In some respects, it’s a match decades in the making.
Another chapter in the Taylor Family history book.
The story begins with Jack Taylor’s time in the Navy, and the storied USS Enterprise (CV-6) on which he served during World War II.
Jack’s profound experience in the Navy led him to name his company Enterprise in 1957.
Fast forward a few chapters in the history book and the ties between Enterprise, the Taylor family and the U.S. Navy continue to run deep.
Continue reading Legacy of honor: Barbara Taylor connects Enterprise with prestigious tradition
Twenty-six years after joining Enterprise as a Management Trainee in Southern California and a successful run with Enterprise Fleet Management, Mike P. was promoted to Corporate Vice President of Truck Rental. We found out what has him most excited about this new opportunity, what advice he would give new managers and – just as importantly – what acclaimed TV drama ‘appeared’ in.
Continue reading Five Questions with Mike P., Corporate Vice President of Truck Rental
Elizabeth R. guides her career with eight words: “I interview for my next job every day.”
With that philosophy in mind, Elizabeth navigated her path at Enterprise from her start as an Area Accountant in Indiana to her current position on the Corporate Campus in St. Louis as Director of Business Administration for Global Franchising. The key to her progress was taking on new opportunities whenever and wherever they presented themselves.
“Being open to relocation helped expand the number of opportunities available to me,” Elizabeth explains. “Even though I was a little anxious about moving, I tried to look at how moving could set me up for future success and career advancement – it really put things into perspective.”
Continue reading Up the ladder and across the country
Two countries, six states and 26 years later, Ryan T., the recently named Corporate Vice President of North Central Operations, still approaches his Enterprise career with a distinct mantra: Never say never.
Ryan began his career as an MT (Management Trainee) in his home-state of California, working his way up to Regional Rental Manager. As his career progressed, he always kept an open mind about the possibility of making a move.
Continue reading Never say never
As a Senior Data Analytics Specialist, Bennett L. spends his days crunching numbers and translating them into understandable charts. You could say he is a master of Excel spreadsheets.
But on weekends, he masters sheets of a different type: music sheets.
Since 2015 Bennett has volunteered with the Kirkwood Children’s Chorale (KCC), a nonprofit educational organization which offers vocal training to young singers in second through 12th grades.
Continue reading Singing in St. Louis
In early April, Shea B. anxiously laced up a pair of shoes. But not the typical dress shoes you might expect from an Enterprise employee.
Rather, he laced up a his blue and silver bowling shoes and headed off to throw against the world’s best.
Sponsored by the U.S. Bowling Congress (USBC), the governing organization dedicated to ten-pin bowling, the sport’s premier event draws competitors from all 50 states and a dozen countries. That helped make the event, known as the Masters, a memorable experience for Shea, a Business Analysis Supervisor at the Contact Center in St. Louis.
Continue reading Bowled over: Contact Center employee rolls with the best
There’s something spectacular about the bond between a mother and her daughter.
These are the emotions Campus Manager Lynn M. evokes for her daughter, Molly S.
What makes their bond extra special? They share a second family together: Enterprise.
Continue reading Mother and daughter share Enterprise bond
Rob W. is 28 years into his Enterprise career, yet every day he comes to work excited about the challenges and opportunities ahead.
Rob has good reason to be excited – he recently made the move from Southwest Florida, where he was General Manager, to Enterprise Corporate Headquarters in St. Louis, where he now serves as Corporate Vice President of Northeast Operations.
If there’s one thing Rob has learned over the course of his robust career, it’s that in order to grow, you need to get out of your comfort zone. We recently sat down with Rob to learn how he tackles new challenges and get his perspective on the business.
Continue reading Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone
It’s not always easy making the transition from military to civilian life. But if you ask Samy B., Jeff H. or Khirah W., they’ll tell you the right employer makes a significant impact. As reservists, they’ve experienced great support from Enterprise fulfilling their military obligations.
Continue reading On duty at Enterprise
In this ongoing series of “Five Questions” blogs, we ask five questions of various members of the leadership team to get their perspective on the business. This time, we spoke with Michele M., Vice President of Airport Business Development.
What’s been the key to success when it comes to growth for our airport business over the past several years? What opportunities lie ahead?
Continue reading Five Questions: Vice President of Airport Business Development Michele M.