Ben Hershman began his automotive career at Ford Motor Company in the United Kingdom in 1994, covering a number of engineering development and production roles.
Short term, the company will focus on domestic business as travel bans are lifted. Midterm, the company will “rethink its priorities, so as to adapt to a ‘new normal’ given the reinforced digital habits, new safety standards, and new travel patterns.”
Hertz’s board of directors has named Paul Stone, most recently head of retail operations in North America, to assume the role of CEO and president, effective immediately.
Get Spiffy, Inc., which assisted with vehicle disinfection during the pandemic, announced a partnership with peer-to-peer car sharing company Turo to offer its clients services that will ensure that its fleet is properly cleaned and disinfected.
To give customers total confidence when they rent a car, every vehicle will be sealed and certified "Hertz Gold Standard Clean," after undergoing a 15-point cleaning and sanitization process that follows U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines.