News Release

Verizon CFO to Present at UBS Conference on Dec. 6

December 4, 2006

Bob Varettoni, Verizon Communications
robert.a.varettoni@verizon.com
908-559-6388

Nancy Stark, Verizon Wireless
Nancy.Stark@verizonwireless.com
908-559-7520

NEW YORK, NY — Doreen Toben, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), will speak at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference here on Wednesday, Dec. 6. Her presentation will be webcast beginning approximately 8 a.m. Eastern time on Verizon's Investor Relations Web site, www.verizon.com/investor. Access instructions and presentation materials will be available on the site that day.

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