Turner Pest Control, an Anticimex Company, Acquires Brandon Pest Control

Pressrelease 01/09/2019

Turner Pest Control starts 2019 with its first acquistion in Florida.

Jacksonville, FL, January 9, 2019 — Turner Pest Control, a Jacksonville-based Anticimex company providing comprehensive pest control services to residential and commercial clients in Florida and South Georgia, has acquired Brandon Pest Control. Brandon, an $8 million company, has been a locally owned and family-operated pest control service provider in Jacksonville for more than 45 years and has 65 employees.

This acquisition is the first in a planned aggressive growth strategy that Turner will execute throughout the state of Florida. In addition to its remarkable organic growth, Turner has continually risen on Pest Control Technology's Top 100 list of the largest 100 companies in the pest control industry based on prior years' revenues and is currently in the 41st position on the list.

"With its focus on customer service and innovation, Brandon sets the standard for future acquisitions we have planned for the coming years," says Turner Pest Control CEO Mark Slater. "Brandon’s values and culture are very much in line with ours, which is critical to a successful and seamless transition as we join forces."

Brandon Pest Control President and Owner Stuart Herman agrees, noting that the two companies share a commitment to providing the highest-quality services and products. "Our management team and technicians look forward to working together with Turner to ensure that customers continue to enjoy the same safe, effective pest control they've come to expect from Brandon. We couldn't have asked for a better fit as we join the global Anticimex family."  

For more information about Turner Pest Control and its comprehensive pest control services for homes and businesses, please visit www.turnerpest.com.

About Turner Pest Control – Turner Pest Control was founded in 1971 and serves customers throughout Florida and South Georgia. The Anticimex company is a member of the National Pest Management Association and is Quality Pro-Certified, which is the highest mark of excellence recognized in the industry. Ranked among the top 100 pest control companies in the U.S., Turner provides pest control, termite prevention, lawn services, and bed bug elimination services, as well as its exclusive TurnerGuard all-in-one pest and termite prevention solution.

About Anticimex – The Swedish firm Anticimex is the fourth largest pest control company globally.  Founded in 1934, Anticimex operates in 17 countries and has over 5,000 employees worldwide.  In the United States Anticimex operates through its five platform companies, Modern Pest Services – Brunswick ME, American Pest Management – Fulton MD, Viking Pest Control – Bridgewater NJ, Turner Pest Control- Jacksonville, FL, and Killingsworth Environmental- Charlotte, NC.

For additional information, please contact:  Stacy McKinney, Director of Marketing, Turner Pest Control, 904-355-5300, smckinney@turnerpest.com, http://www.turnerpest.com

Published: 01/09/2019