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PESTWORLD HIGHLIGHTS

Opening Ceremony Featuring A Vintage Las Vegas Show

 

Take it back to vintage Las Vegas with these iconic artists!

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Opening General Session Featuring Alex Banayan

Alex Banayan is the youngest bestselling business author in American history. The Third Door chronicles Banayan’s seven-year quest to uncover the definitive mindset of exponential growth and success. The book is a #1 international bestseller, has been translated into more than a dozen languages, and has been acclaimed by The New York Post as “a joy to read.”

Over the course of his unprecedented journey, Banayan’s research led him to interview the most innovative leaders of the past half-century, including Bill Gates, Lady Gaga, Larry King, Maya Angelou, Steve Wozniak, Jane Goodall, Jessica Alba, Quincy Jones, and more.

Named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list and Business Insider’s “Most Powerful People Under 30,” Banayan is his generation’s leading expert in high-performance and personal development.

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General Session Featuring Eric Boles

 

Eric Boles is the president and founder of The Game Changers, Inc., a leadership development firm located in Lakewood, WA. He is the author of several executive and emerging leader development programs that are used across the globe and have been translated into seven different languages. He is also an executive advisor, coach and trainer. Through assessment, consulting, coaching and corporate training, The Game Changers, Inc. has set a new standard for helping organizations enhance their culture and develop higher levels of commitment and performance.

Prior to becoming an authority on Leading and Managing Change, Teamwork, Cultural Transformation and Peak Performance, Eric played in the National Football League with the New York Jets and the Green Bay Packers where he was introduced to many of the concepts of high performance and teamwork he shares today. He was fortunate to be coached and to play with some of the finest in professional football such as Pete Carroll, Brett Farve, Reggie White and Mike Holmgren along with many other great athletes and coaches.

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CEO Forum

Geared towards business owners and upper managers, this forum will feature a combination of both keynote speakers and carefully selected industry speakers who will provide new ideas and solutions for your business and its future.

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Workforce Development Program Club Reception

A special networking reception recognizing our Founders, Patrons, and Suppliers Club for their involvement and generous support of NPMA’s Workforce Development Program.

 


In the Mix Reception 

 

Spend time networking with PestWorld attendees and learning about NPMA’s interest groups – including the Leadership Networking Community, Professional Women in Pest Management, PestVets and the Diversity Council. This is a great opportunity to meet other pest management professionals who share your interests.

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PESTFEST: PestWorld Closing Party

Spend some time having fun in the sun, poolside, with your industry colleagues and friends at PestFest as we wrap up PestWorld 2021. Enjoy a celebration of being together once again and enjoying an exciting week in Las Vegas! Fabulous food and drinks along with amazing entertainment in a fun Vegas setting will help close out a memorable PestWorld 2021.

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Industry Awards Honor the Best of the Best

Each year, several key awards are presented to NPMA members to showcase their outstanding contributions and accomplishments to the pest management industry. The following awards will be presented during PestWorld 2021:

  • Pinnacle Award
  • Women of Excellence Award
    Sponsored by Target Specialty Products
  • Young Entreprenuer Award
    Sponsored by Rentokil North America
  • PestVets Veteran of the Year Award
    Sponsored by FMC
  • NPMA Gives Award
  • 2020/2021 Committee of the Year
  • 2020/2021 Committee Chair of the Year

PestWorld Exhibit Hall

The Exhibit Hall is where the real business of PestWorld takes place. Meet with our industry’s suppliers, learn about new products and discover the latest innovations for your business. With nearly 200 leading vendors showcasing the latest products and services, exhibitors will launch new products, explain current techniques, and demonstrate solutions to benefit small, midsized, and large pest management companies, as well as government employees and university researchers. 


60+ Expert-Led Educational Sessions

There's no better way to invest in your future than unlocking the knowledge provided at PestWorld.

PestWorld 2021 features over 60 expert-led educational sessions covering a variety of business and technical topics. Attendees are bound to leave the convention with a deeper knowledge on the latest pest management research and business tactics to improve their businesses for the future.

NPMA will be applying to CEUs in multiple states. Stay tuned for more information coming soon!


Networking Opportunities

Why do attendees return to PestWorld each year? While the world-class education and exhibits are compelling on their own, at the heart of it all is the people. The old friends, the new contacts, the shared stories.

It's been a year and a half since the pandemic changed the way we do business, and NPMA is excited to host PestWorld 2021 in-person this November in a celebration of reconnection. This year at PestWorld you'll have many opportunities to network with like-minded professionals to share insights and talk growth, making for long-lasting connections.