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The “Houston, we are go for 5G launch” edition

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July 27, 2018

This week, Houston joins Sacramento and Los Angeles as one of the first cities to launch 5G in 2018. With a strong second quarter earnings report, we say farewell to outgoing CEO Lowell McAdam before he hands over the reins to Hans Vestberg on Aug. 1. We are recognized for designing and maintaining an award-winning (J.D. Power, RootMetrics) wireless network for our customers and for our efforts to hire Veterans. Finally, we talk tech for new parents.

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The “Houston, we are go for 5G launch” edition

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Verizon will launch 5G in Houston in 2018

Verizon today announced plans to launch 5G technology in Houston starting in the second half of 2018.

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Verizon in the national and international news

New York, NY
July 24, 2018

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July 24, 2018

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New York, NY
July 20, 2018

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New York, NY
July 25, 2018

Verizon in the local news

Houston Business Journal
Houston, TX
July 24, 2018

Sacramento, CA
July 22, 2018

Detroit, MI
July 23, 2018

Asheville, NC
July 14, 2018

Colorado Springs, CO
July 18, 2018 Philly
Philadelphia, PA
July 19, 2018

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Jeffrey Nelson leads external comms for Verizon businesses. PR strategy guy. Loves politics, tech, tennis and people who support #LGBTQ young people. 

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