Verizon slammed my number and won't return it

Verizon initiated an unauthorized port of my phone number from our VOIP carrier a couple months ago and now they will not re-port the number back. With whom can I speak to resolve the issue?  All I want is my long-time phone number back.

Re: Verizon slammed my number and won't return it
Moderator Emeritus

Hi LP1,

Your issue has been escalated to a Verizon agent. Please check your Private Messenger Inbox for a message from a Verizon Support agent. You can find your Inbox by clicking on your username at the top right corner of this page and then clicking the envelope icon that appears at the top of the menu. Response times may vary. Please continue to check your Inbox for a reply from a Verizon agent. Please direct all correspondence concerning your issue to the agents who will be assisting you privately.