Verizon Communications Vice Chairman Larry Babbio To Present at Sanford Bernstein Conference on June 4

NEW YORK - Verizon Communications Vice Chairman and President Larry Babbio will speak at Sanford Bernstein's Strategic Decisions Conference here on June 4 at approximately 3 p.m. Eastern time. A webcast of the presentation, presentation materials and access instructions will be available at Verizon's Investor Relations Web site on the day of the conference at http://investor.verizon.com.

Verizon Communications

A Fortune 10 company, Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) is one of the world's leading providers of communications services. Verizon companies are the largest providers of wireline and wireless communications in the United States, with 136.6 million access line equivalents and 33.3 million Verizon Wireless customers. Verizon is the third largest long-distance carrier for U.S. consumers, with 13.2 million long-distance lines, and the company is also the largest directory publisher in the world, as measured by directory titles and circulation. With approximately $67 billion in annual revenues and 227,000 employees, Verizon's global presence extends to the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Pacific. For more information on Verizon, visit www.verizon.com.