WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network.
WHAT: Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network is coming to Butte on November 15. Verizon Wireless customers across the Butte area will be able to experience the speed and capabilities offered by the innovative solutions available on its 4G LTE network when the company introduces the service later this week.
WHERE: Coverage in Butte will include the city’s historic downtown, the quarry and Civic Center areas. For street-level detail of coverage and more, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/4GLTE & www.verizonwireless.com/lte.
WHEN: Thursday, November 15, 2012
BACKGROUND: The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network offers more 4G LTE coverage than all other competitors’ networks combined. The network is currently available to more than 250 million people throughout the United States. On November 15, the network will expand to offer 4G LTE service in more than 440 markets throughout the country. To learn more about how 4G LTE is changing the ways Verizon Wireless customers communicate, please visit here.
“Our 4G LTE deployment strategy has allowed us to provide more customers with the best wireless data experience possible,” said Chris Lewter, regional president for Verizon Wireless. “We will continue to strengthen and expand our network in Montana and across the country to provide consistently outstanding 4G LTE speeds.”
About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 75,000 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.