News Release

Tennessee's Stacy Tislow Earns Verizon Wireless' Prestiguous President's Cabinet Award For Sales Performance

Represents Top One Percent of Verizon Wireless Sales Team Nationwide

April 21, 2008

Carly Culbertson
Carolyn.Culbertson@verizonwireless.com  
864-987-2006

MEMPHIS, TN — Stacy Tislow earns membership into Verizon Wireless' President's Cabinet, an honor reserved for those ranking in the top one percent nationally in sales during 2007.

Verizon Wireless recognizes employees that demonstrate exceptional sales leadership and customer service in assisting clientele with wireless productivity tools, including wireless data applications like high-speed BroadbandAccess service, V CAST and other Verizon Wireless multimedia and data solutions. The recognition places Tislow into the company's top performers among its more than 18,000 sales executives across the country.

Tislow, who serves as the Verizon Wireless District Manager in West Tennessee, is responsible for leading the retail sales team of over 100 employees and 14 full-service retail stores in the region.

In addition to the President's Cabinet Award, Tislow earned the Top District in Accessory Ratio Award for Verizon Wireless' South Area, an area encompassing nine southern states. Tislow also earned Top District Award in South Area for his efforts implanting the Net Promoter Score, a customer satisfaction and evaluation tool.

"At Verizon Wireless, we encourage our employees to focus on their potential and provide them with tools and support to get to the next level," said Jerry Fountain, president— Carolinas/Tennessee region, Verizon Wireless. "Stacy exemplifies what it means to reach for that potential. He is highly valued by us and his customers."

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