HomeTeam Pest Defense Acquires Spott Pest Prevention


DALLAS, July 5, 2011 – HomeTeam Pest Defense today announced it has acquired Spott Pest Prevention based in San Diego, Calif. Transaction terms were not disclosed.

“Spott Pest Prevention has had tremendous success developing their residential and commercial pest control business in southern California. Their service model fits perfectly with HomeTeam’s objective — offer superior customer service by exceptional employees,” said Jerry Gahlhoff, president of HomeTeam Pest Defense.

“This acquisition will allow us to expand our geographic coverage in the San Diego market. We are pleased to welcome Spott Pest Prevention customers and employees to HomeTeam,” Gahlhoff added.

HomeTeam Pest Defense, a recognized leader in the pest management industry, is currently the nation’s 3rd largest residential pest control company. The company offers pest and termite control services with traditional treatment methods and with advanced products such as the innovative Taexx® built-in pest control system. The company has 50 branch locations throughout the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Mid-Central, Southwest and Western states. HomeTeam is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atlanta-based Rollins, Inc (NYSE:ROL). You can learn more about Rollins or HomeTeam at www.rollins.com or www.pestdefense.com.


For more information, contact at 214-665-8725:
Kevin Wolf, Chief Financial Officer kwolf@pestdefense.com

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