READING, Penn.  – Rentokil Terminix announced the acquisition of Exodus Exterminating, a Rochester, N.Y.-based pest management company.

The purchase was finalized in October 2022, a press release stated.

“We are excited to have the Exodus Exterminating team join the Rentokil Terminix family,” said John Myers, president and CEO of U.S. Pest Control for Rentokil Terminix. “We look forward to continuing their high-quality service with a shared mission of providing ‘people-first’ pest control services for all customers.”

Exodus Exterminating has served the greater Rochester, N.Y., community with commercial and residential pest management services since 1984.

“Exodus Exterminating was founded on the principles of integrity, honesty and a true commitment of ‘do unto others as you would have done unto you,’” Exodus co-owners Gary Kozlowski and Dale Larnder stated in a press release. “When seeking a partner, we wanted to find a company that operated from these same high values, and we found that in Rentokil Terminix.”