News Release

Verizon Wireless Names Don Samburg Assistant Manager At Burlington Center, New Jersey Communications Store

April 10, 2003

Sheldon Jones
Sheldon.Jones@VerizonWireless.com
215-638-5668 (office)
215-219-8890 (mobile)Pam Boyd
pam@thomasboyd.com
856-642-6226

BURLINGTON, NJ — Verizon Wireless has named Don Samburg assistant manager for the company's retail location in the Burlington Center. In his new position, Samburg will be responsible for customer service, new sales, employee training, billing and inventory.

"Don's track record in providing outstanding customer service and knowledge about Verizon Wireless products and services will be invaluable in his role as assistant manager of the Burlington Center Communications Store," said Kim Graver, district manager.

A Verizon Wireless employee for four years, Samburg most recently served as the lead sales representative for the company's Cherry Hill retail location. Samburg has received numerous honors during his career with Verizon Wireless, including the Customer's First Award, which recognizes outstanding customer service skills. He has also been recognized several times for his sales achievements in the company's breakfast club as one the Philadelphia Tri-State Region's top 10 sales representatives.

Samburg resides in Burlington County.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless is the nation's leading provider of wireless communications. The company has the largest nationwide wireless voice and data network and 32.5 million customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com.

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