Europcar is awarded 2011 “World’s leading car rental Company” and “World's Leading Green Transport Solution Company” at the 18th World Travel Awards
Saint Quentin-en-Yvelines, January 12th, 2012
During the 2011 World Travel Awards ceremony held on January 11, 2012 in Doha (Qatar), Europcar, the leading car rental company, was awarded "World's leading car rental company", "World's Leading Green Transport Solution Company" and "World's leading leisure car rental company".
The World Travel Awards are the "Oscars" of the travel industry, with 213,000 industry professionals voting for the best company in each category in seven regions of the world. World Travel Awards' aim has been to encourage word-class competition, to stimulate innovation and creativity and to ensure that travelers receive the best possible service.
"We are proud to get for the third year in a row these new World Travel Awards. They come as a reward for our commitment to offer our clients best in class service and re-affirms our position as the car rental leader in Europe." said Jehan de Thé, Europcar Group e-commerce Director.
Europcar has already been rewarded several times throughout 2011*.
*Europe's car hire leading company / Africa's leading car hire company / Australasia's leading car hire company / Mexico & Central America's leading car hire company / Middle East leading car hire company / In France Europcar received the "Travel d'Or" for the "Best car rental website"
Europcar is the leader in car rental services in Europe. Present in 150 countries, the company provides customers with access to the world's largest vehicle rental network through its own operations, franchisees and partnerships. Through Europcar's portfolio of brands, the company and its franchisees generated more than €3 billion in revenue in 2010, including nearly €2 billion in consolidated revenue. With 6,500 employees committed to delivering customer satisfaction and an average fleet of close to 200,000 vehicles, Europcar is conscious of its corporate citizenship responsibilities. Winner of the first World Travel Award recognizing the World's Leading Green Transport Solutions Company, Europcar also was honored with the Award in 2010 and 2011. Europcar is owned by Eurazeo.