News Release

Verizon Wireless' Newest Casa Grande, Arizona Communications Store Reveals "Evolutionary" Design

Customers get hands-on experience with the latest voice, data, music, and video devices

November 15, 2007

Jenny Weaver
Jenny.Weaver@VerizonWireless.com
480-763-6321

CHANDLER, AZ — Verizon Wireless will break new ground in wireless retail this week with the opening of its newest Communications Store in Casa Grande. The first of its kind in Arizona, the store is the next evolution in the wireless retail experience, offering consumers hands-on interaction with wireless voice, data, music and video services in a sleek, new full-service environment. The new store is located at the Casa Grande Promenade, 847 N. Promenade Pkwy. in Casa Grande (Interstate 10 and Florence Blvd.).

About the store

  • Interactive "demo zone" guided by knowledgeable staff
  • Integrated systems and operational enhancements designed to streamline the sales process and increase customer satisfaction
  • Check-in kiosk enables customers to sign in on arrival and stay informed via monitors that track their place in the queue for service
  • Roomy and easy to locate technical assistance and customer support areas with interactive displays

"Our new 3,100 square-foot Casa Grande store provides plenty of space for both shopping and customer service, in keeping with our commitment to deliver the best possible wireless experience," said Tony Heyman, regional president of Verizon Wireless.

Just in time for the holidays, customers can check out the newest devices from Verizon Wireless including the Juke by Samsung, a hip music phone; and the BlackBerry® Pearl 8130 smartphone, the first 3G BlackBerry. Two additional exclusive devices featuring touch screens will hit the store shelves before Thanksgiving: the Venus by LG and the Voyager by LG.

About the company's commitment:
Verizon Wireless is committed to offering the best possible wireless experience — quality products and services on the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network and superior customer service at more than 2,300 Verizon Wireless stores nationwide, including Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and Verizon Wireless Stores at Circuit City.

Customers can also shop and get account information by calling 1-800-2 JOIN IN or by going online at www.verizonwireless.com.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 63.7 million customers. The largest U.S. wireless company and largest wireless data provider, based on revenues, Verizon Wireless is headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 68,000 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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