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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's finally offering more deals to its own customers
- Thu Feb 12
Wireless price war continues: Verizon data plan price cuts will save you $120
- Wed Feb 4
Verizon Nexus 6 is all but confirmed for launch
- Fri Feb 27
Senators call for investigation into Verizon 'supercookies'
- Fri Feb 6
Google confirms plans to launch its own wireless service
- Mon 8:10 am ET
Verizon to sell wireline assets, towers for $15.5 bn
- Thu Feb 5
Google selling wireless plans to get more people online
- Mon 5:31 pm ET
Verizon gets $15B from wireline sale, tower leasing deal
- Thu Feb 5
Ikea is launching a new line of furniture that can charge your phone without wires
- Mon 11:24 am ET
Ikea to Create Furniture That Will Let Customers Charge Their Phones
- Tue 10:36 am ET
Contact Information
Address: 1 Verizon Way
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Revenue (2013):81000.00 M
Employees (2013):72,500
Key People
President, CEO: Daniel S. (Dan) Mead
EVP and COO: David J. Small
CIO: Shankar Arumugavelu
Industry Information
Top Competitors
AT&T Mobility LLC
Sprint Corporation (s)
T-Mobile US, Inc. (tmus)

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