PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) has been named to Forbes' List of Canada's Best Employers. Compiled in collaboration with online research firm Statista, the 2018 ranking highlights 300 companies with operations in Canada, across 25 industries. Avis Budget Group was ranked first in the Travel and Leisure sector.
"We are committed to delivering an unrivalled customer experience today and in the future. In order to do so, we must recruit, train and retain a workforce of talented people who passionately share our vision and are committed to delivering on it," said Bill Boxberger, vice president and general manager, Canada, Avis Budget Group. "We're thrilled that our employees have rated Avis Budget Group a great place to work, and are proud to be among Canada's best."
The annual Forbes survey compiled responses from 8,000 Canadians who work for large companies and institutions — those with 500 or more employees. Each individual was asked, on a scale of zero through 10, how likely they were to recommend their employer to someone else. For more information or to view the full list, visit www.forbes.com/canada-best-employers/list.
About Avis Budget Group
Avis Budget Group, Inc. is a leading global provider of vehicle rental and other mobility solutions, both through its Avis and Budget brands, which have more than 11,000 rental locations in approximately 180 countries around the world, and through its Zipcar brand, which is the world's leading car sharing network, with more than one million members. Avis Budget Group operates most of its car rental offices in North America, Europe and Australasia directly, and operates primarily through licensees in other parts of the world. Avis Budget Group has approximately 31,000 employees and is headquartered in Parsippany, N.J. More information is available at www.avisbudgetgroup.com.
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