PARK RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As Small Business Saturday approaches, The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ) is inviting small businesses in the U.S. to join Hertz Business Rewards – its free car rental program designed for small and mid-sized businesses that provides both company and employee benefits. Recent data compiled by Concur, a maker of travel expense management software, found that small businesses spend almost 24 percent more on business travel than large corporations. In support of small business travel, Hertz Business Rewards offers special discounted rates on car rentals, earning free rental days for the company and employee along the way.
"Hertz Business Rewards allows us to show our appreciation for everything small and mid-sized businesses do for our local communities," commented Hertz Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Bob Stuart. "By signing up for Hertz Business Rewards, business owners and their employees can receive special rental offers to help them prepare for Small Business Saturday. Our advanced technological innovations along with the ease and convenience of renting Hertz vehicles can help with both preparations and deliveries, ultimately aiding in their success this holiday season."
This year, Small Business Saturday falls on November 30, a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. In support of Small Business Saturday, Hertz invites business owners across the U.S. to take advantage of Hertz Business Rewards in preparation for the day and for any additional services that may be needed afterwards. This is a very busy time for small businesses, and Hertz encourages companies to employ the convenience, ease and rewarding savings offered to Hertz Business Rewards members.
Hertz Business Rewards member companies receive great deals for use at Hertz airport locations as well as the Company's more than 2600 neighborhood locations, including:
- Special discounted rates
- Free rental days for the company
- Free rental days for the traveler
- Free Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® membership, with services that let you bypass the counter or switch to a different vehicle on the spot
For more information on Hertz Business Rewards visit www.hertz.com or follow Hertz on Facebook and Twitter.
About Hertz Hertz operates its car rental business through the Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty brands from approximately 10,400 corporate, licensee and franchisee locations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and New Zealand. Hertz is the largest worldwide airport general use car rental brand, operating from approximately 8,800 corporate and licensee locations in approximately 150 countries. Hertz is the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 111 major airports in Europe. Dollar and Thrifty have approximately 1,580 corporate and franchisee locations in approximately 80 countries. Hertz is an inaugural member of Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards Hall of Fame and was recently named, for the thirteenth time, by the magazine's readers as the Best Car Rental Agency. Hertz was also voted the Best Overall Car Rental Company in Zagat's 2013/14 U.S. Car Rental Survey, earning top honors in 10 additional categories, and the Company swept the global awards for Best Rewards Program and Best Overall Benefits from FlyerTalk.com. Product and services such as Hertz Gold Plus Rewards, NeverLost®, and unique cars and SUVs offered through the Company's Adrenaline, Prestige and Green Traveler Collections, set Hertz apart from the competition. Additionally, Hertz owns the vehicle leasing and fleet management leader Donlen Corporation and operates a leading North American equipment rental business, Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation, which includes Hertz Entertainment Services.
SOURCE The Hertz Corporation