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Join Virtual Happy Hour to Learn More about PWIPM

Please forward this invitation to anyone in your network who might be interested in joining! This invitation is open to anyone who wishes to support women in the Pest Management Industry.

Professional Women in Pest Management (PWIPM)

The Virginia chapter is hosting a virtual “Happy Hour” event on Wednesday, May 15th at 4pm.

RSVP by 6:00 pm on Friday, May 10 to receive an e-gift card to purchase a treat for you!

RSVP for the Happy Hour

Pwipm Invite May 15


Thriving Together as Females in the Workplace

Join the PWIPM VA Chapter and colleagues from around Virginia to explore how women can thrive together in the workplace with Lesia Van Syckle, founder of Coffee Cohorts (

This is a transformative workshop where we'll explore strategies for success, joy, empowerment, and collaboration for women in the professional pest management industry.

In preparation of this workshop, please grab your favorite coffee or drink so this can be all about you!

In this engaging and interactive session, you'll:

  • Hear from each other about the most common shared feelings in the work place
  • Learn a tool that will support you to create the feelings you desire
  • Connect with like-minded women who share your passion for personal growth
  • Explore strategies for building confidence, resilience, and how to thrive in any professional setting
  • Receive practical tips and tools for achieving work-life balance, managing stress, and cultivating a fulfilling career

This workshop is for you, whether you are new to the industry or seasoned. Together, we'll create a supportive and empowering space where you can gain valuable insights, build meaningful connections, and finish with a fresh set start to your next day!

More About PWIPM Virginia:

The members of your local Professional Women in Pest Management (PWIPM) network extend a cordial invitation to you to join us as we support women in the pest management industry by attracting, developing, and supporting women in our industry through educational programs, resources, and peer networking.

Those of us who have been with PWIPM for some time have found these activities and friendships to be some of the most rewarding we have ever experienced. We are confident that you, too, will enjoy this affiliation.  And we welcome the opportunity to get to know you and include you in our upcoming activities.

Interested? Contact You’ll be added to the list we use to keep in touch.

Shannon Harlow-Ellis, ACE
Andrea Coron, Executive Director VPMA

For more information about PWIPM, visit

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