Speaker Bio


Cathy Houde

Cathy Houde

VP of Business Information and M&A Integration, Arrow Exterminators

Cathy began her career with Arrow in 1999 as a Termite Secretary in our Tampa service center. Cathy would continue in various roles in the Tampa office to include office manager where she received the Imogene Thomas Award and then as service center manager where she achieved Manager of the Year in 2007. In 2009 Cathy joined the Customer Care Department as a training manager for Florida and the West. Her unique skillset quickly came into play with newly acquired acquisition offices, where she strived to bring the Arrow family culture to all new team members. In 2015 Cathy was promoted to Director of Mergers and Acquisition Integration. In 2019 she earned the Joe Thomas Pioneer award and alongside her team, the Impact Player of the Year award. In 2020 Cathy was promoted to Vice President of Business Information and Mergers and Acquisitions Integrations.