Free Gifts, Good Treats And Great Phone Deals Highlight The Grand Opening Of Verizon Wireless' "Evolutionary" Communications Store In Pueblo, Colorado

WHAT: Verizon Wireless will break new ground in wireless retail on Saturday, June 13, when it celebrates the opening of its new "evolution" store in Pueblo, Colorado. The store is designed to make it easy for customers to get hands-on experience with all the latest voice, data, music and multimedia devices in a sleek, new full-service environment.

The store is located at 4410 N. Freeway Road (off Dillon Drive, in front of Home Depot) in Pueblo.

Guests will enjoy free tasty treats, games, special discounted phone deals and so much more! A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at 12:30 pm with Phyllis Samora, vice president of the Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce.

WHERE: Verizon Wireless Communications Store 4410 N. Freeway Road, Pueblo, CO 81008

WHEN: Saturday, June 13, 2009 12:00 pm — 2:00 pm

  • KPHT-FM — "Hot 95.5" radio remote broadcast

  • Complimentary food and beverages

  • Games and giveaways

  • Demos of latest phones, wireless Mi-Fi, netbooks and more

  • Ribbon-cutting with Pueblo Chamber Vice President Phyllis Samora

  • Grand Opening Phone Offer: $50 off any phone, all day. (See store for details.)

About Verizon Wireless Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable and largest wireless voice and data network, serving more than 86.6 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 86,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit 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