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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.
Verizon Wireless outage hits parts of Brooklyn, Manhattan
- Fri Oct 17
Verizon misses estimates in Q3, adds 1.5 million net retail customers
- Tue Oct 21
Verizon cancels plans to throttle subscribers with unlimited data
- Wed Oct 1
Verizon reports higher 3Q net income, revenue
- Tue Oct 21
Verizon (VZ) Misses on Q3 Earnings, Revenues
- Tue Oct 21
How Crisis Management Teams Can Support Companies, Employees, And Communities
- Fri Sep 26
Verizon posts higher revenue as consumers use more data
- Tue Oct 21
Verizon Wireless Service Returns After Brief Outage In Lower Manhattan
- Fri Oct 17
Verizon reports higher 3rd-quarter net income, higher revenue
- Tue Oct 21
Telecom Stock Roundup: Verizon and AT&T Disappoint Q3 Earnings, Vodafone to Mark Maiden Launch LTE-A Launch in U.K.
- Thu 1:40 pm ET
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 Communications, Inc. (s)
T-Mobile USA, Inc.
 


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