Avis Ghana — Rent a car : Providing Transportation Solutions for Corporate Ghana
The brand name Avis is known the world over for prestige car hiring and fleet management services, and is synonymous with quality, reliability and of course, security.
Operating in over 165 countries around the globe, Avis is often seen as a lifeline for business people and diplomats venturing into unfamiliar territory.
The company to hold the Avis Ghana franchise began operating in 1994 with just three cars and a vision of quality and business management that would quickly differentiate it from the rest.
By the time the company was awarded the coveted Avis franchise in 2001, it was operating with 16 vehicles, had established an enviable reputation in the marketplace with its chauffeurs taking clients to most West African countries including Togo, Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Mali and Senegal.
Avis’ services range from vehicle rental/mini leasing, corporate transportation, airport transfers, shuttle services and self-drive rental services.
Over the years Avis, has been the preferred provider of transportation services for most foreign missions, multi-national corporations and local institutions; and its outbound rental services cover all of Ghana and eight other West African Countries.
Our Fleet: Starting with just three vehicles in 1994, Avis’ fleet size rose to 15 in 2001 and currently the company has 60 vehicles in its fleet. Avis’ fleet include sedans, 4x4s, mini buses, luxury vehicles and coaches. Avis is planning to increase its fleet by mid-2014 to 100 vehicles.
In the next five to seven years Avis plans to increase its fleet to 500 vehicles deployed across the country, and expand its footprint into all the major cities, as well as mining areas and locations where industry arises.
Avis Ghana is very passionate about delivering excellent services to its clients and this is translated in the efforts put into building the capacity of its staff, especially its chauffeurs. Avis Chauffeurs receive thorough customer care and defensive driving training; this process is constantly being reviewed to meet corporate training standards.
Avis Chauffeurs are well trained and passionate, and the company deploys the most stringent quality control systems to ensure excellent service delivery. Avis Ghana currently employs 71 Ghanaians (55 chauffeurs, 13 Administrative staff and three supporting staff).
Avis Clients: Excellent customer service is high on Avis’ agenda, and all customers are surveyed as a matter of routine, with Avis Ghana seeking feedback on performance and looking for ways to improve its offering. Over the past 13 years that the company has been operating in Ghana, Avis clients have always come back to Avis for their transportation needs.
This is due to the fact that Avis always does more than what is promised and always offers its clients secured services and peace of mind. Over the years Avis Rent A Car, Ghana, has provided transportation services to three U.S. Presidential visits, the Queen of England’s delegation and Heads of States of Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Brazil, India and the Governor General of Canada.
Partners (Avis Fleet Services):
In 2012, Avis Rent A Car forged a joint venture partnership with Avis Fleet Services, South Africa, to form Avis Fleet Service, Ghana. The new company, with 33 years of experience, commenced business in March 2012 with state of the arts technology and expertise from South Africa. Now, all fleet management and leasing contracts are managed by Avis Fleet Services, Ghana.
Avis has been recognised for its achievements, winning the Best National Car Rental Company in 2003 and has received numerous commendations from its loyal clients. In 2010, 2011 and 2012, the West African Tourism and Hospitality Institute awarded the ‘Best Car Rental Company in West Africa’ to Avis Ghana.
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