ESTERO, Fla., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ) today announced that Dave Myrick has been appointed Senior Vice President of Sales for North America. Mr. Myrick reports to Robert J. Stuart, Executive Vice President, Global Sales.
Mr. Myrick is responsible for sales execution by the North America sales teams for the Company's car rental brands which include Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly. Mr. Myrick has executive-level experience in leading successful revenue generation programs in business-to-business sales channels in the airline industry, including more than 30 years in sales leadership positions for companies including United Airlines, Northwest Airlines, British Airways and US Air. Most recently, Mr. Myrick served in executive-level sales positions for private jet aviation companies, including Executive Vice President of Sales for Jet Edge, International, after holding the position Vice President of Sales at Jetsuite. Mr. Myrick holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi.
Bob Stuart said, "Dave Myrick has a proven track record in the transformation of sales organizations to achieve profitable sales, revenue and market share expansion while fostering mutually beneficial relationships with business customers. I look forward to working with Dave as we enhance our sales strategies and partnerships."
Hertz operates the Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly car rental brands in more than 10,800 corporate and licensee locations throughout 145 countries 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 Company with more than 1,700 airport locations in the U.S. and more than 1,300 airport locations internationally. Product and service initiatives such as Hertz Gold Plus Rewards, NeverLost®, Carfirmations, Mobile Wi-Fi and unique vehicles offered through the Adrenaline, Dream, Family, Fun, Green and Prestige Collections set Hertz apart from the competition. Additionally, Hertz owns the vehicle leasing and fleet management leader Donlen Corporation, operates the Hertz 24/7 hourly car rental business and sells vehicles through its Rent2Buy program. The Company also owns Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (HERC), one of the largest equipment rental businesses with more than 350 locations worldwide offering a diverse line of equipment and tools for rent and sale. HERC primarily serves the construction, industrial, oil, gas, entertainment and government sectors. For more information about Hertz, visit: www.hertz.com.
SOURCE The Hertz Corporation