Mosquito Shield, the trusted leader in mosquito and tick control services, ranks ninth on Entrepreneur’s 2023 list of the fastest-growing franchises in the United States and Canada.  

Mosquito Shield helps customers in over 350 territories enjoy their outdoor spaces. Established in North Attleboro, Massachusetts, in 2001, Mosquito Shield has offered franchises since 2013. Mosquito Shield is part of the growing Five Star Franchising platform of brands.  

“The explosive growth Mosquito Shield has witnessed over the last 30 months is the result of our commitment to service and continuing dedication to helping our franchise owners grow their business,” said Michael Moorhouse, president of Mosquito Shield. “With more than two decades of experience, we’ve developed the most advanced solutions and systems in our industry, and our proven success in effective mosquito control is the foundation for the continuing growth opportunities available to our franchise owners.” 

Mosquito Shield’s high ranking among the fast-growing franchises matches the company’s outstanding performance in other recent Entrepreneur rankings. Mosquito Shield ranks #1 among pest control franchises, #14 among Top Franchises for Less Than $100K, and #144 overall on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 list of top franchises.  

“Recognition from respected independent organizations such as Entrepreneur confirms that our vision and strategy provide powerful return for our franchisors and their franchise owners,” said J. Andrew Mengason, chief growth officer for Five Star Franchising. “We’re proud to offer value and opportunity for hard-working, ambitious franchise owners through our successful franchising system.”   


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