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Consumer Choices Award Winner
Integrated Pest Management
Pest Control Company in Edmonton, Alberta
Ecopest Inc. is a pest management company which provides pest control services in Alberta and takes care of a wide range of Tree Spraying and Sanitation Problems. With over thirty years of being in business, Ecopest has developed the reputation for being the best pest control company, by consistently providing quality services and having won Consumer Choice Award for the 11 consecutive years in Edmonton and area. Pest control services range from Bedbugs elimination to Pigeon control with promising solutions to all pest control problems. It is the company’s goal to provide pest control with minimum impact to the environment. As the largest independent Pest Control Company in Edmonton, Ecopest provides professionals trained to employ innovative and eco-friendly methodology in all aspects of pest control.
Pest Control Services in Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer
Ecopest offers professional pest control services for residential, commercial and industrial clients.
President & FounderAmin Poonja is a professional biologist and has worked in the fields of pest management and public health for over 30 years. He has worked in Africa, Europe and North America. EDUCATION He completed his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Ottawa and a postgraduate in pest management from Simon Fraser University. PUBLIC SERVICE He served as president for the Pest Management Association of Alberta and member of board of directors of CPMA (Canadian Pest Management Association) from 2002 to 2008. Also been Yellow Pages advisory board member from 1995 to 1999.
Operations ManagerSameer’s interest and passion for pest control began in his role as a summer pest technician at Ecopest while completing his education in Engineering. Upon graduation from Engineering, Sameer joined Orbis Engineering as a Junior Project Engineer and went on to lead the Project Planning Department with scope of maintenance planning, shutdown planning and management; Project Management of various Projects in diverse industries as well as business development. This management and industrial experience coupled with his pest control exposure are what equip him to successfully lead as our Operations Manager at Ecopest.
SupervisorNeil has had a Lifelong interest in the natural world of invertebrates and plants with a career spanning from forestry, landscaping and structural pest control. He was involved in forestry in several fields including dutch elm disease, regeneration studies including hands-on regeneration planting, botanical identification and insect pest collection and identification. In landscaping, Neil has experience in landscape construction, landscape maintenance, golf course maintenance, landscape design and landscape pest control all of which also required identification of botanical and invertebrate issues. Last but not least Neil has over 10 years in structural integrated pest management. In his role as supervisor at Ecopest he takes care of the supervision of the pest control technicians, client relations and quality assurance of the Ecopest scope of work.