News Release

Verizon Wireless Connects Fans And Athletes At Winter Dew Tour

Snowboard champions Jamie Anderson and Tommy Czeschin to meet fans, sign autographs

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February 17, 2009

Heidi Flato
Heidi.Flato@VerizonWireless.com
925-279-6545

WHAT:
Verizon Wireless partners with AlliSports to host an interactive booth at the Winter Dew Tour featuring games, music demos, giveaways, and special events including autograph signing and a hip-hop concert!

Snowboarding champions Jamie Anderson and Tommy Czeschin will meet fans and sign autographs. Fans can enter to win a private VIP snowboarding lesson with Jamie Anderson.

Chicago rapper Common and Los Angeles psychedelic rockers Tweak Bird will perform live at the Village-At-Northstar. Fans can visit the Verizon Wireless booth for a chance to win a private meet-and-greet with Common along with VIP passes to the show.

WHERE:
Verizon Wireless dome in the Festival Village
Northstar-At-Tahoe
Truckee, California

WHEN:
Friday, February 20, 2009:
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. enter to win meet & greet and VIP passes for Common live in concert
(show time – 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Northstar Village ice rink)

Saturday, February 21, 2009:
2:00 – 2:45 p.m. Tommy Czeschin autograph signing
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.. Announce winner of Jamie Anderson VIP snowboarding experience
3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Jamie Anderson autograph signing

Sunday, February 22, 2009:
3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Jamie Anderson autograph signing

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable and largest wireless voice and data network, serving more than 80 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit 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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