hertz hertz  /ˈhɛrts/


  1. (n) the unit of frequency; one hertz has a periodic interval of one second
  2. (n) German physicist who was the first to produce electromagnetic waves artificially (1857-1894)
  3. (n) German physicist who with James Franck proved the existence of the stationary energy states postulated by Bohr (1887-1975)


  • Carbon-monoxide molecules, for example, radiate at an incredible 115 billion hertz (115 billion cycles per sec.


  1. Hertz announces temporary headquarters in Southwest Florida

    The Hertz Corp. today announced the location of its temporary worldwide headquarters will be at the Fifth Third Center at Vanderbilt Beach Road and U.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The News-Press

  2. Hertz announces location of temporary headquarters in Naples

    The Hertz Corporation announced the location of its temporary worldwide headquarters at the Fifth Third Center in Naples. Hertz anticipates taking occupancy in Fifth Third Center by the end of August 2013, with select employees wo
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WINK TV Southwest Florida

  3. Hertz announces temporary headquarters site in Collier County

    Hertz has announced its location for its temporary offices until its new complex in Estero is ready in 2015.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Naples Daily News


  1. "These hybrid cars really put Hertz in the driver's seat ...... in meeting one of the greatest challenges of our time, which is global warming," Bloomberg told the gathering at the Museum of Natural History.
    on Jun 14, 2007 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: Forbes

  2. "We are very proud to welcome Hertz to the NICB family," said Joe Wehrle, NICB's president and chief executive officer. "NICB members write almost 94 percent of the personal auto insurance in the US and our members include the 31 largest...
    on Mar 17, 2010 By: Joe Source: CNNMoney.com (press release)

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