B-Roll and Images of RIM Co-CEO Jim Balsillie and Attendees At The Verizon Developer Community Conference Now Available

WHO:Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless provider.

WHAT: Broadcast-quality B-Roll from the Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference featuring comments from RIM Co-CEO Jim Balsillie and attendees of the conference. High-resolution stills from the VDC Conference are also available.

WHERE: The B-Roll and images can be found at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

WHEN: Available immediately.

BACKGROUND: The VDC Conference on July 28, 2009, in Silicon Valley provided mobile applications developers with an overview of Verizon Wireless' overall strategy around applications; information on a new developer portal; and the process of submitting, launching and revenue sharing for applications on Verizon Wireless devices as well as the upcoming launch of an applications store. Technical, marketing and network information was addressed by Verizon Wireless leaders and other partners.

ADDITIONAL VIDEO: Video featuring Verizon Wireless executives at the conference was posted earlier today and is also available at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable and largest wireless voice and data network, serving 87.7 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 87,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. 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 www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia