News Release

Verizon Wireless Opens New Location In Plano, Texas

New Store Located at Southwest Corner of North Central Expressway and Parker Rd.

December 7, 2004

Jimmy Duvall
Jimmy.Duvall@VerizonWireless.com
817-258-1980

PLANO, TX — In response to growing demand for the company's products and services, Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless provider, today announced the opening of a new retail location in East Plano.

"Our newest Plano store will provide customers with convenient access to the nation's most advanced wireless network," said Luis M. Cruz, region president for Verizon Wireless. "We are opening this new location in an effort to provide the highest level of service to our customers."

The new store features a variety of wireless products and services for customers including TXT and Picture Messaging, Get It Now® applications including downloadable ring tones and games, and high-speed wireless Internet connections with Verizon Wireless' NationalAccess and BroadbandAccess networks.

The new Verizon Wireless Communications Store is located at 2901 North Central Expressway, Suite #101 in East Plano and is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Contact Dante Webb, store manager, at (972) 516-9126.

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 42.1 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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