BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Based in Birmingham Waynes Pest Control grows with the acquisition of American pest controlheadquartered in Vestavia Hills, Ala. American Pest Control has served the Birmingham area for three generations, operating in multiple locations including Mountain Brook, Homewood, Vestavia Hills, Hoover, Bessemer, Cullman and Shelby County.
Waynes, a Anticimex company operating in Alabama, Tennessee and Mississippi, serves more than 150,000 customers from service centers located in Birmingham, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, Montgomery, Knoxville, Nashville, Chattanooga, Fayetteville, Biloxi and Daphne.
Shawn Hollis, president of Waynes, said, “We are thrilled to welcome Team USA Pest Control to the Waynes family. This acquisition is particularly special as Birmingham is home to our headquarters and where it all began almost 50 years ago. American Pest Control is the perfect fit for Waynes and we consider it a privilege to honor the Mote family heritage as we provide world class service – every time to their customers.
Steve Mote, President of American Pest Control, added, “Since 1945, American Pest Control has protected its Alabama customers with the latest safe and effective termite and pest control applications. My grandfather started this business, so it’s a bittersweet moment to let it go; however, the entire team is excited about acquiring Waynes because we know their business is a perfect fit with American Pest’s history and corporate culture. Our technicians look forward to working with Waynes to continue to provide our customers with the best preventative maintenance and safe and effective pest removal.
Paul Giannamore and Franco Villanueva-Meyer of The Potomac Company represented and acted as exclusive financial advisors to American Pest Control in this transaction.