings ( Maverick Detection Services) K-9 spoke a minute      on current lawsuits in reference to bed bug letters in writing clear      letters)

Door Prize- Dick ( The Happy Printer) prize from Residex

50/50- Harry

Motion to adjourn:

Jimmy 2nd Buz

September 2013 Minutes

Tidewater Pest Control September 2013 Minutes

 

Meeting called to order by Tom Mares ( President)

Prayer: Buzz Jones
Pledge : Jason Leonard

Minutes are on our new website

Motion to accept minutes Jimmy Murphy

2nd Buzz Jones

Treasurer report George Wright (Treasurer)

Motion to accept Don Lenegar

2nd by Bob Herget


Old business: Virginia Peninsula Realtors Association – was September 12th on the peninsula in regards the “train the trainer program” in order to promote WDI certified inspectors (Bob, Tom &Don were present) along with four other “member companies” Great success -



New Business:

  • VPMA State Technical Meeting 2013
    September 25 & 26, 2013
    Sheraton Park South, Richmond, Virginia
  • Website is up to date with weekly training , you will find under “members log-in”
  • Events /meetings are up to date on website
  • Stickers promoting VPMA “WDI certified inspectors” ( they are 5x7) will distributed to the local associations
  • Website is updated with new articles ,go to the website under “who is TPCA tab “ the go to “log in” User: TPCA Member Password: bugs

Hookie Bug Fest coming October 19– we will be taking new cards to pass out along with VPMA’s new designed banner with the state’s new tag line Protecting Health and Property Through Professionalism Pest Management” as well as a ”scan tag” that will direct them to VPMA website

 

Grievance report: One Grievance has been turned in waiting on details before announcing

VPMA Liaison report, VPMA – Lock me up. Tom, Jimmy and Don are being locked up for 500.00 bail for VPMA scholarship

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Speaker: Kyle Franklin- Commercial Pest Control

 

Vendors Present:

  • Jason Leonard (Forshaw)
  • Dan Stallings ( Maverick Detection Services) K-9

50/50- won by Kyle Franklin- donated back to TPCA and the “Bail Out Scholarship”

Motion to adjourn:

Motion made by Jimmy Murphy

2nd Buzz Jones

Read more: September 2013 Minutes

August Minutes

Tidewater Pest Control August 2013 Minutes

 

Meeting called to order @ 6:15 – Tom Mares (President)
Prayer : Buzz Jones
Pledge : Dan Carr
Introductions Jim Murphy
Motion to accept the minutes – Jimmy Murphy made the motion 2nd by Bob Herget

Treasurer Report given by “treasurer” George Wright” motion made to accept report Tom Mares and 2nd by Harry


Old business: Website- everything up and going , we are getting new hits on the website and it is being monitored after last meeting with HRRA in promoting WDI inspectors.

New Business: VPMA State Technical Meeting 2013
September 25 & 26, 2013
Sheraton Park South, Richmond, Virginia

Virginia Peninsula Realtors Association – class set up for September 12th on the peninsula in regards the “train the trainer program” in order to promote WDI certified inspectors ?

HRRA – meeting was a great success Tom ,Don , Bob stayed a hour after the class answering questions ( great success )

Grievance report: No grievances – per Buzz Jones as he explains who the system works and how working together we can communicate together and make our association promote brotherhood

VPMA Liaison report, VPMA – Lock me up. Tom, Jimmy and Don are being locked up for 500.00 bail for VPMA scholarship

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Speaker: Jessica Barlow, BASF topic “Filth Flies” great presentation on different types of flies in identification and treatments

 

Vendors Present: Residex, Forshaw

 

Door Prizes- Jimmy & Buzz         

50/50- won by Don in which he donated towards the Scholarship fund and setting Bond for Tidewater gang

Motion to adjourn: Buzz made the motion 2nd by Bob Herget

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