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A Global Leader in Fumigation

Douglas Products is a recognized leader in fumigation services for the food processing, postharvest and structural pest markets. As a basic manufacturer, the company is fully vested in the postharvest fumigation market through ongoing work with its network of distributors, fumigation service companies, state and federal regulatory officials, trade associations and end-use customers.

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Bob Braun

Business Development Manager

Braun has more than 21 years of experience in pest management, with 13 years focusing on fumigation.

Bob served as a programmer, marketing manager and sales specialist with Dow AgroSciences before coming to Douglas Products. He has more than 21 years of experience in pest management, with 13 years focusing on fumigation. He holds bachelor’s degrees in computer science and applied mathematics, both from the University of North Dakota. Before joining Dow AgroSciences, he served as a software programmer for DuPont/Westinghouse. He is a member of the International Association of Operative Millers and serves on the association’s allied trades committee.

Justin Bruecker

Business Development Manager

Justin specializes in serving customers on the West Coast who use ProFume® gas fumigant to protect valuable commodities. His more than 14 years of fumigation experience includes having served as the general manager of a commercial pest management company and as an account executive for a national distributor. He holds a degree in agriculture from California Polytechnic State University.

James Ewing

Business Development Manager

James has more than six years of fumigation experience and serves customers in Hawaii, Australia and Asia.

James serves customers for both Vikane® and ProFume® gas fumigants in Hawaii, Australia and Asia. He has more than six years of fumigation experience, is licensed in structural and commodity fumigation, wood-destroying organisms and general pest control. He most recently was the branch manager for a national pest control company.

Erich Hoblemann

Business Development Manager

Hoblemann has worked in structural fumigation for more than 40 years and in postharvest fumigation for more than eight years.

Erich gained hands-on experience in fumigation, termite control and general pest management working for Hobelmann Exterminating, Inc., the business his paternal grandparents started in 1945. He has worked in structural fumigation for more than 40 years and in postharvest fumigation for more than eight years. He joined Dow AgroSciences as a Vikane sales representative for 18 years and for ProFume® gas fumigant for four years. With Dow AgroSciences, he served as his sales district’s distributor focal point. He holds a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Florida. Erich is co-chair of the Florida Fumigation Advisory Council. He is a member of Florida Pest Management Association, the Georgia Pest Control Association and the Georgia Peanut Commission and the Georgia Pecan Growers Associations.

Jeremy Jackson

Business Development Manager

Jackson has more than 20 years of experience in the fumigation industry and will be focused on the bed bug market.

Jeremy serves customers using Vikane® and ProFume® gas fumigants in the Midwest region. He has more than 20 years of fumigation experience with a leading pest management company, a national distributor and as the North American fumigation business lead for United Phosphorus. Jeremy is based in southern Indiana. He holds a degree in business management from the University of Southern Indiana.

Steve Niedzwiedzki

Business Development Manager

Niedzwiedzki combines fumigation expertise with experience in all phases of pest management — service, management, distribution and manufacturing.

Originally from South America, Steve’s 39-year career in Pest Control began as a service route technician while studying and working on a degree in Computer Science at night. Working his way from service technician to service manager for the private sector, he earned his Pest Control Operator certificate in all categories from the State by 1983. This led to further opportunities as technical manager and trainer for regional and national pest control organizations until 1992, after which he entered the chemical distribution market.

While in distribution, Steve became engaged as a speaker at regional FPMA meetings and at the UF School of Structural Fumigation. With a strong background as a fumigator, he became one of the founding members for the Fumigation Advisory Committee. In 1995, he was invited into the School of Structural Fumigation as a Committee member, and continues to this day, as an instructor and member of the Planning Committee. His activities at UF have included work throughout the US, and Hawaii as a technical training instructor, and with NPMA providing training in the US Virgin Islands. Steve joined the manufacturing sector in 2011, providing sales and technical support, as a member of the Vikane® gas fumigant team for Southeast Florida, and for both Vikane® and ProFume® gas fumigants in the Caribbean, Bahamas, and Mexico markets.

Married for 34 years, Steve and his wife Debbie, make their home in SE Florida, where he had been with the Boy Scouts for over 15 years as a Life to Eagle counselor and Scoutmaster. His hobbies include all aspects of outdoor life, cooking and auto restoration.

Wes Otani

National Sales Leader

Otani’s manages the North American sales team providing customer and sales support for Vikane, ProFume and phosphine fumigants.

Wes is the National Sales Leader for the Douglas Products Pest Management Division in North America and currently manages a sales team of nine providing customer sales and support for Vikane®, ProFume® and phosphine fumigants. Wes has more than 25 years of experience in structural fumigation and pest management. He worked in commercial-industrial sales for BEI, was a pest management branch manager with HGP and then a regional manager with Terminix. He holds Branch 1, 2 and 3 pest control licenses in Hawaii, which include general pest, termite, fumigation, and research and demonstration, and is accredited as Termite Inspection-Report Certified. He also has five years of fumigation experience in the postharvest fumigation market. Wes is active in the Hawaii Pest Control Association where he serves on the Education Committee, the Conference Committee, the Legislative Committee, the Finance Committee and the Golf Committee. He holds a bachelor’s degree in science in horticulture from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Barb Nead-Nylander

Technical Expert and Research and Development Scientist

Nead-Nylander's work in fumigation includes the preplant, postharvest and structural markets.

Barb brings more than 35 years of pest management experience to Douglas Products. She worked in pest management for 12 years as an undergrad and post-grad student. She earned a bachelor’s degree in entomology from Purdue University and then a master’s and a Ph.D. in entomology, both at North Dakota State University. For The Dow Chemical Company and Dow AgroSciences, she served as a field research scientist, a technology transfer leader for insecticides, fungicides and biotechnology, and in human resources as a development manager. Her work in fumigation includes the preplant, postharvest and structural markets. Barb is a member of the Entomological Society of America and the International Organisation for Biological and Integrated Control.

Victoria (Tori) Pocius

Field Scientist I

Pocius brings years of chemical ecology experience to Douglas Products

Pocius has worked for the past four years in chemical ecology and plant/insect interactions as a postdoctoral scholar. She received her Bachelor of Science in biology from Lafayette College; Master of Arts in ecology, evolution and behavior from the University of Kansas; and Ph.D. in ecology and evolutionary biology from Iowa State University. Prior to joining Douglas Products, Pocius was a postdoctoral researcher in the Ali and Schilder Labs at Penn State, investigating the trade-offs between milkweed toxicity and monarch flight physiology. Most recently, Pocius was a postdoc in the Kersch-Becker Lab at The University of Alabama, investigating the link between plant defenses, prey quality on well-defended plants, and impacts on natural enemy attraction and consumption.

Angela Tucker

Field Scientist II

Angela Tucker is a board-certified entomologist with over a decade of structural pest management experience.

Angela Tucker worked for six years in agricultural and structural pest management as an undergraduate and postgraduate student. She earned multiple degrees from Kansas State University, including a Bachelor of Science in wildlife biology with a minor in entomology and a Ph.D. in entomology. Prior to joining Douglas Products, Tucker was a technical manager for Terminix Global Holdings. In that role, she supported residential and commercial business for general pest control, wildlife and innovation (mosquito and tick) service lines. Additional roles include training director for a regional pest control company and research associate for The Ohio State University. In all her postgraduate roles, she has attended internal and external meetings and conferences, provided educational seminars and evaluated products for use against a variety of arthropods.

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