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Verizon To End 'Grandfathered' 3G Unlimited Data Plans
2012-05-17 07:57:37

Verizon Wireless said on Wednesday that it plans to discontinue its “grandfathered” $30-per-month unlimited data plan for existing 3G subscribers that wish to upgrade to a 4G LTE device. Those customers will be instead be forced to migrate at the time of their upgrade to one of Verizon´s tiered “data share” plans, which will be rolled out this summer, FierceWireless reported. The announcement came from Verizon´s chief financial officer, Fran Shammo,...

2011-03-02 07:22:14

An executive with Verizon in a speech Tuesday announced that the company will introduce a new tiered data plan this summer and also hinted at a new version of the iPhone. Verizon shares fell 2.4 percent on Tuesday after chief financial officer Fran Shammo said a new iPhone would hurt quarterly margins when it arrives. "There could be some (margin) lumpiness when you launch the phone," said Shammo, speaking at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom conference in San Francisco. "If...

2009-02-18 13:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) today named Fran Shammo president of Verizon Business, effective March 1. Shammo, 48, will succeed John Killian, who last week was named executive vice president and chief financial officer for Verizon Communications. Verizon Business provides advanced network solutions to large-business and government customers. Verizon President and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Strigl said: "Fran has a history of operational...