New VP for Hertz Equipment Rental’s Specialty Rental Group

Cavecchi will lead HERC’s current specialty business segments, including Pump, Energy Services, HVAC and Industrial Small Tools. He will also be responsible for leading the company’s growth into additional solutions-based, customer-focused specialty areas.

“We are delighted to have Carlo join Hertz Equipment Rental. His energy and enthusiasm, coupled with his deep industry knowledge and significant P&L experience, make him a strong addition to our leadership team," said Larry Silber, president and CEOfficer of HERC.

“Specialty services will continue to play an important role in enabling us to drive higher dollar utilization and enter into new markets,” said Dressel. “Given his customer-focused track record of growing specialty businesses, Carlo was the perfect choice to help HERC grow its top-line revenue through specialty-market opportunities.”

“I am excited to join the Hertz Equipment Rental team during this pivotal time in the company’s history,” said Carlo Cavecchi. “I’ve always viewed HERC as the gold standard of the industry. I am confident together we'll be able to deliver dedicated customer service and win market share in this high profile segment.”

Since 2007 Cavecchi has served as CEO of Ally Onsite, an equipment and on-site services provider to the emergency restoration and oil field industries. He started his career at HSS Hire Group, a UK-based equipment rental company, relocating to the US in 1998 as CEO of HSS Rental Stores. After HSS, Cavecchi joined The Home Depot, where he helped develop expertise in their small tool and light equipment rental business.