News Release

Verizon Communications Vice Chairman Larry Babbio To Present at UBS Conference on Nov. 17

November 13, 2003

Nancy Stark
Nancy.Stark@VerizonWireless.com
908-306-6762Bob Varettoni
Verizon Communications
robert.a.varettoni@verizon.com  
212-395-7726

NEW YORK, NY — Verizon Communications Vice Chairman and President Larry Babbio will speak at the UBS Eighth Annual Global Communications Conference here on Nov. 17 at approximately 8:30 a.m. Eastern time. A webcast of the presentation will be available on the Verizon Investor Relations site at www.verizon.com/investor, where access instructions and presentation materials will be posted prior to the event.

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