Paul J. Bello


Paul Bello is both an Associate (ACE) and Board Certified Entomologist (BCE). He also holds an MBA in Accounting. Having been a licensed pest management applicator since 1976, Paul has a unique combination of education and experience to offer his clientele. He is a former student of Dr. Austin M. Frishman and attended the Pest Management Technology program at the State University of New York.

Following the footsteps of his former professor, Mr. Bello appeared in two segments of National Geographic Television show Swarms. He is recognized for his broad expertise in pest management and has also appeared in television news interviews, the Sunday New York Times, Newsday, the Atlanta Journal Constitution and other media publications.

As an author, he was selected as a revision editor of the Mallis Handbook of Pest Control 8th edition commonly regarded as the industry’s premier reference. He has several published articles that appear in industry magazines Pest Management Professional and Pest Control Technology. His monthly column “On the Road With . . .” has appeared in several state trade association monthly magazines since 1995. In October 2011 he published his first book The Bed Bug Combat Manual which is a practical guide to bed bug control about 2 years later he published The Coackroach Combat Manual II which he co-authored with Dr. Frishman.


He is well-known and sought after industry speaker that has presented at many of the industry’s major conferences and seminars across the country. His areas of expertise include general pest management, ant control, bed bug control, rodent control, commercial pest management and termite control in both the commercial and residential setting. He has been called to advise on difficult pest situations at a variety of facilities and situations including zoos, theme parks, hospitals, food production plants, apartments, condominiums, distributions centers, warehouses, schools, dormitories, assisted living facilities, litigations and many others.

No matter your pest problem or concerns, it is likely that you will find the appropriate assistance from PJB Pest Management Consulting.

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Operation Pest Stop Rodent Poster

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