Dallas, TX – July 29, 2013 – Dallas-based pest control leader HomeTeam Pest Defense received, for the third consecutive year, the “Partners of Choice” Award from prominent home builder, David Weekley Homes. The company earned an “A” rating for service in David Weekley Homes’ National Trading Partner Survey. HomeTeam is the only pest management company to ever receive this well-respected industry award and one of eight companies to earn an “A” rating this year.
“The results of the Weekley partner survey are a great measuring tool for HomeTeam’s overall operations,” said Dirk Korte, vice president national accounts with HomeTeam. “This award demonstrates the dedication and commitment of all HomeTeam employees. It is an honor to be recognized for our products and services.”
The annual awards are based on David Weekley Homes’ comprehensive interactive evaluation platform, of which the National Trading Partner Survey is an important element. Now in its tenth year, team members evaluate approximately 175 suppliers on quality and service to their organization. Each year the notable “Partners of Choice” award becomes increasingly harder to attain. According to Bill Justus, vice president of supply chain services for David Weekley Homes, “Through their actions HomeTeam has demonstrated to be best in class in delivering quality products and services to our team members.”
About HomeTeam Pest Defense
HomeTeam Pest Defense, a recognized leader in the pest management industry, is currently ranked #1 in servicing the home builder market. The company offers pest and termite control services such as the innovative Taexx® built-in pest control system. The company has 50 locations throughout the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest and Western states and partners with homeowners and home builders to provide a pest-free living environment. 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.
About David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 17 cities across the United States. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes “America’s Best Builder,” “Builder of the Year,” and the “National Housing Quality Award.” Weekley has also appeared seven times on FORTUNE® magazine’s coveted “100 Best Companies to Work For” list. Since inception, David Weekley Homes has closed more than 70,000 homes. For more information about David Weekley Homes, visit the company’s web site at www.davidweekleyhomes.com.