Dr. Miller - InterstateA record number of attendees traveled to Linthicum, Maryland to attend MSPCA's 2019 Interstate Pest Management Conference at the Maritime Conference Center. The 2019 Conference brought in 625 pest control professionals from 6 states and the District of Columbia and helped renew over 900 certifications! 

Dates for the 2020 Conference will be released soon! In the meantime, feel free to look at this year's information. 


All Pest K9

Company Services: K9 Bed Bug Inspections

Contact’s Name: Chana Feder

Contact’s Email: info@thebedbughunter.com



Company Services: Aprilaire Dehumidifier for Basement and Crawl Space Applications

Contact’s Name: Marc W Cassel

Contact’s Email: Brian.Canfield@aprilaire.com


B&G Equipment Company

Company Services: Pest Control Products/Fly Control/Pest Monitoring

Contact’s Name: Filipe Ferreira

Contact’s Email: dwelch@bgequip.com



BASF Professional & Specialty Solutions

Company Services: BASF literature, giveaways, empty bottles/cans

Contact’s Name: David Nardolilli

Contact’s Email: david.nardolilli@basf.com


Bayer Environmental Science

Company Services: literature  / Sample roach bait  /

Contact’s Name: Lisa DiDomenico

Contact’s Email: lisa.didomenico@bayer.com



Bell Laboratories, Inc.

Company Services: Rodenticides - various rodent control products

Contact’s Name: Brian Hensel

Contact’s Email: bhensel@belllabs.com


Bird B Gone, Inc

Company Services: Bird Control Deterrents

Contact’s Name: Jeff Watts

Contact’s Email: jeff@birdbgone.com




Contact’s Name: Alex Coombs

Contact’s Email: alyssa.lathen@briostack.com

ConidioTec, LLC

Company Services: Aprehend is a revolutionary fungal biopesticide for the elimination and prevention of bed bugs. Spores transfer easily among bugs, including those that don't leave the harborage. The fungal disease kills bed bugs in 4 to 7 days and prevents new infestatio

Contact’s Name: Don McCandless

Contact’s Email: dmccandless@conidiotec.com



Consolidated National Insurers, Inc.

Contact’s Name: John Diesel

Contact’s Email: jdiesel@cniins.com


Corteva Agriscience

Company Services: The Sentricon System and The Hex Pro system, both termite colony elimination systems.

Contact’s Name: Erin Goode

Contact’s Email: eegoode@dow.com



Ensystex, Inc.

Company Services: Rodent Control, Fumigation, Termite Control, Lawn Care, and General Household & Commercial Pest Control Products & Equipment.

Contact’s Name: Ed VanIstendal

Contact’s Email: bugsvan@aol.com


FMC Professional Solutions

Company Services: FMC Product line of Insecticides.

Contact’s Name: Richard D Spigler II, BCE

Contact’s Email: richard.spigler@fmc.com



Forshaw Inc.

Company Services: Forshaw products and services

Contact’s Name: Dave Araujo

Contact’s Email: davea@forshaw.com


J.F. Oakes Sales & Marketing, LLC

Company Services: Pro-Pest Professional Lures for Rodents & Nuisance Wildlife, XLure and Pro-Pest Pheromone traps for stored product insects, Pro-Pest UV Flashlights

Contact’s Name: Jim Oakes

Contact’s Email: jo@jfoakes.com



Jeff McGovern Pest Coach

Contact’s Name: Jeff McGovern

Contact’s Email: jeff@jeffmcgovern.com


Company Services: Featuring our comprehensive line of rodenticides, bait stations and SoftSecure Technology.

Contact’s Name: James T Belcher

Contact’s Email: belchert@liphatech.com




Company Services: We will be displaying our Nature-Cide products, including the Pest Management, All Purpose Commercial Concentrate products.

Contact’s Name: Greg Pettis

Contact’s Email: corbin@pac-sh.com


Paragon Professional Products

Company Services: Various pest management products

Contact’s Name: Paul Carbino

Contact’s Email: pcarbino@paragonpcp.com



Company Services: Representing Rockwell Labs, VM Products, Airofog USA, Birchmeier, Flock Free, BurrowRX, EPIC, Pro-Pell, DeTour and Pelgar USA

Contact’s Name: Patrick J Ryan

Contact’s Email: naturalpestcontrol@cox.net




Company Services: Insect Light Traps, Electronic Fly Killers, Insect Monitoring Systems, Bed Bug Monitoring and Biological Based Cleaning Products and Odor control Products.

Contact’s Name: Gary Williamson

Contact’s Email: gary.williamson@pestwest.com



Select Insurance Agency, Inc

Company Services: Insurance Services

Contact’s Name: Glenn Dauberman

Contact’s Email: glenn@selectagency.com

Summit Chemical Company

Contact’s Name: Zachary Cohen

Contact’s Email: zcohen@summitchemical.com



Target Specialty Products

Contact’s Name: Karen Frome

Contact’s Email: karen.frome@target-specialty.com



Company Services: Exacticide Duster, Tech-Reach Bait Pro, Techni-Baiter Rodent Station and Accessories.

Contact’s Name: Jim Harper

Contact’s Email: jim@technicide.com



UNIQUE Pest Management

Contact’s Name: Angie Mullaney

Contact’s Email: angie@uniquepestmgmt.com


Company Services: Products exclusive to Univar as well as some literature about pest web.

Contact’s Name: Brock H Verworn

Contact’s Email: Brock.verworn@univarusa.com



Western Fumigation

Contact’s Name: Jeff Palko

Contact’s Email: jpalko@westernpest.com

Yard Gard Products

Company Services: Yard Gard Products - All-Natural Wild Life Deterrents

Contact’s Name: Charlie J Hicks

Contact’s Email: charlie@bgaindustries.net



Zoecon/Central Life Sciences

Company Services: Pesticide Control Products

Contact’s Name: Eric Picard

Contact’s Email: epicard@central.com



The same sessions run each day. Select Conference I on the registration form to attend January 30 and/or select Conference II on the registration form to attend January 31.

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Registration and Coffee

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Welcome to the 2019 Interstate Pest Management Conference and Introduction of Exhibitors

Julio Gonzolez
Maryland Pest Control Association
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

How the "Missed"-application of IPM in the Urban Environment Has Impacted German Cockroach Infestations-A Case for Assessment -Based Pest Management (APM)

Presented by Dini M. Miller, Ph.D,
Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech.
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Refreshments
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Sensing-Rodent Technologies A look into the future of Rodent Control

Presented by Brian Hensel, Bell Labs
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Regulatory Updates

Russell Noratel
Maryland Department of Agriculture

Alvin Harris
District of Columbia

Ryan Rutherford
Virginia Department of Agriculture
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM MITAGS Luncheon Buffet
1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
1:00 PM – 1:50 PM
1:55 PM – 2:45 PM
Afternoon Concurrent Sessions
Concurrent Session I
Concurrent Session II
2:45 PM - 3:10 PM Coffee Break
3:10 PM - 5:00 PM
3:10 PM – 4:00 PM
4:05 PM – 4:55 PM
Afternoon Concurrent Sessions (continued)
Concurrent Session III
Concurrent Session IV
4:55 PM  Sign Out

Category 3A & 3C (Turf & Ornamental) Agenda

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Select Conference III on the registration form to attend these sessions. You also have the option of attending the concurrent sessions.

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Registration and Coffee
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Pesticide Basics
Heather King- Target Specialty Products
9:00 AM - 9:20 AM

Regulatory Updates
Russ Noratel- Maryland Department of Agriculture
9:20 AM - 9:50 AM Refreshments on the Main Concourse
9:50 AM - 11:00 AM

Spring Weed Presentation
Chuck Schuster -- University of Maryland Extension
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Basic Weed Biology
Heather King-Target Specialty Products
4:55 PM Sign out process



Download the sessions outlines and descriptions plus short bios of the speakers for the 2019 IPMC. 



MCC RoomMaritime Conference Center (MCC)
692 Maritime Boulevard Linthicum Heights, MD 21090-1952
Reservation Line: 866-900-3517
Website: https://www.mccbwi.org/