Event 3/18: Free BlackBerry Classes By Verizon Wireless In San Francisco, California

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — WHAT: Classroom-style training for Verizon Wireless customers on BlackBerry® smartphones

Attendees can learn about a variety of topics, including how to:

  • Text message
  • Set up speed-dial
  • Synch with an address book
  • Send e-mail
  • Browse the Internet
  • Use the camera
  • Use Bluetooth® and other accessories
  • Change the ringtone

Registration is encouraged, but not required: www.vzw.com/workshops. Customers who do not yet have an advanced device but would like to learn more about these devices are also welcome to attend.

Customers who are unable to attend an in-store event can use online tutorials to learn about their new device at www.verizonwireless.com/learning.

WHEN: Thursday, March 18, 2:00-4:00pm

WHERE: Verizon Wireless Communications Store1 Daniel Burnham Court, Suite 20C, San Francisco, CA 94109

About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable and largest wireless voice and 3G data network, serving more than 91 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 83,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: 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.