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Action Termite and Pest Control Founder Completes First Skydive at 75

Dropping 11,000 Feet at 75

April 25, Toms River, New Jersey:  Action Termite and Pest Control is pleased to congratulate our founder Richard F. Russell for completing his first sky dive.  At 75 years old, Mr. Russell decided to do something not many have the nerve to do and did it with no fear.  While on vacation in Florida, he decided to make the jump a reality.

“It was something I always wanted to do” commented Richard Russell.  “It was a great experience, there was no fear, just the thrill of jumping at 11,000 feet.  There is no feeling like it.”




Mr. Russell founded Action Termite and Pest Control in 1971 and has steadily grown the company with great word of mouth.  With over 50,000 customers in New Jersey, New York Delaware and Pennsylvania and a staff of 46 employees, Action Termite and Pest Control is a solid family owned and operated company that provides excellent customer service and the latest technology in pest control.

Action was the first company in New Jersey to utilize a bed bug inspection dog and now currently has 6 working in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Delaware.  Action has received national attention after being featured on Animal Planet, NBC’s Today Show, CBS Early Show, NPR’s All Things Considered, Forbes, the Los Angeles Times, Fox Philadelphia, the Atlantic, the Huffington Post, Inside Edition, and many more media outlets for excellence in bed bug control and bed bug dog inspection services.

About Action Termite and Pest Control:  Action Termite and Pest Control of New Jersey has been dedicated to delivering prompt and professional pest control services for over 40 years. Family owned for three generations and quality control oriented, Action is your true source for dependable pest control service. Action’s technicians receive on-going training on Local, State, and National procedures and laws.

Call 800-920-0906, email info@actionpestcontrol.com or visit our websites  at www.actionpestcontrol.com .

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