News Release

Verizon Wireless Names Anna Lamanateer Hamilton Marketplace, New Jersey Assistant Store Manager

July 6, 2004

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

HAMILTON, NJ — Verizon Wireless has named Anna Lamanteer assistant manager of its retail location in Hamilton Marketplace. In her new position, Lamanteer will be responsible for customer service, sales and employee training.

Previously, Lamanteer was a senior sales representative for Verizon Wireless where she assisted management with merchandising, customer service and supervision of the sales staff. An employee of Verizon Wireless for over eight years, Lamanteer has held various positions including sales representative, operations specialist, and customer care representative and has received rewards for over achievement in quota attainment for individual and store quotas.

A Burlington County resident, Lamanteer received a Bachelor of Arts in communication and a master's degree in instructional technology.

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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