Verizon to Open FiOS Retail Store in Leominster on June 19

New Store Will Showcase Revolutionary Fiber-to-the-Home Communications Network

Jun 18, 2013, 11:40 ET from Verizon

LEOMINSTER, Mass., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers in the Leominster and Fitchburg areas can get an up-close and personal view of Verizon's FiOS TV, Internet and voice services at the grand opening of a new retail store in town on Wednesday (June 19).

WHO:  

Leominster Mayor Dean Mazzarella




Fitchburg Mayor Lisa Wong




Verizon Vice President Angela Klein




Donato Martin, executive director of the Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg




LeominsterYasmin Loft, North Central Mass. Chamber of Commerce           







WHAT:

Grand opening of new Verizon FiOS retail store. Demonstrations of FiOS TV will be shown in the FiOS Exploration Zone, an entire wall of video monitors. Verizon will make a $2,500 donation to the Boys and Girls Club.







WHEN:

Wednesday, June 19, 11 a.m.







WHERE:

975 Merriam Ave., Suite 117, Leominster, Mass.







NOTE TO EDITORS

Interviews are available with all participants. Photos available.







Media contact:    

Phil Santoro
617-743-4760
philip.g.santoro@verizon.com              







BACKGROUND

Verizon has hired six local residents to work at the new retail store. Store hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m.to 6 p.m. The Leominster store is the 12th such Verizon FiOS retail store in Massachusetts. FiOS is a 100 percent fiber-to-the-home network connection that provides advanced and interactive TV, blazing-fast Internet and crystal-clear telephone service. FiOS TV is available in 112 communities in Massachusetts, including Leominster and Fitchburg.



SOURCE Verizon