News Release

Verizon Wireless Names Assistant Manager At Hamilton Mall, New Jersey Communications Store

April 14, 2003

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

MAYS LANDING, NJ — Verizon Wireless has named Jared Mullen assistant manager for the company's retail location in the Hamilton Mall. In his new position, Mullen will be responsible for customer service, new sales, employee training, billing and inventory.

"Jared'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 Hamilton Mall store," said Kim Graver, district manager.

A four-year employee of Verizon Wireless, Mullen most recently served as the lead sales representative at the company's Lawrenceville Communications Store. Prior to that, he was a sales representative of Verizon Wireless' Deptford Mall Communications Store. During his career with Verizon Wireless, Mullen has been recognized on several occasions for outstanding sales performance. He resides in Gloucester 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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