GRAND FORKS, ND — Verizon Wireless has named Eric Johnson, retail sales representative in Grand Forks, N.D., to the company’s prestigious President’s Cabinet. The honor is reserved for those ranking in the top one percent nationally in sales during 2011, placing him as one of the company’s top performers from among its more than 25,000 sales people nationwide.
Johnson earned the distinction by demonstrating exceptional sales leadership and delivering an outstanding customer experience from wireless devices like the 4G LTE-capable Galaxy™ Nexus™ by Samsung and DROID XYBOARD by Motorola, to productivity tools, including wireless data applications like Mobile Broadband.
“At Verizon Wireless, we are very focused on listening to our customers and making sure they have the best wireless experience possible,” said Seamus Hyland, president–Great Plains Region, Verizon Wireless. “Eric works diligently to understand and meet his customers’ needs and exceed their expectations.”
Johnson graduated from University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, N.D.
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