Fast Growth and Good Financials with CFO Doug Stevenson

Doug Stevenson visits with the Boardroom Buzz to chat about one of everyone’s favorite topics…money, money, money! As Co-President & CFO of Modern Pest Services, Doug’s got a handle on all things financial. In this episode, join the crew as they dig in. Cory Vargo from WIPFLI also jumps into the discussion to talk about accounting and how Doug introduced him to the pest control industry.

  • Want to learn to how to 5x your income in a year? Doug dishes on how they did it.

  • Listen as Cory sheds light on additional money topics, like cash versus accrual accounting, scaling your business from an accounting perspective, and partnership issues.

  • Learn what Doug says is the one trait that determines success in a business partnership.

The hosts of Boardroom Buzz and Pest Daily Contributors

Patrick Baldwin

Patrick spends most of his time producing The Boardroom Buzz while consuming Chick-Fil-A and Milk Bottle Cookies. He defines success by delivering the most interesting and thoughtful people into the Boardroom each week. Some have accused Patrick of producing 'art', and not just a podcast. Patrick Baldwin has been in the pest control industry for over 12 years. He is a partner in the largest privately-held pest control company in Central Texas, His firm was awarded the Rising Star Award by PCT magazine in 2019. While at, Patrick has fulfilled various roles including sales, management, franchise development, software director, and CEO.

Managing Director

Paul Giannamore

Paul is recognized as the leading global authority on valuation and M&A in the pest control industry by institutional investors, Wall Street equity research analysts and the largest firms in the industry.

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