The Bug Doctor
Phil Ridley is unique in the pest control industry. Not only does Phil have a PhD in Entomology, but he has over 20 years of corporate pest control experience in a variety of R&D, marketing and business roles (for Reckitt Benckiser and DuPont). Phil’s knowledge and skills have been sought by a number of Governments and multi-national companies.
Phil runs Bug Doctor Media, a specialist marketing company supporting the pest control industry and Vanguard Pest Solutions, a pest control company focusing on ant control (allowing him to get his hands dirty!).
But having moved on from corporate life he is also pursuing a variety of media interests……. as ”The Bug Doctor”. With the aim of educating the general public on all matters pest control, Phil has a growing list of magazine articles and has just produced a termite educational DVD. Recently he has been on ABC Radio with Helen Clare talking about possums and other pests. He is currently working on a range of pest control projects covering television, radio, magazine and e-media.