Gil Bloom

New York City’s Bed Bug Advisory Board finally ready to roll

September 14, 2009

We are so glad to hear New York’s Bed Bug Advisory Board has finally been filled with appointees, and they will be meeting this week. The Mayor’s Appointees are: Gil M. Bloom, Vice President, Standard Pest Management Company; Richard A. Cooper, Technical Director, Cooper Pest Solutions; Jody L. Gangloff-Kaufmann, Ph.D., Community IPM Extension Area Educator, […]

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Bed bugs in storage facilities

August 26, 2009

Brick Underground, a blog for New York City homeowners, has a two-part in-depth series on the issue of bed bugs in storage facilities. The Brick Underground blogger asked me about how people can avoid getting bed bugs in this manner, and I was happy to pass on some suggestions.  The author also talks to (among […]

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Are bed bugs migrating from Queens to Nassau County?

March 19, 2009

In an article in Newsday last week, Dave Mejias (D-Farmingdale) was cited as saying bed bugs were migrating to Nassau County, Long Island from eastern Queens. On Long Island, infestations are increasing in Nassau County, officials said. The exact number of complaints logged by the county’s Health Department was unavailable. Bedbug calls are listed in […]

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Bed Bug Class in NYC: Weds., Nov. 14th

October 27, 2007

Information on an upcoming event that should be of interest to landlords, apartment managers, social workers, and PCOs: This course is ideal for pest control personnel, facility managers, building managers, tenant associations, social workers, or anyone concerned about bed bugs. Taught by industry professional and consultant Gil Bloom. Bloom is well-known in bed bug circles, […]

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