Baron Named Director of NNJ Sales For Bell Atlantic Mobile

Baron Named Director of NNJ Sales For Bell Atlantic Mobile

August 27, 1997

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MORRISTOWN, N.J. -- Christine Baron, of West Orange, N.J., has been named

director of sales for Bell Atlantic Mobile's northern New Jersey area.

Formerly regional director of corporate accounts, Baron now directs a

team of wireless communications experts who develop customized

wireless communications solutions for businesses throughout an

11-county area in New Jersey.

She began her wireless communications career as a direct sales

representative for Bell Atlantic Mobile in 1991, and progressed to

sales manager for Morris, Passaic and Sussex counties.

A true professional, Baron was named to the 1994 President's Cabinet,

the company's top honor for outstanding sales performance. Baron is a

graduate of Montclair State University, where she earned a bachelor's

degree in sociology in 1990.

Bell Atlantic Mobile is the largest wireless service provider on the

East Coast and the second largest in the United States. The company

owns and operates the most extensive network in the East, covering

111,000 square miles, and the largest chain of wireless retail outlets

offering a full range of wireless personal communications services,

including voice, data and paging. Based in Bedminster, N.J., Bell

Atlantic Mobile has 4.9 million customers and 7,000 employees in the

Northeast, mid-Atlantic, Southeast, and, through a separate

subsidiary, in the Southwest. The company is the chief wireless

subsidiary of the new Bell Atlantic, formed through the merger of Bell

Atlantic and NYNEX corporations.