Verizon Wireless Announces Grand Opening Of New Evolution 2.0 Store In Garden City, Long Island On Saturday, February 16

Verizon Wireless Announces Grand Opening Of New Evolution 2.0 Store In Garden
                  City, Long Island On Saturday, February 16

Verizon Wireless Garden City location to offer $75 off select 4G LTE
smartphones from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. on grand opening day

PR Newswire

GARDEN CITY, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2013

GARDEN CITY, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Verizon Wireless, operator of
America's largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network, today announced the
opening of its newest Evolution 2.0 store in Garden City, Long Island. The
anticipated grand opening of the store will take place on Saturday, February
16, from Noon-4 p.m. During the celebration of the store's opening, customers
can receive $75 off select 4G LTE DROID branded devices with new two-year

As an Evolution 2.0 location, the Garden City store features an open and
inviting floor plan that connects the service center and sales floor, offering
added device experience and support for customers. The 4,000 sq ft Garden City
Evolution 2.0 store layout offers consumers an open, inviting and interactive
environment for discovery of Verizon Wireless' devices, accessories and
services to explore their wireless needs.

"We're excited to bring our latest Evolution 2.0 store to Long Island and
provide Garden City customers with a reliable resource that they can turn to
for all of their wireless needs," said Pat Devlin, President of the New York
Metro Region for Verizon Wireless.

Customers will enjoy a hands-on experience with the latest 4G LTE smartphones
and tablets, unique devices such as the Verizon Jetpack^™, accessories like
the Fitbit, and so much more. The store will also offer FREE in-store
Wireless Workshops to teach customers how to use their deviceswith
personalized, hands-on training from a Verizon Wireless expert. Customers can
register for aWireless Workshop at

Store Manager Avi Mann is also encouraging area residents to join the company
in its efforts to help survivors of domestic violence by bringing
no-longer-used wireless phones to the new store for donation to HopeLine^®
from Verizon, a phone recycling program. Through HopeLine, Verizon collects
used cell phones to be recycled or sold and donates the proceeds in the form
of cash grants and pre-paid wireless phones to advocacy groups for use by

The Garden City, LI store is located at 880 Old Country Road, Garden City, NY
11530 and has hours of Monday through Saturday 10:00 am to 9:00 pm and Sunday
10:00 am to 7:00 pm.

The Garden City Evolution 2.0 store is one of 122 Verizon Wireless retail
locations in the New York Metro Region. For a complete list of all Verizon
Wireless Stores, visit or call 1-800-2 JOIN IN.
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About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest,
most reliable 3G network. The company serves 98.2 million retail customers,
including 92.5 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking
Ridge, N.J., with more than 73,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a
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Verizon Wireless

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