ESTERO, Fla. - July 26, 2016 // PRNewswire // - Rick Frecker has been appointed executive vice president and general counsel for Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ). Frecker has served as the company's acting general counsel since April.
"Rick has performed exceptionally throughout his eight years with the company and is held in high regard throughout our organization," said John Tague, Hertz Global Holdings president and chief executive officer. "Heading our general counsel office over the past several months, Rick has proven himself extremely capable, leading complex transactions, such as the separation of our equipment rental business, while also providing valued counsel to the senior leadership team. I am very pleased to see Rick take this next step at Hertz Global Holdings."
Frecker, who joined the company in 2008, previously served as vice president and deputy general counsel. In that role, he was responsible for all corporate securities matters and served as head legal counsel on Treasury and Corporate Development activities together with responsibility for corporate compliance. Additionally, he has had responsibility for legal activities related to the company's franchise agreements.
Frecker received his legal degree from the Fordham University School of Law and a bachelor's degree in business administration from Western Michigan University.
Hertz Global operates the Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty car rental brands in approximately 10,000 corporate and franchisee locations throughout North America, Europe, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, Asia,Australia, and New Zealand. Hertz Global is one of the largest worldwide airport general use car rental companies, and the Hertz brand is one of the most recognized in the world. Product and service initiatives such as Hertz Gold Plus Rewards, NeverLost®, Carfirmations, Mobile Wi-Fi and unique vehicles offered through the Adrenaline, Dream, Green and Prestige Collections set Hertz Global apart from the competition. Additionally, Hertz Global owns the vehicle leasing and fleet management leader Donlen Corporation, operates the Hertz 24/7 hourly car rental business in international markets and sells vehicles through its Rent2Buy program. For more information about Hertz Global, visit: www.hertz.com.
SOURCE Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.