The Boardroom Buzz is the go-to resource for cutting-edge insight on strategy, valuation and mergers & acquisitions in the pest control industry. The Buzz is the podcast for shareholders, board members and senior managers in the pest control industry.
Presented by the Potomac Pest Control Group. Hosted by Patrick Baldwin and Paul Giannamore.
Join in as William Blair’s Group Head of Global Services Equity Research Analyst Tim Mulrooney returns to The Boardroom. Speculation abounds in this $7.5 billion deal. In this deal that stretches Across the Pond, what needs to get carved-out and why?
John Byrne, former editor at both Fast Company and BusinessWeek, goes into detail on the three collaborative works he did with businessmen Morton Mandel, Jack Welch, and John Scully. The conversation kicks off into his immersive work with Mandel in the book “It’s All About Who”. It’s a book that keeps on giving, or at least gifting. From Paul, that is.
Vance Morris shares his best practices for service businesses from his time at Disney operations. He’s going to clue you in on ways to set yourself apart from your competition. Hear how ownership mentality and employee engagement differ from Vance’s time while working with The Mouse.
The locker room meets The Boardroom as Paul and Patrick visit with the newly appointed president of Nisus, Lee Barrett. It wasn’t just any ordinary agent that got Lee his start in pest control. The franchise leader pushed his West Coast way forward from the mailroom at US Borax to now president at Nisus. With 30 years under his belt in the industry, which type of coach is now at the helm of Team Nisus?
Paul makes a trip to the Holy Land, but has he found the Holy Grail? Tel Aviv’s high-tech hub creates a new generation of mousetraps. Paul visits with Ronen Amichai and Ethan Vickery of PestOptix to see how future technology is now a reality. The pair of tech-forward thinkers go all-in on digital to change the industry.
If you’re not too busy breaking fire boards or walking on crushed glass, step into The Boardroom with Mike Agugliaro. On his own at age 15, Mike chose the martial arts and vocational school combo. Follow Mike’s path scaling from electrician to entrepreneur to exits. Exits, yes, plural.
You won’t believe it until you hear it, but don’t miss out on some real sage advice from a pair of forty year olds. Step into this Boardroom conversation to hear how these students turned lecturers and businessmen turned investors found their way to a 2-platform exit with Rentokil.
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