Verizon Wireless Offers A Free Educational Data 101 Workshop At Hixson, Tennessee, Store On October 10th

HIXSON, TN — If you're a Verizon Wireless customer who recently purchased a Blackberry®, you're thinking about purchasing one, or you currently have a BlackBerry device and just want to learn more about its features and functionality, your local Verizon Wireless Communications store is here to help.

Verizon Wireless of Hixson, located at 5390 Highway 153, invites customers to learn more about BlackBerrys and accompanying desktop manager at a Data 101 Workshop on October 10, 2009. One complimentary session will be offered for customers' convenience from 9:00AM — 12:00PM.

Wireless technology evolves quickly and oftentimes consumers can't keep up fast enough to take advantage of the broad range of useful features available on their wireless devices. Verizon Wireless is dedicated to providing the best customer service possible and wants to help customers learn how to maximize the usefulness of their BlackBerry's, and desktop manager, which can simplify their lives.

A demonstration on how to use BlackBerry devices will be followed by a Q&A period when customers can ask specific questions about their devices. (Attendees are encouraged to bring their personal devices). The demonstration will include:

  • Setting up and using e-mail

  • Syncing calendars and contact information

  • Browsing the Web

  • Using navigation functions

  • And much more

For more information regarding the Data 101 Workshop, please call the Verizon Wireless store at (423) 876-0225. For more information on Verizon Wireless products and services, visit a Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or visit

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