SOURCE: WeDriveU

March 10, 2008 17:02 ET

WeDriveU, Inc. Expands in Georgia With Appointment of Cordell Smith as General Manager for Greater Atlanta

10% Introductory Savings When You Reserve a Chauffeur to Drive Your Car or Avis Rental Vehicle in Greater Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - March 10, 2008) - WeDriveU, Inc., the nation's leading provider of private chauffeurs who drive the client's car or Avis rental vehicle, today announced its expansion in Georgia with the appointment of Cordell Smith as General Manager for greater Atlanta. Smith will focus on operations, client services and business development for the region.

The expansion addresses growing demand for WeDriveU's services from businesses, travelers and meeting planners across the Southeastern United States. To celebrate, WeDriveU announced a limited-time introductory 10% discount* on your first chauffeur reservation in greater Atlanta. Discount applies to three or more consecutive hours of chauffeur service in your car or Avis rental. To make a reservation, call (800) 773-7483 and mention code ATL. Visit www.wedriveu.com for terms and conditions.

Prior to joining WeDriveU, Smith served as assistant Financial Center Manager for Washington Mutual Bank (WAMU) in Atlanta, at a branch that was consistently ranked among the top five in the region. Smith also previously served as Station Manager for Hertz Corporation at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, where he led training, customer service and scheduling for a team of 150 employees.

Smith holds a Bachelor of Science and Technology degree with a Minor in Graphic Communications from North Carolina State University. An elite athlete in the Atlantic Coast Conference for Track and Field, Smith competed in the trials as a 2000 Olympic hopeful for the Long Jump. He shares his passion for personal and physical achievement as a motivational speaker for high school youth.

"WeDriveU raises the bar for excellence and value in the greater Atlanta region, through its unique service and strong partnerships with industry leaders such as Avis," said Smith. "I'm excited to be a part of such a high-growth company that offers the perfect combination of customer service and Southern hospitality."

WeDriveU Offerings

WeDriveU offers professional chauffeurs, experienced police officers and shuttle drivers for executive time management, personal appointments, meetings and events, social occasions and driving limitations. Benefits include:

LOW PROFILE -- Understated transportation complements your image and addresses your security requirements;

CONVENIENT -- Boost productivity by using a dedicated driver and personal concierge on an occasional, part-time or full-time basis;

CERTIFIED & FULLY INSURED -- Commitment to client safety and liability protection;

EVENT SERVICES -- The most cost-effective and convenient VIP chauffeured transportation for meetings, conventions and events throughout Georgia;

WORRY-FREE TRAVEL -- Try Avis® Chauffeur Drive by WeDriveU and enjoy a chauffeur for your next Avis rental in the Atlanta area. Chauffeurs can pick up/drop off the Avis vehicle and meet clients at airports, hotels or meetings. WeDriveU also offers chauffeured mini-tours and excursions to enjoy local attractions.

To reserve a WeDriveU chauffeur for your personal car, call (800) 773-7483. Reserve Avis Chauffeur Drive by WeDriveU by calling (800) 272-5839. WeDriveU chauffeurs are $34.50 per hour with a 3-hour minimum. Learn more at www.wedriveu.com.

About WeDriveU, Inc.

WeDriveU provides fully insured and certified chauffeurs for YOUR car throughout 22 metropolitan areas across the United States. Since 1988, WeDriveU chauffeurs have set the industry benchmark for quality and professionalism by passing a rigorous certification process. WeDriveU has served more than 3,200 corporate and individual clients and 400 events, including Argonaut Securities; American Hospital Association; British Consulate; Charles Schwab & Co.; Democratic National Convention; Fairmont Hotel; General Motors R*Works; Mercedes-Benz of North America; NAACP Image Awards; PGA Tour Championship; Princess Cruises; Republican National Convention; U.S. Conference of Mayors; Women's World Cup and others. WeDriveU is headquartered in San Mateo, CA. Visit www.wedriveu.com.

WeDriveU is a proud member of the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau. Reach WeDriveU's Atlanta office at (678) 432-6365.

WeDriveU and the WeDriveU logos are registered service marks of WeDriveU, Inc. All other brands, names or trademarks are the property of their respective owners. *Visit www.wedriveu.com for offer terms and conditions.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Joanna Rustin
    For WeDriveU, Inc.
    (866) 297-6070
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