PARK RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hertz (NYSE: HTZ), the world's largest general use airport car rental brand and Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) launched the Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) VIP Experience Sweepstakes as a part of the Hertz Movin' with Music platform. The Grand Prize winner will get to attend a concert on TSO's Winter Tour, The Lost Christmas Eve, along with a VIP package including a free Hertz car rental, a backstage tour and dinner with select members of the band. Contestants are encouraged to go to www.HertzTSOSweeps.com to enter to win.
"Hertz and Live Nation are excited to offer a fantastic once-in-a-lifetime experience for the lucky winner who will get the true VIP treatment at one of the holiday's hottest events," commented Mark P. Frissora, Hertz Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "We know that music is a big part of any adventure in the car, and our partnership with Live Nation helps us take the experience even further with a VIP concert package to enjoy with their closest friends and loved ones."
The Trans-Siberian Orchestra VIP Experience Sweepstakes will give one lucky winner and four guests the opportunity to experience VIP treatment at a critically-acclaimed holiday event. The Grand Prize winner will receive a free Hertz car rental to and from the concert nearest to them and a $200 gift card for expenses. Once the winner and his or her guests arrive at the concert, they will have backstage access where they will be special guests at a dinner with the members of Trans-Siberian Orchestra.
In addition to the grand prize VIP experience, the contest will also have five first prize winners and 100 second prize winners. The five lucky first prize winners will receive a week-long minivan rental for their next family trip, and 100 second prize winners will receive an autographed copy of Trans-Siberian Orchestra's best-selling The Lost Christmas Eve CD.
Hertz is the official rental car partner for Live Nation Entertainment, reaching millions through the experience of live music. The Hertz Trans-Siberian Orchestra VIP Sweepstakes brings fans closer to one of the best shows of the holiday season.
* Visit www.HertzTSOSweeps.com for contest rules/eligibility.
About The Hertz Corporation Hertz, the largest worldwide airport general use car rental brand, operates from approximately 8,650 corporate and licensee locations in approximately 150 countries. Hertz is the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 119 major airports in Europe. Hertz was voted the Best Overall Car Rental Company in Zagat's 2012/13 U.S. Car Rental Survey and earned top honors in 14 additional categories and the Company earned top honors for Best Rewards Program and Best Overall Benefits in the Americas, Europe/Africa, and Middle East/Asia/ Oceania in the FlyerTalk awards. Product and service initiatives such as Hertz Gold Choice, NeverLost®, and unique cars and SUVs offered through the Company's Adrenaline, Prestige and Green Traveler Collections, set Hertz apart from the competition. Hertz also operates Hertz On Demand car sharing, Hertz Entertainment Services, and Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation and owns Donlen Corporation, based in Northbrook, Illinois, which is a leader in providing fleet leasing and management services.
About Live Nation Entertainment Live Nation Entertainment is the world's leading live entertainment and ecommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Front Line Management Group and Live Nation Network. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world's top five ecommerce sites, with almost 27 million monthly unique visitors. Live Nation Concerts produces over 22,000 shows annually for more than 2,300 artists globally. Front Line is the world's top artist management company, representing over 250 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling nearly 800 advertisers to tap into the 200 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors.
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