News Release

Verizon Wireless Names Jamie Berryman Strategic Account Manager

June 22, 2004

Jimmy Duvall
Jimmy.Duvall@VerizonWireless.com
817-258-1980Lora Friedrichsen
For Verizon Wireless
Lfriedrichsen@golinharris.com  
972-308-9138

LEWISVILLE, TX — Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless service provider, has named Jamie Berryman as strategic account manager. She will focus on identification, qualification, and closing of new major and national accounts in North Texas.

"Jamie has an impressive background in sales that will be a great asset in expanding and servicing our customers in North Texas," said Jim Wells, manager of strategic sales for Verizon Wireless. "We are very fortunate to have her on board."

Most recently Berryman was an account executive for Time Warner Telecom in Addison and previously was an account executive for Allegiance Telecom in Dallas. She graduated from University of Kansas with a bachelor's degree in broadcast communications and is a resident of Lewisville.

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 40 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.  To receive broadcast-quality video footage of Verizon Wireless operations, log onto www.thenewsmarket.com/verizonwireless.

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