August 15-17, 2021 | Caesars Palace | Las Vegas, NV

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José Blanco

José Blanco

Group Chief Sales Officer | Europcar Mobility Group

José Blanco is Group Chief Sales Officer, member of the Executive Committee, of the Europcar Mobility Group. Before taking this role in July 2020, José Blanco occupied several positions within the Group: Managing Director of the Low-Cost Business Unit and prior to this, Sales and Marketing Director for Europcar Mobility Group UK and Spain. 

José Blanco has over 20 years of experience in leisure and tourism, managing sales & marketing areas in companies such as Portaventura Park and Resort, Grandvalira Ski and Pullmantur Cruises (Royal Caribbean Group).

Europcar Mobility Group is the European N°1 in vehicle rental. Europcar Mobility Group’s purpose is to offer attractive alternatives to vehicle ownership, in a responsible and sustainable manner. With this in mind, the Group offers a wide range of car and van rental services – be it for a few hours, a few days, a week, a month or more – with a fleet that is already "C02 light" and equipped with the latest engines, and which will be increasingly "green" in the years to come (1/3 electric and hybrid vehicles by 2023).

The Group’s 4 major brands are: Europcar® - the European leader of car rental and light commercial vehicle rental, Goldcar® - the low-cost car-rental Leader in Europe, InterRent® – ‘mid-tier’ car rental and Ubeeqo® – one of the European leaders of round-trip car-sharing (BtoB, BtoC).

Europcar Mobility Group delivers its mobility solutions worldwide through an extensive network in over 140 countries (including wholly owned subsidiaries – 18 in Europe, 1 in the USA (Fox Rent a Car), 2 in Australia and New Zealand – completed by franchises and partners).

 

Session

Closing Keynote: Car Rental and the EV Revolution: When, Where, and How?

August 17
2:05 PM - 2:55 PM (PT) || -

Electric vehicles comprise only about 2% of new vehicle sales today, yet as many as 50 new electric models are planned within five years. This panel of EV experts will outline the near future of the EV market and then dive into the logistics and challenges of renting EVs. More Info

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