Thursday, May 2, 2013
H. Russell (Russ) Ives, CEO and President of Rose Pest Solutions has retired from the board of directors of Copesan Services, Inc., the national pest management provider. Ives served on the board in a variety of capacities for the past 24 years. He remains at the helm of Rose Pest Solutions, the nation’s oldest pest management company that provides comprehensive services in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana.
“I have thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to serve for the last 24 years with such talented individuals and partners in a forward-thinking, innovative, industry quality leader. Lessons I have learned through this involvement have benefitted the many clients we serve here in Michigan and the Great Lakes region. Copesan has a great future, and we remain committed to being a significant part of that good story!”, says Ives.
During his tenure, Ives helped guide Copesan in a variety of capacities including Chair of the Board, Vice-Chair, Treasurer, and served on a number of key committees.
"It's hard to imagine a Board meeting without his insightful comments and positive approach, however we know we can count on his continuing support as a shareholder and resource to Copesan; and we look forward to working with him for many years to come," said Deni Naumann, Copesan President.
Alfie Treleven, Chairman of the Board for Copesan, shared, "Copesan is truly a better organization for having worked with Russ. He's helped us grow in leaps and bounds and while we will miss his contributions on the Board, we are also excited to see him embark on new adventures in our industry with organizations like PestSure and the National Pest Management Association (NPMA)."
Ives will continue as President of pest management insurance provider PestSure and serves on the Leadership Board of NPMA as Secretary. Ives currently resides with his family in Birmingham, Michigan.
Copesan is an alliance of premier pest management companies united as a single entity for the sole purpose of providing quality pest solutions to businesses with locations throughout North America.
About Rose Pest Solutions
Founded in 1860, Rose Pest Solutions provides comprehensive pest management services for commercial and residential clients from its 15 district offices in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. With four board certified entomologists and seven other credentialed entomologists on staff, Rose is renowned for its technical expertise and use of integrated pest management practices designed to protect the homes, health and property of its clients. Rose has received numerous honors for its commitment to excellence, including QualityPro and QualityPro Schools designations from the National Pest Management Association. For more information about Rose Pest Solutions, contact the company at (800) 966-ROSE or on the Web at www.RosePestSolutions.com.
|12/18||Rose Chosen As Best Of Detroit Home 2018 List|
|11/18||Rose Pest Solutions Awarded 2018 Top Workplaces Honor|
|10/18||Rose Pest Solutions Promotes Joe Flood to Cleveland District Manager|
|06/18||Pest Control Questions and Answers - Paul W. Smith Show - WJR Detroit|
|06/18||Are Brown Recluse Spiders Found In Michigan?|
|11/17||Bed Bugs More Likely To Infest Previously Infested Areas|
|07/17||Carpenter Ants, Carpenter Bees and Mosquito control - Warren Pierce Show - WJR Detroit|
|04/17||Rose Pest Solutions talks about the recent stink bug invasion in Michigan with Steve Gariagola of WDIV Detroit|
|04/17||ANTS READY TO BUG HOMEOWNERS THIS SPRING|
|01/17||How to inspect for mild bed bug infestations|
|12/16||Canines called to help fight against bed bugs in Ohio|
|08/16||Figuring Out Phorids (often called coffin flies or scuttle flies)|
|08/16||WJR Interview Zika Virus Michigan|
|07/16||The Science of Humiture? - PCT Magazine|
|06/16||'Take Your Pet to Work Day' is every day for this pest controller|
|12/15||Rose Pest Solutions entomologist identifies new invasive species in Michigan|
|12/15||Michigan Entrepreneur Interview - Russ Ives|
|11/15||SHEPerspective: Invasive Species|
|11/15||National Pest Management Association Convention Conversation: Russ Ives|
|11/15||SHEPerspective: Bed Bug Mating|
|11/13||Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly: Bob Seske|
|07/13||Rose Pest Solutions Announces Promotion of John Steenstra to Grand Rapids District Supervisor|
|06/13||Rose Pest Solutions Announces Promotion of Mark VanderWerp|
|05/13||CEO and President H. Russel Ives Retires From Copesan Board of Directors|
|12/11||Grand Blanc Township contracts with Rose Pest Solutions for 2012 mosquito control|
|12/11||IVES ELECTED PRESIDENT OF PESTSURE|
|11/11||Bothered by Bedbugs, Detroit Apartment Complex Tenants Complain|
|09/11||More Offices See Bedbug Infestations|
|08/11||Bedbugs Chase ODU Students From Dorm|