Wellington, KS Site of New Location for Russell Cellular

June 30th 2011

Wellington, KS- Russell Cellular, a Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer, is opening a new store in Wellington, Kansas located at 500 E 16th Street.  This new location will open July 5th as a Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer location. 

Russell Cellular has 171 locations in a nine state area, offering the latest equipment and service in the cellular and satellite market.   The new location will be open Monday through Friday 9am-8pm & Saturday 9am-7pm.  It will be a full service location staffed with 3 wireless specialists.

According to President Jeff Russell, Eddie Hash, District Sales Manager will manage the new Wellington location under the direction of Daniel Hyder, Regional Sales Manager.  Eddie is also responsible for the location in Miami, Oklahoma.

About Russell Cellular
Russell Cellular was established in 1993 and is headquartered in Battlefield, Missouri. The company is expected to continue to increase production and profits while looking to expand within current and new markets.  Russell Cellular has stores in Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Oklahoma, Ohio, and Texas employing over 600 team members.  For more information, including employment opportunities, please visit www.russellcellular.com.

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, NJ, with 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD).  For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com.