Grand Opening Of New Verizon Wireless Store Near U-Village In Seattle

WHO:Seattle Mariner's pitcher Felix Hernandez, the Mariner Moose, Chuck McFarland VerizonWireless district manager, Rebecca Sparks, retail store manager

WHAT: Verizon Wireless' hosts grand opening celebration of its newest full service Communication Store in Seattle, conveniently located in Northcut Landing across from University Village Office Depot on 25th Ave NE. Seattle Mariner's pitcher Felix Hernandez and the Mariner Moose will sign autographs for fans. Verizon Wireless will present a donation to the University of Washington's Women's Center. There will also be radio remotes and giveaways. The company has invested $540 million in its Washington network and added 27 new retail locations over the last five years in response to increasing demand in the state for the company's products and services.

WHERE: 5001 25th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105206-525-0697

WHEN:Saturday, June 23, 2007 at 10:30 am

  • Seattle Mariner Moose appearance 11am — 1 pm
  • Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez 12 — 1 pm
  • Prizes & giveaway from 107.7 The End 12 — 2 pm

    About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 60.7 million customers. The largest US wireless company and largest wireless data provider, based on revenues, Verizon Wireless is headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 66,000 employees nationwide. The company 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

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