Verizon Wireless Capital Mall Grand Opening Saturday In Olympia, Washington

WHAT: Verizon Wireless celebrates the Grand Opening of a newly expanded and remodeled retail store in Olympia on Saturday, August 27 at 1:30 p.m. Join Verizon Wireless employees, Thurston County Chamber of Commerce and Safe Place, Olympia for the ribbon cutting ceremony and used phone collection drive. In connection with the Verizon Wireless HopeLine drive, old mobile phones and accessories from any carrier benefit victims of domestic violence and agencies including Safe Place.

WHEN:Saturday, August 27, 2011 at 1:30 p.m

WHERE:Verizon WirelessOlympia625 Black Lake Blvd. Olympia, WA (Located next to Starbucks)

MEDIA:News media may contact Scott Charlston: 206-940-0385

About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 106.3 million total wireless connections, including 89.7 million retail customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 83,000 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.

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