Jack Crawford Taylor: 1922-2016

After serving his country as a decorated U.S. Navy fighter pilot in World War II, our founder, Jack Taylor, returned to his home town of St. Louis, Mo., and founded a tiny car rental business that has grown to become the world’s largest and most comprehensive car rental provider. Over the years, his business leadership was surpassed only by his generosity, as he also established a reputation as one of America’s leading philanthropists.

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