Verizon Wireless Media Contact Information

WHAT:On November 24, 2003 American consumers for the first time can switch their wireless service providers, or switch between landline and wireless service providers, and take their phone numbers with them. For media interested in covering this event live at one of our 1,200 Verizon Wireless Communications Stores, please contact one of our experts on Local Number Portability.

WHO:

NationalJeffrey Nelson908-306-4824917-968-9175

Nancy Stark908-306-6762

Andrea Linskey908-306-7845

Brenda Raney908-306-4834

Northeast Area/New York MetroHoward Waterman (Morristown, NJ) 973-656-7370

South Area Sheryl Sellaway (Alpharetta, GA) 678-339-5564

West AreaJan Morris (Irvine, CA) 949-286-8150

Midwest AreaDavid Clevenger (Schaumburg, IL) 847-619-4291

New EnglandJ. Abra Degbor781-481-1314 (Woburn, MA)

Upstate New YorkJohn O'Malley (Rochester, NY) 585-321-7264

PhiladelphiaSheldon Jones (Trevose, PA) 215-638-5668

Washington/Baltimore/VirginiaJohn Johnson (Laurel, MD) 240-568-1429

Greater Houston, Louisiana, Mississippi & Alabama Gulf Coast & Pensacola, FloridaMacy Bodenhamer (Houston, TX) 713-219-8227

North Carolina, South Carolina and TennesseeCarly Culbertson (Greenville, SC) 864-987-2006

Georgia and AlabamaCaran Snitz (Alpharetta, GA) 678-339-4891

FloridaChuck Hamby (Tampa, FL) 813-615-4803

Texas (except Houston), Oklahoma and Northern LouisianaJimmy Duvall (Lewisville, TX) 972-444-5515

No. California, Nevada (except Las Vegas) Ken Muche (Irvine, CA) 949-286-8193

Arizona, Colorado, El Paso, Las Vegas, New Mexico, Southern Utah and Eastern WyomingJenny Weaver (Phoenix, AZ) 480-763-6321

Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Northern Utah, Washington, Western WyomingGeorgia Taylor (Bellevue, WA) 425-603-2894

Southern CaliforniaKeith Karpé (Irvine, CA) 949-286-8194

Michigan/Indiana/KentuckyMichelle Gilbert (Southfield, MI) 248-915-3680

Kansas and MissouriCheryl Bini (St. Louis) 314-920-4922

Ohio/Central Pennsylvania/ Pittsburgh/West VirginiaLaura Merritt (Dublin, OH) 614-560-2605

Illinois and WisconsinCarolyn Schamberger (Schaumburg, IL) 847-619-4282

North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa and NebraskaKaren Smith (Plymouth, MN) 763-595-2511

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