PR Newswire:

After six years of explosive growth, Five Star Painting made Entrepreneur magazine’s “Franchise 500” list, an annual ranking for top-producing national franchises.

Entrepreneur magazine has been ranking the top 500 franchise companies for 31 years and examines important criteria such as financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system to determine rankings. In the U.S., there are over 3,500 franchise companies in competition for placement on the annual list is fierce.

“Entrepreneur’s annual list is a huge deal in the franchising industry and we are thrilled to be part of it,” said Chad Jones, Five Star’s VP of Franchise Development. “The recognition validates what we’ve been building at Five Star Painting — a home services franchise system with great support for franchise owners and top quality and service for customers.”

Five Star Painting has garnered national attention for its trend-busting growth. The Franchise Business Review ranked it in the top 50 franchise systems for franchisee satisfaction in 2010.