Powerful technology. Our record speaks for itself: The nation’s largest 4G LTE network. America’s first nationwide 3G wireless broadband network. Verizon Wireless consistently delivers the most advanced wireless technology available.
Technology innovators. Our innovative solutions are changing the mobile landscape, revolutionizing the way people interact with it and raising everyone’s expectations of what it can be done. What seemed impossible yesterday is the way we live today. Imagine what we’ll do tomorrow.
Change agents. Our investment in people and commitment to technology drive positive change in the communities we serve. Through our core initiatives we work to improve the lives of domestic violence victims, prioritize accessibility and take steps to ensure a sustainable future.
Award winners. The network. Technology. Innovation. Leadership. Corporate citizenship. Diversity. Customer care. We’re proud to be recognized for those efforts as well as the privilege of improving the lives of the people and communities we serve.
company-operated retail locations in the U.S.
annual revenue in 2012
Largest 4G LTE network in the U.S.
On August 7, 2008, Verizon Wireless acquired Rural Cellular Corporation, further expanding network access nationwide.
Verizon Wireless is an innovative wireless communications company that connects people and businesses with the most advanced wireless technology and service available.
Our company launched the nation’s first 3G wireless broadband network. We were also the first tier-one wireless provider in the nation to build and operate a 4G LTE network. With 4G LTE, our customers can access the Internet and stream media faster than ever—and experience their mobile world in real-time.
As the nation’s largest wireless company, we serve 98.9 million retail connections and operate more than 1,900 retail locations in the United States. Globally, we offer voice and data services in more than 200 destinations.
Founded in 2000 as a joint venture of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ:VZ) and Vodafone (NASDAQ, LSE: VOD), Verizon Wireless is headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J.
About Verizon Communications
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ:VZ), which holds 55% ownership of Verizon Wireless, is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers.
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Vodafone (NASDAQ, LSE: VOD) is the largest mobile telecommunications provider in the western hemisphere and holds 45% ownership of Verizon Wireless. Vodafone operates in more than 30 countries and partners with networks in over 50 more.
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