Dustin Ackley Appearing At Verizon Wireless Store This Saturday

WHAT:Seattle Mariners infielder Dustin Ackley, who has made an instant impact since joining the team this season, will meet fans and sign autographs at the Verizon Wireless store in downtown Seattle.

WHEN:Saturday, August 13, 2011Autographs and meet-and-greet: 12 – 6 PM

WHERE:Verizon Wireless Downtown Seattle 1633 6th Avenue Seattle, WA 98101

MEDIA:News media may contact Scott Charlston: 206-940-0385

About Verizon Wireless Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 106.3 million total wireless connections, including 89.7 million retail 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.