WHO:Verizon, provider of the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network
WHAT: Verizon provides a special preview of the Verizon LTE Innovation Center which officially opens today, July 12, 2011
- Video highlights the new Verizon LTE Innovation Center featuring demonstrations of key partner products and solutions
- Commentary from Brian Higgins, executive director for LTE Ecosystem Development at Verizon Wireless
WHERE:In the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia
On Twitter: Follow updates on the Verizon LTE Innovation Center for images and additional video @ VZWnews at http://twitter.com/VZWnews
BACKGROUND:The Verizon LTE Innovation Center was designed to provide a central base for many of Verizon’s advanced technology initiatives. Serving as an important hub of technology, the Innovation Center is a destination where partners, consumer electronics companies, innovation collaborators, business executives and public officials can meet to enable and showcase products, services and solutions that take advantage of the power, speed and reach of Verizon’s 4G LTE wireless network. To date, more than 30 products have been developed and demonstrated in the new building as well as at industry trade shows, customer meetings and other venues.
About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 104 million total wireless connections, including more than 88 million retail customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 85,000 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.