News Release

B-Roll From The Verizon Wireless/Verizon News Conference At CES Available To Media

Companies Announced the Next Revolution of TV at Home and on Mobile Phones at January 7 News Conference in Las Vegas

January 7, 2007

Tom Pica
908-559-7516Bill Kula, APR
Verizon Communications

Verizon Wireless, owner of the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, and Verizon Communications, provider of the nation's most comprehensive all-digital, fiber-network.

The following materials are available for use by the media:

B-Roll featuring:

  • Video from the Verizon Wireless/Verizon News Conference at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, including product demos
  • Interviews and/or comments from:
    • Denny Strigl, president and chief operating officer of Verizon Communications
    • John Stratton, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Verizon Communications
    • Bob Ingalls, xecutive vice president and chief marketing officer of Verizon Telecom
  • Industry analyst commentary from David Kerr, vice president, Strategy Analytics

The B-Roll and still images can be found at  

Available immediately

On the eve of the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Verizon and Verizon Wireless raised the curtain on two new products that move television to a new level: Verizon's next-generation groundbreaking FiOS TV and V CAST Mobile TV from Verizon Wireless.

Available in the first half of 2007, Verizon Telecom introduced its new FiOS TV interactive media guide, and a robust a platform that offers the company's growing base of FiOS TV customers a myriad of multimedia applications linking television, the Internet, personal computers and phones. At the same time, Verizon Wireless raised the curtain on V CAST Mobile TV, unrivalled as the first true mobile TV service in the nation, which is expected to be available in the first quarter of 2007.


Tom Pica
Verizon Wireless

Bill Kula, APR
Verizon Communications