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Verizon Wireless Celebrates Ten Years in North Dakota
Jul 12, 2010 (11:07 AM EDT)
A Decade of Network Investment Provides North Dakotans with the Latest Wireless Technology and Devices
BISMARCK, N.D., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate ten years of wireless service in North Dakota under the Verizon Wireless brand, the company is hosting special "Decade in the Dakotas" anniversary celebration events this weekend, July 16-18.
"Over the last ten years we have continually invested in our network in North Dakota and consistently provided the latest devices so residents have the ability to connect with their world in the ways that are most important to them," said Seamus Hyland, president-Great Plains Region, Verizon Wireless. "Ten years ago consumers relied on their phones for voice calls alone. Today they utilize the latest smartphones and applications on our 3G high-speed network throughout the state to text, email, update their social media sites, shoot and upload photos and videos or download multimedia files. We look forward to continuing to improve our service for the residents of North Dakota for many more years."
Here are ten examples of Verizon Wireless' commitment to its North Dakota customers:
Consumers are invited to the anniversary weekend events at the Verizon Wireless Communications Stores in Bismarck, Fargo and Grand Forks or at the following authorized retailer locations: Cellular Communications in Bismarck, Dickinson, Minot, Jamestown, Fargo and Grand Forks; Northstar Telcom in Bismarck, Fargo and Grand Forks; Wired in Bismarck, Mandon and Minot; or Z Wireless in Devils Lake and Grand Forks. For store location information visit www.verizonwireless.com/storelocator.
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable and largest wireless voice and 3G data network, serving nearly 93 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 81,000 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