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Verizon Wireless Expands Its 4G LTE Network In The Clarksburg, West Virginia, Area

Verizon Wireless Expands Its 4G LTE Network In The Clarksburg, West Virginia,
                                     Area

PR Newswire

CLARKSBURG, W.Va., Feb. 25, 2013

CLARKSBURG, W.Va., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

WHO:      Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and
                        largest, most reliable 3G network.
                        Verizon Wireless customers in Bridgeport, W. Va., are now able to
                        experience the speed and capabilities offered by the nation's largest 4G
WHAT:       LTE network with the company's recent expansion of 4G LTE in the area.
                        Verizon Wireless first introduced 4G LTE to nearby Clarksburg in December
                        2012.
WHERE:      Bridgeport, just east of Clarksburg.
                        For street-level detail of coverage and more, please visit
                        www.verizonwireless.com/4GLTE.
WHEN:   Monday, February 25, 2013
                        Two years after its launch, the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network offers
BACKGROUND:         more 4G LTE coverage than all other competitors' networks combined, with
                        coverage currently available to more than 273.5 million people throughout
                        the United States in 480 markets. 
                        To learn more about how 4G LTE is changing the ways Verizon Wireless
                        customers communicate, please visit
                        http://news.verizonwireless.com/news/2012/11/4G-LTE-network-innovation.html
                        "Our 4G LTE network provides customers across the country with the best
                        wireless experience possible, enabling them to stay in touch like never
                        before – uploading, downloading and connecting online with speeds up to 10
                        times faster than 3G," said Mark Frazier, president–Ohio/Pennsylvania/West
QUOTE: Virginia Region, Verizon Wireless. "We were the first to bring 4G LTE to
                        West Virginia in major cities including Clarksburg, Wheeling, Charleston
                        and Huntington. As we continue to expand and enhance our 4G LTE network,
                        our customers will be able to see, firsthand, the innovations that are
                        being brought to market through 4G LTE technology."



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
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.

SOURCE Verizon Wireless

Website: http://www.verizonwireless.com
Contact: Media, Laura Merritt, Verizon Wireless, +1-614-345-2300,
laura.merritt@verizonwireless.com, http://twitter.com/VZWlaura, or Jennifer
O'Rourke, for Verizon Wireless, +1-412-642-7700,
jennifer.orourke@elias-savion.com
 
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