Peter Scala, President
Peter Scala is the Technical Supervisor and President of Parkway Pest Services. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Entomology at Purdue University. Peter’s college advisor was Dr. Robert Corrigan. Peter is also a Board Certified Entomologist by the Entomological Society of America. Furthermore, he is a certified Bed Bug Specialist. Peter started his pest control experience at Bain Pest Control in Massachusetts, where he gained knowledge about termites and carpenter ants. During his tenure at Purdue University, he was also employed as a representative of both Dow Chemical and Bayer Corporation. At these companies, he had the opportunity to interact with other pest control operators, learning their techniques in dealing with pest control problems. His territory included New Jersey to Northern Connecticut. Peter has extensive experience in many aspects of food storage processing procedures and termite control procedures. He attended the Food Processing Plant Pest Control Course and successfully completed the correspondence course offered through the American Institute of Baking America. Peter has working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’S), Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP), and SQF (Safe Quality Food) procedures. He is also certified and trained to install the Sentricon® System. Peter graduated from the NYC Rodent Academy in which Dr. Robert Corrigan, world renown rodent expert, was the professor.
Peter continues to enhance Parkway Pest Services by attending the Annual Purdue Pest Control Conferences, Associated Pest Services, National Pest Management Association and various other local conferences. He is also a member of The New York Pest Management association and PI CHI Omega, which is an entomological fraternity where he interacts with world-renowned entomologists keeping abreast of the latest pest control techniques. He is uniquely qualified to consult in every aspect of Pest Control. Learn more about Peter on LinkedIn.
Internationally, Peter has successfully started a pest control company on the islands of Turks and Caicos. The company will be focusing on providing long term green termite solutions. Peter is currently working with various resorts, hotels and restaurants to provide pest control services. As a board certified entomologist, his expertise allows the company to provide high quality pest control services. Peter has introduced a new green product, the Sentricon Always Active® Termite Colony Elimination System with Recruit HD “Always Active® to various locations to effectively prevent and treat termite colonies. The Sentricon product has been approved by the Turks and Caicos Ministry of Health and Human Services. Through the use of Sentricon Always Active®, Parkway is able to provide the most effective, non-intrusive termite control solution available. No other company on the islands of Turks and Caicos has this product. Parkway is able to control termites without the side effects and environmental impacts of previous methods. Peter is working on introducing other green products and will be offering consultations as well as technical training.
In January 2015 Peter and his partners have started a company called Tech2o. Tech2o is a company focusing on cooling tower cleaning, treatments, and maintenance services. The company will be adding new services such as ice machine sanitation services along with other environmental services.