ESTERO, Fla., Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (OTCPK: HTZZ) ("Hertz" or the "Company") announced today that Jennifer Feikin has joined its Board of Directors, effective July 29, 2021. She is an experienced business leader who brings deep expertise in digital technology, innovation and consumer product development.
Ms. Feikin is an independent board member of several American Funds and Capital Group Companies mutual funds. She also serves on the Board of Trustees of The Nature Conservancy of California.
Greg O'Hara, Chairman of the Board said, "We are delighted to welcome Jennifer Feikin to our Board of Directors as we embark on a new and exciting chapter for Hertz. She is an accomplished executive and director with significant experience as a leader in strategic product development and digital innovation for large global companies. We look forward to benefitting from the valuable perspective that she will provide as we remain focused on enhancing value for our customers and shareholders."
With the appointment, Hertz's Board of Directors now comprises 9 directors. View full list and bios: https://ir.hertz.com/board-of-directors
Ms. Feikin conceived of the idea for Google Video and both helped drive its product development strategy and led its content team. She also negotiated many of the company's first and largest search and advertising deals. Prior to that, Ms. Feikin held roles in AOL Time Warner's strategic development group and in business affairs at Twentieth Century Fox, Fox Searchlight, and Morgan Creek Productions, negotiating major motion picture deals. She began her career as a management consultant focused on financial institutions, telecom and technology at McKinsey & Company.
Ms. Feikin earned her J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. from Duke University.
The Hertz Corporation, a subsidiary of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc., operates the Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty vehicle rental brands throughout North America, Europe, the Caribbean, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The Hertz Corporation is one of the largest worldwide vehicle rental companies, and the Hertz brand is one of the most recognized globally. Additionally, The Hertz Corporation operates the Firefly vehicle rental brand and Hertz 24/7 car sharing business in international markets and sells vehicles through Hertz Car Sales. For more information about The Hertz Corporation, visit www.hertz.com.
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