George Nieto Of El Paso, Texas, Wins Top Honors For Sales And Customer Service At Verizon Wireless' National President's Cabinet

EL PASO, TX — George Nieto, business sales account executive with Verizon Wireless in El Paso, has earned membership in Verizon Wireless’ President’s Cabinet. The honor is reserved for those ranking in the top 1 percent nationally in sales during 2008.

Nieto earned the distinction by demonstrating exceptional sales leadership and customer service in assisting customers with wireless productivity tools; including wireless data applications like Mobile Broadband, V CAST and other Verizon Wireless multimedia and data solutions. The recognition places him as one of the company’s top performers among its more than 18,000 sales executives across the country in 2008.

“At Verizon Wireless, we encourage our employees to listen carefully to the needs of our customers and match the right products and services to those needs,” said Tony Heyman, regional president, Verizon Wireless. “George exemplifies what it means to put customers first. He is highly valued by us and his customers.”

Editor’s Note: A digital photo is available of the President’s Cabinet award winner by contacting Jenny Weaver at

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