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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
Talking Lamp Posts Are Just the Beginning in Verizon's Vision of a Smart City
- Mon 6:00 am ET
Verizon cancels plans to throttle subscribers with unlimited data
- Wed Oct 1
Verizon Wireless Service Returns After Brief Outage In Lower Manhattan
- Fri Oct 17
How Crisis Management Teams Can Support Companies, Employees, And Communities
- Fri Sep 26
Verizon to Sweeten Android Experience with Xperia Z3v
- Fri Oct 10
Novatel Unveils MiFi 6620L Hotspot on Verizon Wireless
- Wed Oct 1
Verizon Wireless Service Appears To Be Down In Parts Of New York City
- Fri Oct 17
Verizon Wireless Expands 4G LTE Coverage in Rhode Island
- Fri Oct 3
Will Verizon (VZ) Surprise Earnings Estimates in Q3?
- Fri Oct 17
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
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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