Heidi Flato, Contributor

Heidi Flato is Verizon Wireless’ public relations manager for Northern California, Nevada (except Las Vegas) and Hawaii. Heidi writes about 4G LTE’s impact in local markets, the latest smartphones and wireless data solutions and Verizon Wireless’ community efforts throughout the region. Heidi has more than 20 years of experience in the communications field, including 12 years in the wireless industry. Heidi has been with Verizon Wireless since 2005. Prior to that, she handled product PR for Openwave Systems and held positions in investor relations, external affairs and corporate communications with AirTouch Communications.