Founded in 1946, Avis Rent A Car System is one of the world's leading car rental companies that offers a range of services in more than 2,000 locations throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Latin America and the Caribbean. The company provides cars of various makes, including Ford, Nissan, Chevrolet, Chrysler and Cadillac. It also offers several programs and services for business and individual clients, such as Avis Cares and Avis MiniLease. Additionally, Avis Rent A Car System provides insurance coverage and repair and maintenance services. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Avis Budget Group. With a staff of over 14,000 employees worldwide, Avis Rent A Car System maintains a presence in Baton Rouge, La.