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Kelley Kurtzman Of Beaverton, Oregon, Wins Top Honors For Sales And Customer Service At Verizon Wireless' National President's Cabinet

Honor earned by just 1% of company's sales executive team

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March 16, 2010

Scott Charlston
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BEAVERTON, OR — Kelley Kurtzman, regional president with Verizon Wireless in Beaverton, has earned membership in Verizon Wireless’ President’s Cabinet. The honor is reserved for those ranking in the top one percent nationally in sales during 2009.

Kurtzman earned the distinction by demonstrating exceptional sales leadership. Through her efforts, multiple sales channels in Oregon, Washington, North Idaho and Hawaii delivered an outstanding customer experience in assisting customers with productivity tools, including smartphones and wireless data applications like Mobile Broadband, plus other Verizon Wireless multimedia and data solutions. The recognition places her as one of the company’s top performers among its more than 18,000 sales executives across the country in 2009.

“At Verizon Wireless, we encourage our employees to listen carefully to the needs of our customers and match the right products and services to those needs,” said Tami Erwin, West Area President, Verizon Wireless. “Kelley exemplifies what it means to put customers first. She is highly valued by us and her customers.”

Editor’s Note: A high-resolution digital photo is available of the President’s Cabinet award winner by contacting Scott Charlston at Scott.Charlston@VerizonWireless.com.

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