PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 12, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avis Budget Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:CAR) has been recognized as one of America's top employers for U.S. veterans. The Company's achievements in recruiting and employing veterans were recently featured in G.I. Jobs Top 100 Military Friendly Employers list for 2013 and U.S. Veterans Magazine's list of Top 100 Companies Recruiting Veterans.
"As a company committed to accelerating growth, it is important that we recruit and retain the 'best of the best,'" said Ronald L. Nelson, Avis Budget Group chairman and chief executive officer. "We recognize and value the unique strengths that are representative of America's military veterans and have a long-standing history of recruiting and employing our nation's heroes. We are proud to be named among the country's top companies for our continuous efforts."
Avis Budget Group's commitment to assisting current and former military personnel includes the following initiatives:
About Avis Budget Group
Avis Budget Group, Inc. is a leading global provider of vehicle rental services through its Avis and Budget brands, with 10,000 rental locations in approximately 175 countries around the world. Avis Budget Group operates most of its car rental offices in North America, Europe and Australia directly, and operates primarily through licensees in other parts of the world. Avis Budget Group has approximately 29,000 employees and is headquartered in Parsippany, N.J. For more information, visit www.avisbudgetgroup.com.
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