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11/07/2013

Arrow Exterminators Announces the Strategic Acquisition of Carson Pest Control

Expanding Footprint in Tampa-Clearwater Area Brings Exciting Opportunities for the Arrow Exterminators Family of Companies

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Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators is pleased to announce the acquisition of Carson Pest Control, a full-service company, specializing in residential and commercial pest and termite control located in Dunedin, Florida serving the Tampa Bay Area.

"We are so pleased to welcome the customers and employees of Carson Pest Control to the Arrow family," said Emily Thomas Kendrick, President and Chief Executive Officer of Arrow Exterminators. "Carson's commitment to their customers, and passion for customer service as well as their full service offerings is not only a perfect fit, but a strategic fit."  Kendrick went on to say, "this acquisition will expand our footprint in the Tampa Bay Clearwater market.  In this market, we will operate as Hughes Exterminators, part of the Arrow Exterminators family of companies."

"When looking for a home for our business, we were looking for a company that provides exemplary customer service and was passionate about how customers and employees are treated.  We found that in Arrow Exterminators and are proud to be part of the family," said owner Dave Carson. "We wanted to give our employees an opportunity to be with a company where we knew there would be growth opportunities as well as an expanded range of services to offer our customers."

"Carson Pest Control is well regarded in the market they serve and we are proud to have this seasoned team of professionals join the Arrow family. Growth in the Tampa Clearwater area is strategic to our objectives as we continue to grow to "$200 Million and Beyond". We are continuously looking to merge with high quality companies who share our goals, principles and culture," stated Tim Pollard, Chief Operating Officer.