T-Mobile CEO mocks new Verizon logo

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HONG KONG – Well, that didn’t take long. T-Mobile CEO John Legere is already publicly mocking Verizon’s new logo, which the company unveiled on Tuesday.Verizon Logo

Verizon’s new check-mark logo still uses black and red coloring but is no longer italicized. And, the red check has moved to the right of the name instead of on top.

Within hours, Legere took to Twitter to make fun of Verizon, tweeting a picture of a fake checklist – in the same style as the company’s new look.

“Verizon: screws over customers, data overage penalties, keeps all your unused data, no early upgrade options, hefty fees for international roaming, did I mention… screws over customers,” the tweet read.

Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam isn’t on Twitter, and none of the company’s official Twitter accounts have posted a response to Legere’s tweet yet.

Legere has bashed competitors publicly on Twitter before, even engaging in online brawls with Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure on topics, including the company’s Super Bowl ad.

Verizon, meanwhile, appears to be rather happy with its new logo.

“In a world that is constantly changing and introducing new technology … we deliver the promise of the digital world,” said the company in a statement, announcing the new look. “And, we need a logo that expresses our purpose in a way that is truly ours.”

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