News Release

Local New Jersey Resident Wins President's Award For Excellence

February 20, 2007

David Samberg
David.Samberg@VerizonWireless.com
845-365-7212Melinda McLoughlin
melinda.mcloughlin@vivianipr.com  
908-581-5088

MORRISTOWN, NJ — Monmouth County resident Denise Rosato, retail customer support specialist for Verizon Wireless, has received the company's President's Award for Excellence, which recognizes employees for exceptional teamwork, leadership and outstanding customer service.

Rosato, of Union Beach, N.J., earned the award for providing superior service to customers at the Verizon Wireless Communications Store in Hazlet. Her industry knowledge and professional focus make her a valued wireless advisor to a growing number of customers who visit the Hazlet store.

She was one of five Verizon Wireless employees to receive the President's Award for Excellence at the New York Metro Region's annual kick-off meeting last month.

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Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 59 million customers. The largest US wireless company and largest wireless data provider, based on revenues, Verizon Wireless is headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 65,000 employees nationwide. The company 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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