The great legacy of Jack Taylor
10 Interesting facts about a remarkable person that started Enterprise Rent a Car
- Founded by Jack Taylor in 1957.
- Enterprise started with a 7-car fleet.
- Acquired Alamo and National brands in 2007 becoming Enterprise Holdings Inc.
- Lessons Jack Taylor learned in the navy, during World War II and he brought to the company> “Integrity, hard work, team spirit and simply doing the right thing.”
- His business philosophy was > “Take care of your customers and your employees first, and the profits will follow.”
- Jack Taylor was also known as a philanthropist, he personally donated more than $860 million to a wide variety of organizations.
- Jack Taylor was born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1922.
- Today, the Company employees 91,000 people in more than 9,000 locations and over 80 countries.
- Enterprise Headquarters in located in Clayton, Missouri
- It’s the largest car rental company in North America.