(CelebrityAccess News Service) – Verizon Wireless, the nation's largest wireless provider, will sponsor the Lollapalooza 2003 Concert Tour.
Verizon Wireless will be on site with TXT Messaging contests, giveaways and interactive wireless demos to keep fans connected throughout the festival and entertained between acts. Customers can take advantage of TXT alerts and chats, and participate in contests to win concert ticket upgrades and backstage passes the day of the festival.
"The Lollapalooza sponsorship gives Verizon Wireless an opportunity to showcase the amazing advances we have made in wireless technology to a tech-savvy audience," said Bill Stone, vice president of marketing, Verizon Wireless. "This 2003 tour is one of the most exciting young adult events of the year and provides an incredible venue where we can interact with one of our most important market segments."–edited by Bob Grossweiner and Jane Cohen