Verizon Wireless Provides Sonic Segway Santas With Holiday Help

Santas travel through Downtown with Tablets to assist visitors

OKLAHOMA CITY – ( Nov. 22, 2011)  Verizon Wireless, along with Downtown Oklahoma City, Inc., is providing the Downtown in December Sonic Segway Santas with Motorola Xoom tablets.


The tablets will assist the Santas in guiding visitors to parking, restaurants and entertainment between November 25 and January 1.


 “The Motorola Xoom tablet has plenty of power to help the Sonic Segway Santas assist in whatever needs visitors to Downtown in December may have- from finding the closet Italian restaurant to snapping candid family photos and uploading them then and there,” said Verizon Wireless Public Relations Manager Ginger Daril.


The Santas will also come equipped with gifts to hand out as they tour downtown.


“We can’t wait to see the Santas in action,” said Jill Brown-Delozier, director of Marketing for Downtown OKC, Inc. “The tablets are going to be a huge help in directing visitors to their desired locations.”


For more information on the Sonic Segway Santas and a full list of Downtown in Decemberevents, visit More information available on the Downtown OKC, Inc. Facebook page at or on Twitter (@DowntownOKCInc).



About Downtown OKC, Inc.


Downtown OKC, Inc. (DOKC) is a nonprofit organization that serves to promote, market, manage and to develop downtown Oklahoma City in conjunction with numerous downtown stakeholders.  DOKC is focused on achieving the maximum benefit for downtown OKC as a full-time advocate.



About Verizon Wireless


Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 107.7 million total wireless connections, including 90.7 million retail customers.  Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with nearly 83,000 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