News Release

Verizon Wireless Announces New Manager At Sioux Falls, South Dakota Retail Store

December 28, 2003

Karen Smith
Karen.Smith@VerizonWireless.com
763-595-2511Kristi Nelson
kjn@lilja.com
952-893-7140

SIOUX FALLS, SD — Verizon Wireless, the leading U.S. wireless service provider, announces the promotion of Jessica Wittrock to manager of its Sioux Falls Communications Store, located at 1017 W. 41 St. She will report to Rick Rogers who serves as Verizon Wireless' district manager of Retail Sales in North Dakota and South Dakota.

Previously at Verizon Wireless, Wittrock held the positions of sales associate and assistant manager. She attended Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, where she studied business administration and psychology.

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 36 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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