October 21, 2014 6:49 PM ET

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Company Overview of Verizon Wireless Inc

Company Overview

Cellco Partnership, doing business as Verizon Wireless, provides wireless communication services across wireless networks in the United States. It operates third generation (3G) wireless broadband networks; and fourth generation long-term evolution technology (4G LTE) networks. The company also provides postpaid and prepaid voice services; and sells cell phones, smart phones, tablets, mobile hotspots, USB modems, voice and data plans, and accessories. In addition, it provides solutions and services to small and medium business, and governments. The company serves approximately 102.8 million retail connections and operates approximately 1,700 retail stores in the United States, as well as off...

One Verizon Way

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

United States

Founded in 1994



Key Executives for Verizon Wireless Inc

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 60
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 46
Chairman of The Board and Chief Executive Officer Verizon Communications Inc
Age: 59
President of Verizon Enterprise Solutions
Age: 52
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Verizon Wireless Inc Key Developments

Verizon Wireless Expands its XLTE in Anniston, Alabama, to Increase 4G LTE Network Capacity

Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology-known as XLTE-in more markets including Anniston, Alabama, to boost 4G LTE network capacity and enhance high-speed services for customers. XLTE utilizes Verizon's AWS (Advanced Wireless Services) spectrum, which allows Verizon to deliver significantly increased capacity-at a minimum, doubling the capacity-over its high-speed 4G LTE network. This means more customers in high-traffic locations can access the company's most advanced technology at the same time to send photos, download videos, surf the Internet and use other popular applications on their smartphones, tablets and other devices during times of peak usage.

Sony Mobile Communications and Verizon Wireless Announces Availability of Sony's Xperia Z3v Smartphone in the U.S

Sony Mobile Communications and Verizon Wireless announced that Sony's Xperia Z3v smartphone will be available in the U.S. at Verizon Wireless. The premium Android 4G LTE waterproof smart phone is engineered for users to connect, create and share on-the-go with Sony's innovative camera, sound and display technologies. Starting this October 23, 2014, Verizon customers can purchase Xperia Z3v from Verizon online and at participating stores nationwide. Xperia Z3v is how a premium smartphone should look and feel. Elegant and durable by design, Xperia Z3v's sleek build features aluminum sides and a conveniently placed power button. Storing all that content is a snap, too, 32 GB of internal memory and a slot for a microSD storage card up to 128 GB. To complement the Xperia Z3v, an entire host of accessories will be available at Verizon, to enhance smart phone experience: SmartWatch 3 ($249.99) Sony's latest generation SmartWatch, powered by Android Wear; CPW5 Wireless Portable Power Supply ($59.99) Experience the latest in technology with Qi, a wireless portable charger; DUALSHOCK 4 Wireless Controller ($59.99) and GCM10 Game Control Mount ($39.99) Turn Xperia Z3v into a PS4 Remote Play gaming powerhouse. Xperia Z3v will be available for purchase nationwide at Verizon Wireless October 23 for $199.99 with a new two-year activation.

Verizon Wireless Announces Enhancement of 4G LTE Coverage in Charlestown, Rhode Island

Verizon Wireless announced the enhancement of its 4G LTE network coverage in Charlestown, Rhode Island. The company said it first debuted its 4G LTE network in Rhode Island in November 2011 and has now enhanced its network coverage along Route 1 and at Quonochontaug Beach and the surrounding areas, as well as along Route 91 in Charlestown and Bradford. According to the company, its 4G LTE offers speeds up to 10 times faster than 3G networks. Verizon Wireless added that it completed USD 178.8 million in wireless network enhancements across New England in the first half of 2014, increasing the company's regional network investment to USD 3.73 billion since its inception in 2000.

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