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Carlson Wagonlit Travel Associates Name Budget Car Rental Supplier of the Year
Parsippany, NJ Nov 3, 2005 -

Budget Rent A Car System, Inc. today announced that it has been named “Car Rental Supplier of the Year” by the Carlson Wagonlit Travel Associate network, the nation’s largest franchisor of travel agencies.  The “Car Rental Supplier of the Year” accolade recognizes suppliers who achieve high marks in customer service, response to customer needs and ease of working with the supplier.  

 “Budget Rent A Car is a valued partner of Carlson Wagonlit Travel Associates,” said Roger E. Block, CTC, executive vice president of Carlson Wagonlit Travel Associates.”  “Our travel experts are able to turn to Budget for quality rental vehicles, personalized service and excellent rates – in other words, we know our clients are going to be well taken care of with Budget,” said Block.

 “We strive to provide all our customers with excellent service,” stated Gerard Quirk, vice president of global travel and partnerships for Cendant Car Rental Group, parent of Budget. 

“We are truly honored to receive this recognition from Carlson because they value customer service as highly as we do.”

Tours, cruises, escorted and independent travel – for individuals and groups – are sold by Carlson Wagonlit Travel experts in the United States.  There are nearly 700 Carlson Wagonlit Travel locations nationwide. 

About Budget
Budget Rent A Car System, Inc. is the owner and franchiser of one of the world's best-known car rental brands with nearly 1,800 car rental locations in the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Caribbean, Australia and New Zealand.  The company also operates Budget Truck Rental and is part of Cendant Car Rental Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD), a diversified global provider of business and consumer services primarily within the travel and real estate sectors. For further information visit www.budget.com or www.cendant.com/media.

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