The Taney County Partnership is proud to announce its newest partner, United Rentals, a Fortune 500 company currently serving new construction and existing business expansion initiatives in Taney County.
Founded in 1997, United Rentals (NYSE:URI) is the world’s largest equipment rental provider, deploying over $8 billion of fleet (original equipment cost) through more than 870 branches in North America and Canada. The company’s approximately 12,200 employees serve construction and industrial customers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others with over 3,000 classes of equipment for rent.
Headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, United Rentals is a member of the S&P 500 Index®, the Barron’s 400 Index®, and the Russell 2000 Index®.
“United Rentals is excited about the opportunity that is ahead with our involvement in the Taney County Partnership,” says Mark Feuerbacher, Territory Manager of United Rentals. “The growth of Taney County and the surrounding communities is a testament to the vision the community leaders and business owners have and continue to strive for.
“As Taney County continues to grow, we feel the Taney County Partnership and the businesses involved are working to bring the best to the local economy with their strong ties in the community and their relationships around the world. We look forward to our association with the Taney County Partnership and the chance to be working side by side with other industry leaders to help bring continued growth and jobs to the Taney County area.”
Jonas Arjes, Executive Director of the Taney County Partnership, announced: “It is indeed my pleasure to welcome United Rentals, our newest member, to the Taney County Partnership. I am encouraged by the continued support of key businesses that invest in the partnership. It is their support, along with our public sector partners, that allows for the increasing efforts of fundamental economic development in Taney County.”
Additional information about United Rentals is available at UnitedRentals.com.
Businesses interested in becoming part of the Taney County Partnership can get more information by visiting www.taneycountypartnership.com.