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Jennifer Thomas Of Pennsylvania, Named To Verizon Wireless' National President's Cabinet

Honor Given to Company's Top Sales and Customer Service Performers

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February 24, 2009

Laura Merritt
Laura.Merritt@VerizonWireless.com
614-560-2605Jeff Donaldson
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WARRENDALE, PA — Verizon Wireless has named Jennifer Thomas, of Valencia, Pa., to the company’s prestigious President’s Cabinet for the second year in a row.

Thomas, business sales manager of national accounts, demonstrated exceptional sales leadership in 2008 by providing customers throughout western Pennsylvania and central Ohio with outstanding service related to company products and service plans. She earned the award by meeting several criteria, including being ranked in the top 1 percent in 2008 sales, placing her as one of the company’s top performers among its more than 18,000 sales people. Thomas has been with the company for 12 years.

“At Verizon Wireless, we are very focused on making sure our customers have the best wireless experience possible, no matter how they connect with our company,” said Roger Tang, president – Ohio/Pennsylvania/West Virginia region, Verizon Wireless. “Jennifer works diligently to understand and meet her customers’ needs and exceed their expectations.”

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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