Diversity

Top Military-Friendly Company

Category 
Date awarded 
Saturday, July 15, 2017
Description 

Verizon is the highest rated technology company when it comes to total commitment to tapping into military talent. 

Awarded by 
Military Friendly®

A LinkedIn Top Company

Category 
Date awarded 
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Description 

Verizon makes the list based on interest in our careers, brand, employees and employee retention.

Awarded by 
LinkedIn

2016 Top 50 Best Companies for Diversity

Category 
Date awarded 
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Description 

Verizon is recognized for seeing the value of the link between diversity and engagement.

Awarded by 
BlackEnterprise.com

Top Executive in Corporate Diversity

Category 
Date awarded 
Friday, May 27, 2016
Description 

Magda Yrizarry, Verizon’s Chief Talent & Diversity Officer, is recognized as a champion of corporate inclusion.

Awarded by 
BlackEnterprise.com

2016 Top 100 Largest Government Contractor

Category 
Date awarded 
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Description 

Verizon ranks #12 in the 100 largest government technology contractors.

Awarded by 
WashingtonTechnology.com

WE 100 Corporations of the Year

Category 
Date awarded 
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Description 

Verizon and executives Lowell C. McAdam and Magda Yrizarry are named to the WE 100 list as top leaders and supplier diversity representatives.

Awarded by 
Women’s Enterprise USA

A Top Veteran-Friendly Company

Category 
Date awarded 
Monday, August 15, 2016
Description 

Verizon is voted one of the nation’s Best of the Best veteran-friendly companies for employees and suppliers.

Awarded by 
U.S. Veterans Magazine

Tops in Employers, Supplier Diversity & Disability-friendly Companies

Category 
Date awarded 
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Description 

Verizon is recognized as a top employer that promotes the advancement of multicultural women in all aspects of business and employment to ensure equal opportunity.

Awarded by 
Professional Woman’s Magazine

A Best Company for Working Mothers

Category 
Date awarded 
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Description 

For the sixteenth year in a row, Verizon earns top accolades as a best employer for working moms.

Awarded by 
Working Mother

A Top 25 Public Company for Diversity & Inclusion

Category 
Date awarded 
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Description 

Verizon is recognized as a top public company that embraces diversity in the workplace, works with diverse suppliers and appeals to diverse customer groups.

Awarded by 
Racing Towards Diversity Magazine