‘Twas the night before...

By: Andy Choi

A holiday story for the V Team from a mystery guest.

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On today’s Up To Speed, there was a rare convergence of hosts Andy Choi, Diana Alvear and Raquel Wilson, not to mention producer Jess Bonardi, all in the same room at the same time.

But the bigger news was the arrival of their special guest: the man from the north with the white beard and red suit. He recited “Twas The Night Before Verizon,” a traditional poem with a V Teamer twist, penned by Marketing Manager Rick Schonbachler.

Thank you, Rick, for brightening our day with some holiday cheer.

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