News Release

Grand Opening Of New Verizon Wireless Store At The Moanalua Center, Hawaii Next To Navy Exchange

Activities for shoppers include Maile Lei untying, radio remote, giveaways

August 23, 2006

Georgia Taylor
Georgia.Taylor@VerizonWireless.com
425-603-2894

Hawaii — WHO:
Mark Yamauchi, director of Hawaii sales, Faisal Khan, district manager, Abranette Kikila-Debibar, retail store manager, and Priest Kahu Sherman Thompson.

WHAT:
The grand opening of Verizon Wireless' newest Communications Store in Hawaii. The Moanalua Center store, conveniently located next to the Navy Exchange, will host an array of activities including a traditional Maile Lei untying and store blessing, radio remote, and giveaways. Verizon Wireless has invested $77 million in its Hawaii network and added seven new stores over the last four years in support of increasing demand for the company's products and services.

WHERE:
Moanalua Shopping Center next to the Navy Exchange

WHEN:
Saturday, August 26, 2006
10:00 a.m. Blessing and Maile Lei untying
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. KUCD FM Radio Remote
12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Grand Opening Shopper Benefits:

  • Complimentary Hawaii T-Shirt with any Purchase
  • Giveaways
  • Grand Opening Phone Offer (8/26 Only): FREE Motorola v325 camera phone (Requires 2 yr activation)

CONTACT:
Georgia Taylor
Verizon Wireless
206-940-0385
georgia.taylor@verizonwireless.com  

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless network, serving 54.8 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, 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 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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