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We know you can’t wait so here’s your sneak peek of the 20th Anniversary Edition New York Pest Expo Speakers!

Joe Barile, BCE


It All Starts Here – Label Comprehension and Compliance

The label is the foundation of professionalism. We will examine structural pest management developments and trends, our obligations as applicators as well as the impact of non-compliance. We’ll also take a look at expected changes under the Label Standardization Initiative.

Joe Barile is the Technical Service Lead for Bayer’s Environmental Science Division’s Pest Management and Public Health Business Group. His responsibilities include providing technical and training support to the Bayer staff as well as to PMPs, public vector control agencies and food safety specialists in the US and Canada.  Mr. Barile holds a degree in Entomology from the University of Massachusetts. He has been involved pest management since 1979 holding positions with major manufacturers, as a university extension entomologist, as a pest control technician and as the technical director of a multi-branch pest control firm. Mr. Barile is a member of the Entomological Society of America, is a Board Certified Entomologist, and a member of the American Mosquito Control Association. He is also the Commission Chairman for the Bristol County (MA) Mosquito Control Project. This is Joe’s fourth presentation at the New York Pest Expo. We are grateful to our friends at Bayer for sponsoring his appearance.

Sylvia Kenmuir, BCE, MSc.
Technical Specialist, BASF

Shoo Fly! – Fly Management Solutions
Ms. Kenmuir explains how location attracts various fly species. She offers inspection tips and strategies and reviews the biology and behavior of the major indoor and outdoor fly species as well as the management tools available for their control.

Sylvia Kenmuir has been the West Coast Technical Support Specialist for BASF for the last two years. Prior to joining BASF, Ms. Kenmuir was involved in distribution as National Technical Director for 30 years. Sylvia is a Board Certified Entomologist who received her B.S. in Biology from California State Polytechnic and her MSc. In Entomology from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. She is the Chair of the West Coast Rodent Academy, Chair of PWIPM & Rodenticide Taskforce and Past Director of the Entomological Society of America Certification Board. This is Ms. Kenmuir’s first appearance at the New York Pest Expo. We are grateful to our friends at BASF for sponsoring her presentation today.

Jeff Mc Govern
“The Pest Coach”

The Art of Exclusion
Jeff will guide us through the most important, yet neglected, aspect of long-term pest management.  Exclusion reduces the need for pesticides and devices but it also requires expertise and skill. Learn how to identify access points and what the tell-tale signs of intrusion and harborage are. The “Coach” will also offer a tour of essential exclusion tools.

Jeff McGovern is a nationally known consultant with over 48 years of experience in the pest management field. He is known as the “Pest Coach” for his vast knowledge of pests, products and procedures. His “12 Key Factors” program is in use by pest management firms worldwide. Jeff is a featured speaker at the major pest management conferences: Purdue, Maryland Interstate, The New York Pest Expo. He teaches recertification classes for pest management firms and associations across the country. His articles appear regularly in Pest Management Professional (PMP) and Pest Control Technology (PCT) magazines and he was published in The Journal of Economic Entomology in 2000. He has appeared in many training videos and has served as a voice-over talent as well. This is Jeff’s fourth appearance at the New York Pest Expo. 

John Murphy
CO2 Development and Implementation Manager


Are You Serious? – Rodent Management for Grownups

Get ready: Changes are coming to the way we manage rodent populations. John will share what some of the future trends may be and the way we can adapt to those pressures.

John Murphy is the CO2 Development and Implementation Manager for Liphatech. He has 40 years of pest control experience; 15 of which were spent as an owner/operator of commercial service companies, as well as a pesticide distribution firm in New York City. He has been with Liphatech for over 20 years and during that time he has worked throughout North America perfecting the art of eradicating rodents. He has assisted municipalities, health departments, government facilities, food establishments, zoos and many other sensitive accounts with customizing rodent abatement programs. This is John’s fourth appearance at the New York Pest Expo. We are grateful to our friends at Liphatech for sponsoring his presentation.

Dr. William H. Robinson, PhD.
The Fountainhead Group

Application Technologies – Where We Are, Where We’re Going
With his review of traditional application equipment and their limitations, Dr. Bill calls for a reboot on the features the next generation of delivery systems should contain. He also explodes the myths regarding power, volume, pressure and layering.

Dr. Robinson conducted research in structural pest control and application technology at Virginia Tech for 30 years. He was Technical Director for B&G Equipment Company for 20 years where he helped develop tools for insecticide application in professional pest control. He is now Technical Product Director at the Fountainhead Group, a U.S.-owned company that manufactures insecticide application equipment. He has written a text book and a reference book on urban entomology, and 5 training manuals for service technicians (two written in Chinese). Bill has the second-highest number of appearances as a speaker at the New York Pest Expo. We are grateful to our friends at The Fountainhead Group for sponsoring his presentation today.

Louis N. Sorkin, BCE

Entsult Associates, Inc.

In it For the Long Run – Long-Lived Organisms

Lou will delve into the factors that favor longevity in nature.  We’ll learn about some amazing long-lived arthropods. Lou will also go over the causes and remedies for long-lived and persistent infestations.

Lou Sorkin graduated with an M.S. in Entomology from the University of Connecticut in 1978. He is a Board Certified Entomologist in Urban and Industrial Entomology, specializing in forensic studies.  For 35 years he worked in the Department of Entomology at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. In 2000, Lou founded his entomology consulting business, Entsult Associates, Inc. Lou is a consultant for the medical profession, law enforcement, the hospitality and real estate industries, museums as well as pest management firms. He has contributed to film industry scripts where arthropods are an integral part of the storyline. He has co-authored various papers and articles that deal with spiders, flies, mites and ticks, and has a special interest in insects as food, a discipline called entomophagy. Lou has presented at the New York Pest Expo more than any other speaker.

Register now for the 20th Anniversary of the New York Pest Expo, Thursday, November 10, 2022

8 Am To 6 Pm

The George Washington Bridge Doubletree Hotel
2117 Route 4 East, Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Admission: $150.00 (By Nov. 5)
 Late Registration: $200.00 (After Nov. 5)
Payment Is Final

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Breakfast, Lunch, Open-Bar Reception and Free Parking Included 

Total NYS DEC Credits For The Entire Event:
CORE – 1.00, 7A – 5.00, 7F – 5.00, 8 – 2.00

Miss It And You’ll Regret It
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Friday,  November 9, 2018, 8 am to 6 pm

The George Washington Bridge Doubletree Hotel
2117 Route 4 East, Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Admission: $200.00

(Breakfast, lunch, parking and cocktail hour included)

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Top 10 Reasons to Attend the
2018 New York Pest Expo!
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Apex Steam Technologies

The APX390 Steam Cleaning System is the market leader for steamers used by PCO’s in the treatment of bed bugs & eggs, drain flies & larvae and other pests. It is very effective with high temperature of 220 degrees F at contact; low moisture of 5%,;low pressure options of 35, 45, & 56 PSI; compact and light weight and very affordable. Test one out and pick one up at a blowout price at the New York Pest Expo.

Atlantic Paste and Glue


Atrix International

The Atrix line of Professional IPM Vacuums are Safe, Powerful, Clean, Efficient and Quiet. Why just kill bugs, when you can eliminate them? Increase your service, and increase your revenue with a Professional Atrix IPM Vacuum.

B&G Equipment Company

Be sure to stop by and visit with National Marketing manager Bob Heiney between instructional sessions at the New York Pest Expo. He will answer your toughest technical questions and give you tips on using equipment to maximize your earnings potential. Don’t forget, B&G Knows How You Work!




When you’re Backed By Bayer, you have exactly what you need to get the job done right. From breakthrough products to business building tools, we’re making getting the job done easier and more efficiently than ever before. Visit us at the 15th Anniversary Edition of the New York Pest Expo to find out how Bayer is transforming the future of pest management.

Bell Labs


Bird Barrier



EcoRaider Professional is proven to be effective for bed bug remediation. With fast acting resistance control and lab- and field-proven 90% kill in one hour, plus 14-day residual, EcoRaider Professional simplifies bed bug jobs. It has been named the most effective natural insecticide for bed bugs by the Entomological Society of America journal and field proven in USDA IR-4 Public Health Pesticide Program study. EcoRaider Professional is also a premium green solution for perimeter ant control for both indoor and outdoor use. It provides key benefits to pest management professionals including fast kill in minutes, disruption of ant trails and prolonged prevention for 4 weeks. EcoRaider is low-odor and is non-staining. Its 25(b) status makes it safe for all environments and the perfect partner for IPM programs. Visit us at the Expo and pick up a pint of EcoRaider at a blowout price that day only. Learn how to go green effectively.

FMC Corp.


Green Gorilla

The Green Gorilla Advanced Delivery System is a first-of-its kind delivery method to improve productivity, do away with pumping, provide a better application method with optimum PSI, and reduce user fatigue. Increase your profits by realizing savings of 25% or more on pesticides; and improve productivity by getting more jobs done in a day. Powered by Lithium Ion Technology. Come try out this field-tested and proven technology for yourself at the Expo and pick one up at a blowout price!


Hibu is a 360-degree marketing company. We offer a full spectrum of marketing tools and services that go “Beyond Yellow” to lead our clients to success now and in the future. Our range of products include building websites, SEO & SEM, reputation management, social media applications, direct mail, print advertising and more. We go beyond yellow! We’re looking forward to another great New York Pest Expo.

JT Eaton & Co, Inc.

JT Eaton Co has been a manufacturer for the Pest Management industry for more than 80 years. We have a full line of rodent management products as well as bed bug management. Our ready-to-use liquid sprays and our great aerosol will help you combat the toughest bed bug issues. Please visit us at the NY Expo!




Liphatech offers superior and innovative rodent control products. We strive to consistently provide the most effective products and outstanding customer service to assist Pest Management Professionals in improving the quality of human life. We were the first to develop and offer the newest rodenticide formulation — soft bait — the most significant improvement in rodent control technology in several decades. We see soft bait as the future of rodenticides. It can be used anywhere mini block rodenticide is used. For more information about Liphatech and its comprehensive line of products, come join us at the Expo!

Mattress Safe, Inc.

Mattress Safe, Inc. offers bed-bug-certified and state-of-the-art mattress protection that is waterproof, breathable, fire retardant and non-allergenic. The KleenCover® product line is now assembled in the USA guaranteeing the highest manufacturing quality available. Made from a luxurious fabric that is soft to the touch while conforming to fit any mattress, the KleenCover® Collection includes mattress, box spring, and pillow encasements for all of your bedding needs.


MGK has been in business for over 100 years. They manufacture Bedlam, Nyguard, Onslaught and the first-of-its-kind Vendetta Plus roach bait with the IGR already in the bait. (more…)


Veterans Day, Friday,  November 11, 2016, 8 am to 6 pm

The George Washington Bridge Doubletree Hotel

2117 Route 4 East, Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Click here to register online right now. Don’t miss out!

Admission: $150.00 (By October 29)
Late registration: $200.00 (After October 29)

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