News Release

Central Georgia Residents Named To Verizon Wireless' National President's Cabinet

Honor Given to Company's Top Sales and Customer Service Performers

March 29, 2006

Caran Smith
Caran.Smith@verizonwireless.com
678-339-4891

Griffin, GA — Verizon Wireless has named Andrea Griffin, Keisha Edwards and Amy Little to the company's prestigious President's Cabinet.

Griffin is the district manager for retail sales, Central Georgia including Macon, Griffin, Thomaston, Centerville, McDonough, Swainsboro and Dublin. Edwards serves as a senior sales representative at the Verizon Wireless Communications Store in Griffin, GA, and Little is an account manager for the company's indirect sales channel. All three were given the President's Cabinet designation for ranking in the top two percent nationally in sales during 2005, placing them among the company's top performing sales executives.

Griffin, Edwards and Little demonstrated exceptional sales leadership throughout 2005 by providing Central Georgia customers with outstanding service on company products and plans, such as America's Choice Family Share Plans, data services -- including TXT, Picture Messaging services -- and much more.

"At Verizon Wireless, we are focused on making sure our customers have the best wireless experience no matter how they connect with our company," said Jim McGean, president—Georgia/Alabama region, Verizon Wireless. "Andrea, Keisha and Amy all exemplify what it means to put customers first. They work diligently to understand and exceed our customers' needs and expectations."

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