Mark Shoen is an American businessperson who took up his family business and became the Vice-President of the equipment and storage rental company, U-Haul. His father started this company. He is also the largest shareholder in its parent company AMERCO. Mark Shoen is no longer involved full-time in the company U-Haul, but he retains control of the same in the form of shares.
He owns 19% of the company. AMERCO was founded in 1945 by his parents in Leonard Samuel and Anna Mary Shoen. He is presently 64 years of age. Mark Shoen is ranked at number 119 on the Forbes 400 (2015) list. In 2014, his name stood at number 122 on the same list.
Mark Shoen was born to Leonard Shoen and Anna Mary Shoen, in Phoenix. Shoen married with one child from the marriage. He had to fight his family in order to wrest control of the family business, as he did not agree with the way the company was being run.