Dallas, TX – February, 2010 – Sean Young was named Termite Technician of the Year by PCT Magazine in the publication’s January edition. Young, a HomeTeam Pest Defense pest control technician and Houston resident, will be recognized at a special awards ceremony at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. during the National Pest Management Association’s Legislative Day March 2, 2010.
Now in its 13th year, the PCT Technician of the Year Award recognizes the qualities that define an exemplary pest control professional. A panel of four industry professionals reviewed each candidate’s credentials and selected three winners, including Young, from three categories: Residential, Commercial and Termite. Technicians were nominated for their excellent customer service, pest control knowledge and contributions to their company.
“Sean is an excellent example of HomeTeam’s dedication to providing quality pest control services,” said Bob Wanzer, CEO and president of HomeTeam. “We are proud of him for being recognized by PCT Magazine as the Termite Technician of the Year for his customer service skills.”
Young has worked in the pest control industry for 21 years. In 1988, he joined Rodgers Pest Control, which was sold to HomeTeam in 1997. He is consistently a top performer and assists the branch in training new technicians, and coaching them on selling techniques and customer service. He lives in Houston with his wife, Melissa, and two children, Hunter and Cole.
About HomeTeam Pest Defense
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 more than 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).