This excerpt taken from the VZ 8-K filed May 13, 2009.
Verizon Conference Call Today
At noon Eastern time today, Verizon executives will hold a conference call for investors and analysts to discuss further details of this transaction. There will also be a live webcast of the call on Verizons Investor Relations Web site, www.verizon.com/investor, where presentation materials will be posted. Dial-in numbers are 888-790-6031 for domestic callers, and 773-799-3673 for international callers; the passcode is Verizon.
A digital recording of the call will be available beginning at 2 p.m. today and will continue for one week, accessible by calling 800-677-1310 (domestic) or 203-369-3644 (international).
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), headquartered in New York, is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to mass market, business, government and wholesale customers. Verizon Wireless operates Americas most reliable wireless network, serving more than 86 million customers nationwide. Verizons Wireline operations provide converged communications, information and entertainment services over the nations most advanced fiber-optic network. Wireline also includes Verizon Business, which delivers innovative and seamless business solutions to customers around the world. A Dow 30 company, Verizon employs a diverse workforce of more than 237,000 and last year generated consolidated operating revenues of more than $97 billion. For more information, visit www.verizon.com.
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