Hertz Makes Booking Rental Cars Fun, Easy and Rewarding
Teams Up With United Airlines to Reward Customers With 25 Million Mileage Plus Miles
Nov 27, 2007
PARK RIDGE, NJ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 11/27/2007 -- The Hertz Corporation today announced a promotion that rewards customers by giving away 150,000 United Mileage Plus miles a day, with more than 25 million Mileage Plus miles to be awarded over the next five months.
The promotion, "The Road to Multi-Million Mileage Plus Miles" Instant Win Game and Sweepstakes, runs through March 14, 2008, and will award the Mileage Plus miles to a total of 254 lucky winners.
The promotion consists of daily prizes of 100,000 and 50,000 Mileage Plus miles, 10 prizes (two per month) of 500,000 Mileage Plus miles and 2 Grand Prizes of One Million Mileage Plus miles.
"The businesses of Hertz and United are closely interrelated," noted Frank Camacho, Staff Vice President of Marketing for Hertz. "The customers that we share are some of the travel industry's most valuable and loyal. We thought it was a great time for us to provide additional rewards to our special customers, and inject some additional fun into it with these exciting games and drawings."
"We are pleased to give our members an opportunity to win Mileage Plus miles," says Robert Sahadevan, United Airlines vice president - Mileage Plus. "We will continue to provide our customers the best frequent flier program that rewards their loyalty with benefits they value. We have a strong partnership with Hertz and look forward to building upon it with this promotion."
Customers can enter the Sweepstakes by booking and renting a Hertz car online via a link from united.com or at hertzft.com, and returning it during the promotion period. Entry may also be made without a purchase. Complete rules are available at hertzft.com. Every day throughout the promotion period, one person will win a Daily Sweepstakes Prize of 100,000 Mileage Plus miles -- enough miles for two unrestricted round trip tickets anywhere United flies in the continental United States. Every month, two lucky Monthly Sweepstakes Prize winners will each receive 500,000 Mileage Plus miles, and finally, two Grand Sweepstakes Prize winners will each receive One Million Mileage Plus Miles.
As an added bonus, there will also be a Daily Instant Win Prize of 50,000 Mileage Plus miles which will be awarded to one lucky winner each day when they play Hertz's Cool Games feature at www.hertzft.com.
In addition to the promotion and featured games, the website (www.hertzft.com) will have links to special offers available for Hertz and United Mileage Plus members.
About The Hertz Corporation
The Hertz Corporation, a subsidiary of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (
To make car rental reservations or for more information, customers can call their travel agent, or call Hertz toll-free at 1-800-654-3131. Information and reservations are also available on the web at www.hertz.com. For information on Hertz Equipment Rental, visit the company on the web at www.hertzequip.com.