Media Advisory - Verizon Wireless To Announce Exclusive New Wireless Service for Consumers

WHAT: Verizon Wireless will host a news conference to introduce the future of wireless for consumers.

WHEN: Friday, January 7, 2005 11:00 a.m. — Noon PST

WHERE: Bellagio II BallroomBellagio Hotel3600 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89109(Shuttles from Door 9 of the Las Vegas Convention Center begin at 9:45 a.m. and will return to the Convention Center at the conclusion of the news conference.)

DIAL-INNUMBER: Media that are unable to attend can dial in to hear the audio portion of the news conference:

  • Dial-in Number (U.S.): 1-888-346-3950 or 1-866-682-6100

  • Participant Code: 197507#

WHO: Denny Strigl, president and chief executive officer of Verizon WirelessDick Lynch, executive vice president and chief technical officer of Verizon WirelessJohn Stratton, vice president and chief marketing officer of Verizon Wireless

CONTACT: Mike ScafatiWeber Shandwick Worldwide for Verizon WirelessOffice:  

About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless network, serving 42.1 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at 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