WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the fastest, most advanced 4G LTE network in the United States
WHAT: Broadcast-quality B-Roll video from the Verizon News Conference at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), including:
- Sound bites from:
- Dan Mead, president and chief executive officer of Verizon Wireless
- Tony Melone, executive vice president and chief technology officer of Verizon
- Marni Walden, vice president and chief marketing officer of Verizon Wireless
- Video of smartphones, tablets and other devices that will run on the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network
WHERE:In the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library
WHEN: Available immediately
BACKGROUND:Earlier today, Verizon Wireless unveiled a suite of 10 smartphones, tablets and other devices that will run on its 4G LTE network by the middle of this year.
Verizon Wireless also announced today that its 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network will cover 178 markets by the end of this year. The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is the fastest, most advanced 4G mobile network in America, providing laptop users with speeds up to 10 times faster than the company’s 3G network. The company’s 4G LTE network is currently available in 38 major metropolitan areas, covering more than one-third of all Americans.
MEDIA CONTACT:Tom PicaVerizon Wireless914.772.0757 (mobile) Thomas.Pica@verizonwireless.com
About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest and most advanced 4G network and largest and most reliable 3G network, and serves more than 93 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 80,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. 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 www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.