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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Arrow Exterminators Announces the Strategic Acquisition of Semarck Pest Control, Inc in Houston, Texas

 

Expanding Footprint Brings Exciting Opportunities in the Growing Texas Market

Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators is pleased to announce the merger and acquisition of Semarck Pest Control, Inc., a full-service company focusing on residential and commercial pest and termite control in Houston, Texas.  This transaction allows Arrow the opportunity to grow and expand its Houston footprint and reach more residential and commercial customers with a full line of services and strengthens Arrow’s presence in the 4th largest city in America.

“We are so pleased to welcome the customers and team members of Semarck Pest Control,” said Emily Thomas Kendrick, President and Chief Executive Officer of Arrow Exterminators.  “Their commitment to the community, passion for customer service and full service offerings makes them a perfect strategic fit for Arrow.”  Kendrick went on to say, “This location will operate as Arrow Exterminators and gives us a total of nine service centers throughout the state of Texas.” 

“When we started exploring selling our business we wanted to find a company that provides exemplary customer service and is passionate about how customers and team members are treated.  We have always said that ‘a business that values family also values customers.  We are proud to join a fellow family-owned and operated company and be a part of the Arrow family,” said owner Mike Reiland. “In addition, we were looking for a company that would provide our team members with many growth opportunities and an expanded range of services to offer to our customers.” 

“Semarck Pest Control is well regarded in the state of Texas and we are proud to have this seasoned team of professionals join the Arrow family,” stated Tim Pollard, Arrow’s Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “Texas is an important market as we seek to grow opportunities for our existing workforce and new team members. We continuously look to merge with high-quality companies who share our goals, principles and culture and I believe we found the perfect fit with Semarck Pest Control.”