LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 22: (L-R) Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez, Verizon Wireless Executive Vice President and COO Marni Walden and Brightstar Corp. President, Chairman and CEO Marcelo Claure pose after announcing Viva Movil by Jennifer Lopez, a new national wireless retailer designed for the Latino community, during a news conference at the CTIA 2013 convention at the Venetian Las Vegas on May 22, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Lopez is a majority shareholder and will serve as the company's chief marketing and creative officer.
This new company is here to revolutionize the entire mobile experience for Latinos ... We will continuously evolve the wireless shopping experience and with Verizon Wireless's guidance and support.
Thanks to further strong progress this year in our key areas of strategic focus ... and an excellent performance from Verizon Wireless, we have achieved good growth in adjusted operating profit and adjusted earnings per share.More quotes »
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