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Verizon Celebrates Asian Visionaries!

Posted May 11th, 2011 by Peter · No Comments

Verizon is planning a Visionaries Conference for the Asian and Pacific Islander community in conjunction with Asian Heritage Month this May. A star-studded line-up of luminary and influential Asian Americans will be at the event to share their experiences about making it big in the film and media industries.

It’s always great to hear about how people get to where they are today. If you’re interested, the event is on 5/26 in

NY at Grand Ballroom, Webster Hall
125 E 11th St, NY, NY 10003 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,
with the reception beginning at 6:15 p.m.

Best of all, it’s FREE to the public!

Just RSVP at

Verizon also is simultaneously hosting a AA Visionaries video contest, where aspiring visionaries can submit their ideas (whether it be in business, the arts, education, etc.) on the Verizon Wireless Facebook page to win up to $5000 to bring their ideas to life.

The Visionaries Conference is a free one-day event featuring successful and renowned visionaries like Jenny Shimizu (fashion), Cung Le (sports), Teddy Zee (entertainment), and Suchin Pak (entertainment) who will be sharing insights into the secrets to their success and what it means to be an Asian American visionary.

For official rules including how to register and take part in the video contest, please visit and follow us on Facebook: and Twitter: No purchase is necessary and is void where prohibited. Must be legal U.S. resident 18 years or older.  Contest ends May 20, 2011.

About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 104 million total wireless connections, including more than 88 million retail customers.  Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with over 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 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

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