Who We Are


The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA) was founded in 1997 to grow, promote, protect and defend the pest management industry. This year marks the 25th anniversary of PPMA, a sister organization of the National Pest Management Association, serving as the consumer marketing arm of NPMA. It is managed by its own board of directors comprised of the industry’s top leaders and has its own operating budget.

Become an Investor!

Complete the form below and a member of the PPMA team will be in touch with more information.



As the industry’s voice for 25 years, PPMA continues to proactively educate the public on the value of professional pest control through its media relations, public service announcement, advertising, social media, research and online communications programs it conducts on behalf of the National Pest Management Association.

The PPMA mandate:

  • The Professional Pest Management Alliance is the advocate, voice and partner for the entire professional pest management community.
  • We are an organization managed by a board of directors, which is comprised of industry stakeholders including pest management firms, suppliers and distributors.
  • Our overriding objective is to present a fair and balanced picture of our industry to the consumer.

To join us, please contact Jim Fredericks at jfredericks@pestworld.org


Benefits of Investing

Investors enjoy the following exclusive PPMA benefits:

  • Mainframe, an online digital agency powered by PPMA, is an exclusive subscription service that provides easy access to comprehensive, ready-made, professional marketing materials.
  • Find a Pro zip code locator enhanced listing on Pestworld.org – PPMA investors receive four times as many hits as others!
  • The Daily Buzz – a daily email summary of consumer industry news you can use
  • PPMA Update – a monthly newsletter highlighting PPMA’s achievements and ongoing initiatives
  • Crisis communications support
  • Access to industry talking points
  • Invitations to VIP industry events, and more!

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