TACOMA, Wash. – August 7, 2023 – Sprague Pest Solutions, a leading provider of commercial-only pest control in the Western United States, is thrilled to announce the promotion of Tyler Olsson to the position of branch manager for their flagship Tacoma, Wash. branch. In his new role, Olsson will be responsible for developing and mentoring a team of 17 and coordinating all aspects of operations and business development in the South Puget Sound region.
Olsson’s journey with Sprague began in August 2020 when he joined as an account manager in the sales department for the Tukwila, Wash. branch. Through his exceptional dedication and leadership, he quickly established himself as an asset to the company. In May 2021, Olsson became operations manager for the Tukwila branch, he then transferred to the Tacoma branch in January 2022. During his time as operations manager, he continued to excel and oversaw complex operations and ensured seamless service.
“With his well-rounded background in sales and operations, Tyler is a perfect fit for the role of Tacoma Branch Manager,” said Shane Hartnett, Cascade Regional Manager of Sprague Pest Solutions. “At Sprague, we are committed to nurturing and developing our talented team members, and Tyler’s promotion exemplifies our belief in fostering internal talent.”
Sprague takes great pride in cultivating a pool of talented managers within the organization. The company believes in recognizing and nurturing the potential of its team members and providing them with opportunities to grow and thrive. Olsson’s promotion to Tacoma Branch Manager is a testament to the company’s commitment to fostering internal talent and ensuring uncompromising service.
“We are delighted to have Tyler lead the Tacoma branch. With his extensive experience and deep understanding of our customers’ needs, we are confident that he will continue to elevate the standard of pest control services in the region,” added Hartnett.