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Hertz Car Rentals
Hertz is a leading car rental firm with locations in over 145 countries. The company's inventory includes a range of midsize to luxury cars including hybrids and electric vehicles. Firefly Car Rental is a new discount brand in the Hertz family with budget car rentals at select airports.
The Hertz Corporation History
The Hertz Company is a car-rental firm that traces its history to Walter L. Jacobs who began renting Model-T Fords in 1918. The company was acquired by John D. Hertz in 1923. Mr. Hertz was founder of the Yellow Taxi Cab Company and Yellow Truck and Coach Manufacturing and named Hertz-Drive-Ur-Self.
Hertz sold the firm to GM in 1923 and repurchased it under the umbrella of "The Omnibus Corporation" in 1953 which then changed its name to "The Hertz Corporation."
After a brief stint trading on the NYSE, Hertz was purchased by RCA, then by UAL (United Airlines), then Park Ridge Corporation (a division of Ford Motor Company).
In 2005-2006 Ford sold interest in the firm to a private equity group with went public in 2006 on the NYSE with the symbol HTZ as Hertz Global Holdings.
Hertz has offer 3000 staffed car rental locations throughout the world and a Gold Point Reward program.
The Hertz Corporation maintains the following web sites:
- Hertz.com is the main corporate web site with info on renting cars.
- Firefly Car Rental is a new brand of budget cars.
- Never Lost is a trip planning site.
- Hertz Car Sales has information on buying used rental cars.
- Hertz Equipment rents a variety of construction and business equipment.
- Hertz Truck Rental rents trucks.
- Hertz24/7 is a new car sharing program.
Video About the 2020 Bankruptcy
This video talks about the History of Hertz and the bankruptcy in 2020:
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