"'Celebrating Your Story: Powering Your Network' provides a platform for the community to learn about these inspiring leaders who have made significant contributions to our society and culture," said Marquett Smith, vice president of communications for Verizon Wireless. "We are honored to be able to share their stories with the public."
Starting today, the public can go to www.verizonwireless.com/
• Feb. 3 – Tia Norfleet NASCAR driver
• Feb. 8 – Dr. Steve Perry, Educator
• Feb. 13 – Laz Alonso, Actor
• Feb. 17 – The Three Doctors, MDs and Authors
• Feb. 22 – DJ Beverly Bond, DJ and Organizer
• Feb. 27 – Malcolm Jenkins, NFL Player and Philanthropist
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 108.7 million total wireless connections, including 92.2 million retail customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with nearly 82,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/
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For info about this Black History Month initiative, please visit: www.verizonwireless.com/