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Yakima Area Fans to Meet Stars of Fuego En La Sangre in Yakima, Washington

Verizon Wireless offering "meet and greet" with popular actors and exclusive music downloads

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December 4, 2008

Scott Charlston
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BELLEVUE, WA — Eduardo Yañez, Jorge Salinas and Pablo Montero of the popular telenovela “Fuego En La Sangre” will appear at the Verizon Wireless Store in Yakima on Wednesday, December 10th to meet and interact with fans.

“‘Fuego En La Sangre’ has been a special experience for all of us,” said Pablo Montero. “We couldn’t be more excited about meeting our fans, thanks to Verizon Wireless.”

“More than ever before we live in a mobile world and today’s youth are at the forefront of this trend,” said Gregg Yacovone, Executive Director-Marketing, Verizon Wireless. “That’s why offering fans different ways to interact with bands using their cell phones makes so much sense.”

“Fuego En La Sangre” in Verizon Wireless Stores
At the Verizon Wireless in-store events, fans have the opportunity to star via green screen, in a scene from “Fuego En La Sangre” with Eduardo, Jorge and Pablo. Video clips will be sent directly to fans via their mobile phones, to share with their friends. The Yakima in-store event will take place December 10, in the Verizon Wireless store at 2401 S. First Street from 4-7 PM.

Exclusive Music
Verizon Wireless is also offering fans of the show an exclusive download of “Para Siempre” by Vicente Fernandez via V CAST Music. The song can be downloaded over-the-air, directly to fans’ phones as a full-song download, ringtone or ringback tone.

For more information on mobile music from Verizon Wireless, visit a Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or visit www.verizonwireless.com/music. For information on “Fuego En La Sangre” visit www.fuegoenvivo.com.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 70.8 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 71,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, go to: 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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