RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mosquito Squad, the largest and most trusted mosquito and tick control franchise in North America, announced today its placement on Inc. magazine's annual list of America's fastest-growing private companies. This is Mosquito Squad's seventh consecutive appearance on the list, further emphasizing the company's remarkable growth and success as well as its position as the clear leader in the industry.
"It's a tremendous honor to be recognized by Inc. magazine for the seventh consecutive year," said Chris Grandpre, chairman and CEO of Outdoor Living Brands, parent company and franchisor of Mosquito Squad. "Only two percent of Inc. 5000 honorees can say they've reached this milestone and we're extremely proud to be part of that elite group. Our accelerated growth has enabled us to deliver millions of barrier treatments across the country and remain true to our commitment to keep our clients and their families protected."
With the risk of mosquito and tick-borne illnesses growing significantly over the past few years, Mosquito Squad has prioritized consumer education initiatives, such as its Protect Your Squad campaign, to communicate the importance of staying informed and protected. By providing useful mosquito management knowledge and consistently delivering exceptional services to clients, Mosquito Squad has earned the trust of consumers nationwide and continues to experience rapid growth as a result.
Founded in 2005 and proud sponsor of Malaria No More, Mosquito Squad specializes in eliminating mosquitoes and ticks from outdoor living spaces so that homeowners can enjoy their yards, and outdoor living and dining spaces. Since Mosquito Squad's partnership with Malaria No More, a nonprofit global health organization with the goal of ending malaria deaths in Africa, they have raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to help fuel the fight against malaria.