Congratulations IFPG Member Mosquito Squad for being recognized as one of America’s fastest growing private companies by Inc. Magazine

The IFPG would like to congratulate the Mosquito Squad franchise! This is the fifth consecutive year The Mosquito Squad was ranked on the list of America's fastest growing private companies by Inc. Magazine. Mosquito Squad is part of an elite group of just 14 privately-held firms that have sustained remarkable growth over five years.

The Squad, which has a three year sales growth of 198% percent and a number 1,980 ranking, specializes in eliminating mosquitoes and ticks from outdoor living spaces. The company operates more than 180locations in 32 states and the District of Columbia and in 2015, opened new service areas in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.

"This has been quite a year for The Squad. From opening more than 30 new offices to working with TV host and yard expert Jason Cameron as our brand ambassador, our franchisees and corporate team members have been singularly focused on meeting our clients' needs," said Chris Grandpre, chairman and CEO of Outdoor Living Brands, parent company and franchisor of Mosquito Squad. "Our growth is reflective of their combined commitment and this award belongs to each and every team member who serves our clients."

Said Scott Zide, COO of Outdoor Living Brands and president of Mosquito Squad, "Since our launch nearly 10 years ago we have exponentially grown the residential mosquito and tick control category. We've seen phenomenal growth as consumers become more familiar with the benefits of our service, and therapid spread of West Nile virus, Lyme diseaseand new vector-borne illnesses."

For additional information on the company or to become a franchisee, visit www.MosquitoSquad.com or www.MosquitoSquadFranchise.com.