ServiceMaster Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results

Friday, August 15, 2008 9:00 am EDT

Dateline:

MEMPHIS, Tenn.

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The ServiceMaster Company recently reported its second quarter 2008 financial results through the filing of its Form 10-Q and Form 8-K. Additionally, the Company has scheduled a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2008 financial and operating results on Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. CT.

All interested parties are invited to join J. Patrick Spainhour, Chief Executive Officer, and Steven J. Martin, Chief Financial Officer, as they provide an update on the companys strategic initiatives and operating performance. To participate in this conference call, please call 800-708-7127 (international participants: 212-231-6007). Additionally, the conference call will be webcast. To participate via webcast, interested parties may go to the companys investor relations home page at: www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/ir_site.zhtml?ticker=SVM&script=2100.

The call will be available for replay until September 3, 2008. To access the replay of this call, please call 800-633-8284 and enter reservation number 21390351 (international participants: 402-977-9140, reservation number 21390351).

About ServiceMaster

ServiceMaster currently serves residential and commercial customers through a network of more than 5,500 company-owned locations and franchised licenses. The companys brands include TruGreen, TruGreen LandCare, Terminix, American Home Shield, ServiceMaster Clean, Merry Maids, Furniture Medic, and AmeriSpec. The core services of the Company include lawn care and landscape maintenance, termite and pest control, home warranties, cleaning and disaster restoration, house cleaning, furniture repair, and home inspection.

Contact:

ServiceMaster
Gina Kamler (COM), 901-597-1380
or
Marty Ketelaar (INV), 901-597-8847