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Verizon Wireless, Inc. Company Profile
Verizon Wireless is the #1 US wireless phone operator in terms of sales and subscribers (ahead of top rival AT&T Mobility). Serving nearly 103 million consumer, business, and government customers nationwide, the company offers both standard post-paid (about 95% of its customers) and prepaid subscription plans. It distributes new and pre-owned phones from manufacturers including Samsung Electronics, BlackBerry, LG, and Apple. The company also offers mobile data services, including text messaging, multimedia content (V CAST), and Web access. Formerly a joint venture between Verizon Communications and UK-based global communications giant Vodafone, Verizon Wireless is now wholly owned by Verizon.
Headlines for Verizon Wireless, Inc.
Google, Verizon ink global patent deal to nix future litigation risks
- Wed Dec 17
Verizon CFO Discusses Planned Internet Video Service
- Fri Dec 12
Will Wireless Pricing Competition Hurt Verizon's Q4 Profits?
- Tue Dec 9
Top four U.S. wireless carriers increase control of market, review finds
- Thu Dec 18
Telecom Stocks Down on Fears of Lower Q4 Earnings
- Wed Dec 10
Even better deals may be coming for mobile consumers in 2015
- Fri Dec 19
Verizon adds HP, Salesforce to its cloud interconnect roster
- Wed Dec 17
Android 5.0 hits the world’s best Android phone from the nation’s top carrier
- Tue Nov 25
Sprint Escalates Wireless Price War With Half-Off Bills
- Tue Dec 2
U.S. telecom shares tumble after Verizon warning
- Tue Dec 9
Contact Information
Address: 1 Verizon Way
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
Phone:908-559-5490
Fax:
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Revenue (2013):81000.00 M
Employees (2013):72,500
Key People
President, CEO: Daniel S. (Dan) Mead
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer: David J. Small
CIO: Shankar Arumugavelu
Industry Information
Sector: Technology
Industry: Wireless Communications
Top Competitors
AT&T Mobility LLC
Sprint Corporation (s)
T-Mobile US, Inc. (tmus)
 


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