News Release

NTX Wireless Opens New Store In West Valley Marketplace, Pennsylvania

One-Stop Shopping for Verizon Wireless

November 20, 2005

Sheldon Jones
Sheldon.Jones@VerizonWireless.com
215-638-5668 (office)
215-219-8890 (mobile)

Carly Irwin
215-790-4342

TREXLERTOWN, PA — Verizon Wireless today announced the opening of a new authorized retail outlet in Trexlertown to make shopping for the company's wireless voice and data products more convenient for residents and local businesses. NTX Wireless, located in the West Valley Marketplace across from Wal-Mart, now offers a variety of wireless phones, accessories and service from Verizon Wireless, owner and operator of the nation's most reliable network.

NTX Wireless is owned by John Pasyanos and Nick Stamus, who have served as Verizon Wireless authorized retailers for 12 years with five other retail locations. The new store's hours are Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Customers can activate Verizon Wireless service at NTX Wireless and shop for the latest in wireless technology, including V CAST, a 3G multimedia wireless service bringing streaming video content to wireless phones, TXT and Picture Messaging, Get It Now® applications, including downloadable ring tones and games, ringback tones, and high-speed wireless Internet connections with Verizon Wireless' Broadband Access and NationalAccess networks.

Verizon Wireless authorized retailers receive extensive training, as well as merchandising support and competitive commissions, after successfully completing a highly selective qualification process. Authorized retailers play a key role in the company's retail sales distribution strategy, which includes 1,900 company-owned and operated Verizon Wireless Communications Stores nationwide. For more information, about becoming an exclusive Verizon Wireless authorized retailer, call 1-800-206-9639 or send an e-mail to NewAgents@verizonwireless.com.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless network, serving 49.3 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, N.J., 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 preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.  

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