Thursday, October 1, 2015

Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators Announces the Acquisition of Wise Chem Safe Pest Control

Expanding Footprint Brings Exciting Opportunities in the Growing Texas Market

Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators is pleased to announce the merger and acquisition of Wise Chem Safe Pest Control, a division of Coleman Exterminating. This will provide Arrow the opportunity to expand its footprint in the growing Texas market and operate with three new service centers in Decatur, Denton and Graham.

Wise Chem Safe Pest Control Photo“We are so pleased to welcome the customers and 22 team members of Wise Chem Safe 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, “These three locations will operate as Arrow Exterminators and give us a total of seven 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, values customers.’   We are proud to join a fellow family-owned and operated company and be a part of the Arrow family,” said owner Sunny Coleman. “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 our customers.”

“Wise Chem Safe 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 grow to 200 million and beyond. 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 Wise Chem Safe Pest Control.”