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Car Rental Show Announces Call for Papers

Do you have a great topic for a seminar, roundtable or speaker for the 2015 International Car Rental Show? Please email your ideas by Monday Oct. 6.

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Germond Named CEO of Europcar Group

Starting Oct. 1, Philippe Germond will officially take the CEO position at Europcar Group'and will serve as a member of the board of directors of Europcar and Eurazeo.

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Hertz Appoints Icahn’s Nominees to Board

Hertz has appointed three new directors to the Hertz Board of Directors (Vincent J. Intrieri, Samuel Merksamer and Daniel A. Ninivaggi), which were nominated by Carl C. Icahn, Hertz’s largest shareholder.

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Richard Branson Invests in Sidecar

To help support its expansion nationwide, Sidecar — a San Francisco-based ride-sharing app company — has raised $15 million in funds from investors, including Virgin Group Founder Sir Richard Branson.

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Portland Tops August Airport Rental Rates

In August’s 50-city survey, rate quotes for the top 50 airports were down 4.7% from a year ago. The Northwest region had the highest rates, with Portland International Airport’s average quote at $75.52.

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Hertz Provides 24/7 Service, Kiosks to NY Community

The Hertz Corp. has been chosen as the preferred car rental company of Peter Cooper Village and Stuyvesant Town (PCVST) in New York City, offering Hertz 24/7 service and Hertz ExpressRent Kiosks.

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Enterprise, National Gain Contract with Corporate United

Corporate United, a provider of managed supplier and contract solutions, has launched a new car rental program for its members through National Car Rental and Enterprise Rent-A-Car brands.

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Zipcar Launches in France

Launching in Paris today, Zipcar has expanded its car-sharing service to France. Zipcar currently operates in the European countries of Spain, the U.K. and Austria.

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Wedding Car Rental Service Goes International

Britain-based Transport Broker Group has expanded its wedding rental car service internationally through its new website (www.weddingcarrental.com).

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Avis Honored by New Zealand Travel Agents

Avis New Zealand was recognized as the “Best Rent A Car Operator” at the Travel Agents Association of New Zealand (TAANZ) awards event in Auckland.

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