WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network
WHAT: Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network is coming to Ironwood and Bessemer, Mich., and Hurley, Wis., on Nov. 15. Verizon Wireless customers in these areas will be able to experience the speed and capabilities offered by the innovative solutions available on its 4G LTE network when the company introduces the service tomorrow.
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012
BACKGROUND: The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network offers more 4G LTE coverage than all other competitors’ networks combined. The network is currently available to more than 250 million people throughout the United States. On Nov. 15, the network will expand to offer 4G LTE service in more than 440 markets throughout the country. In the Upper Peninsula, Verizon has already already launched 4G LTE in Houghton and Marquette.
About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 75,000 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.