Melissa Gander Of Ohio Named To Verizon Wireless' National President's Cabinet

CAMBRIDGE, OH — Verizon Wireless has named Melissa Gander of Pleasant City, Ohio, to the company’s prestigious President’s Cabinet.

Gander, a retail sales representative at the Verizon Wireless Communications Store at 2022 Southgate Parkway in Cambridge, demonstrated exceptional sales leadership in 2009 by providing customers in the area with outstanding service related to company products and service plans. Gander earned the award by meeting several criteria, including being ranked in the top 1 percent in 2009 sales, placing her as one of the company’s top performers among its more than 25,000 Verizon Wireless sales people.

“At Verizon Wireless, we are very focused on making sure our customers have the best wireless experience possible,” said Roger Tang, president – Ohio/Pennsylvania/West Virginia Region, Verizon Wireless. “Melissa works diligently to understand and meet her customers’ needs and exceed their expectations.”

Gander has been with the company for nearly 13 years and is a graduate of nearby Barnesville High School.

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