ST. LOUIS, Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Enterprise Holdings, the world’s largest car rental company, which owns the Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental andAlamo Rent A Car brands, will honor 14 automotive auction partners from across the country with its 2017 Auction Achievement Awards. This annual program recognizes auto auction partners for exceptional services that support Enterprise Holdings’ efforts to remarket late-model, low-mileage, well-maintained rental and fleet vehicles to potential buyers.
Enterprise Holdings global network operates in more than 90 countries and territories, and has more than 6,400 neighborhood and airport locations in the U.S. alone. The company’s unique ability to meet consumers’ and businesses’ increasing demands for flexible, affordable and sustainable mobility options in thousands of communities of all sizes makes Enterprise Holdings a significant part of theautomotive value chain in today’s society. Its company operations result in over one million used vehicles that become available for sale every year. Enterprise maintains close partnerships with local auto auctions that help remarket many of those vehicles to as many buyers as possible.
“The Auction Achievement Award winners play an important role in our efforts to showcase vehicles in cities and regions across the country,” said Nate Lattimer, Enterprise Holdings’ Vice President of Vehicle Remarketing. “We created this award as a way to say thanks for the accomplishments of these valuable business partners.”
The Enterprise, National and Alamo brands offer dealership partners an extensive selection of late-model, regularly-serviced vehicles with a wide variety of makes, models and trim levels.
Regional Enterprise Holdings teams present the awards to the auction partners in their area, in two categories: whole-car auctions and damaged-vehicle auctions. Recipients are recognized for exceptional performance in the areas of communication, customer service, marketing and reconditioning, operational success, and strategic planning.
“Our Enterprise teams have terrific, long-term relationships with local auction operators so they are in the best position to nominate the best of the best for our Auction Achievement Awards,” said Lattimer. “Our auction partners are essential to our success and we’re excited to recognize them for their commitment to quality and exceptional customer service.”
The 2017 Auction Achievement Award winners in the whole-car category are:
- ADESA Los Angeles (Orange, Calif.)
- Manheim Central California (Roseville, Calif.)
- Manheim Cincinnati
- Manheim Dallas (Irving, Texas)
- Manheim Fredericksburg (Rockville, Md.)
- Manheim Omaha (Davenport, Iowa)
- Manheim San Diego (Orange, Calif.)
The 2017 Auction Achievement Award winners in the damaged-vehicle category are:
- Dealers Auto Auction of the Rockies (Highlands Ranch, Colo.)
- IAA Atlanta (College Park, Ga.)
- Manheim Dallas TRA (Irving, Texas)
- Manheim NJ TRA (Wayne, Pa.)
- Manheim Southern California TRA (Orange, Calif.)
- Manheim Tampa TRA
- Metro Salvage Pool (Davenport, Iowa)
About Enterprise Holdings
Enterprise Holdings – through its integrated global network of independent regional subsidiaries and franchises – operates the Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands at more than 9,900 fully staffed neighborhood and airport locations. The company and its affiliate, Enterprise Fleet Management, together offer a total transportation solution, including extensive car rental and car-sharing services, truck rental, corporate fleet management and retail car sales. Combined, these businesses accounted for more than $22.3 billion in revenue and owned nearly 1.9 million vehicles throughout the world in fiscal year 2017. Enterprise Holdings’ regional subsidiaries and Enterprise Fleet Management currently employ more than 100,000 worldwide.
In total, the annual revenues of Enterprise Holdings and Enterprise Fleet Management rank near the top of the travel industry, ahead of many airlines and most cruise lines, hotels, tour operators and online travel agencies. Enterprise Holdings currently is ranked as one of America’s Largest Private Companies. In addition, among all North American car rental companies, it has the lowest leverage ratio and is the only one with an investment-grade rating. Furthermore, if it were publicly traded, Enterprise Holdings would rank on Fortune’s list of the 500 largest American public companies. In addition, Enterprise Holdings not only accounts for the largest airport market share in the U.S., but its domestic rental fleet also is one of the newest in the industry. The company’s affiliate, Enterprise Fleet Management, provides full-service fleet management to companies, government agencies and organizations operating medium-sized fleets of 20 or more vehicles, as well as those seeking an alternative to employee reimbursement programs. Other transportation services marketed under the Enterprise brand name include Enterprise CarShare, Enterprise Rideshare, Enterprise Car Sales, Enterprise Truck Rental, Exotic Car Collection by Enterprise, Zimride by Enterprise, Enterprise Flex-E-Rent and Enterprise Car Club.