Verizon Wireless Kicks Off Wireless Technology Innovation Awards In Central
DALLAS, April 3, 2013
DALLAS, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting April 1, Verizon Wireless began
accepting entries for its 2013 Wireless Technology Innovation Awards for small
and mid-sized businesses located in the Central Texas region. The company
invites businesses, non-profit groups and other organizations to showcase ways
Verizon Wireless mobile technology solutions improve efficiency, save money
and elevate customer satisfaction. Corporate sponsors for the awards program
include Alcatel Lucent, Samsung, and Blackberry.
"Mobile technology is dramatically changing the ways small and mid-sized
businesses operate," said Leslie Hernandez, director of Business Sales for
Verizon Wireless, Central Texas. "More than ever before, wireless technology
can help businesses innovate, serve customers better, save time and cut costs.
The Wireless Technology Innovation Awards highlight the creativity of our
regional businesses and showcase the best practices that are making them more
successful year over year."
Participants should share initial business challenges and demonstrate how they
creatively implemented Verizon Wireless solutions to solve problems with their
business. Participants must topline the benefits of the solutions employed and
explain how they have positively affected their business or organization.
One grand prize winner for organizations with up to 500 employees will earn a
$10,000 cash award from Verizon Wireless and one runner up organization will
earn a $5,000 cash award. The winning companies or organizations will be
featured in a Verizon Wireless Technology Innovation Awards video, which will
highlight each winner's business, services and/or products and how they
incorporated wireless technology into their business.
Verizon Wireless will accept entries for the Wireless Technology Innovation
Awards April 1 through Aug. 31, 2013. All the entries will be evaluated by
Verizon Wireless executives and local business leaders.
For more information on the contest, visit the official Wireless Technology
Innovation Awards http://www.vzwinnovationawards.com/centraltexas.php.
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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
joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE,
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