Gator100 Recognizes Native Pest Management For the Second Year in a Row
April 28, 2023
West Palm Beach, FL – Native Pest Management has been named a 2023 Gator100 business for the second year in a row, ranked at number 18. The Gator100 announced their 2023 winners in March, and recognized their recipients at an award ceremony on April 21 at the University of Florida campus.
The Gator100 celebrates the world’s fastest-growing, Gator-led businesses. To qualify for the award, a company must have been in business for at least five continuous years, be owned or led by a University of Florida alum, have annual revenues of $250,000 or more, and operate in sync with the values and images of the University of Florida. This year, the Gator100 recognized companies from over 18 industries, 100 businesses, with 77 companies based in Florida.
"Being recognized as a Gator100 business for the second consecutive year is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team," said Luke Lewis, Founder and President of Native Pest Management and a UF alum. "We're proud to represent the University of Florida and to have built a successful business that aligns with the values and principles of my alma mater. We look forward to continuing to provide residents of Florida with safe and effective pest control solutions for years to come."
“These UF alumni-owned or -led companies create jobs, add value to our communities, and make an impact around the world,” said Brian K. Danforth, Assistant Vice President of Development and Executive Director of the UF Alumni Association. “These 2023 honorees represent the very best of our Gator entrepreneurs and business leaders. They shine a bright light on the University of Florida and the graduates it produces – people with vision, drive and determination.”
Since 2015, Native Pest Management has been providing pet safe and environmentally friendly pest control, termite control, rodent control and lawn care to Florida residents. As a family-owned business with deep roots in the local community, and as third-generation West Palm Beach natives, the team at Native Pest Management are experts at identifying and preventing the many pest issues unique to their service area.
Between their commitment to safe pest control practices, and over 3000 Google, Yelp, Facebook, and NextDoor reviews, and an A+ rating with the BBB, Native Pest Management has a reputation for comprehensive, family-friendly pest control. To learn more, visit reach out to us today!