Diversity

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

2016 BEST Award Winner

Category 
Date awarded 
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Description 

Verizon is named one of the top 36 companies setting a high standard for the talent development profession.

Awarded by 
Association for Talent Development (ATD)

Top corporations for women's business enterprises

Category 
Date awarded 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Description 

Verizon is recognized by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council as one of America's Top Corporations for women's business enterprises.

Awarded by 
Women's Business Enterprise National Council

Million Dollar Club recognition

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Date awarded 
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Description 

For six consecutive years, the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Million Dollar Club recognized Verizon for spending over $1 billion with Hispanic business enterprises and for integrating these businesses into the sourcing and procurement process.

Awarded by 
U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Million Dollar Club

Most Admired Corporations for Supplier Diversity

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Date awarded 
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Description 

Verizon was recognized in the 2016 Corporate 101: America's Most Admired Corporations for Supplier Diversity for a demonstrated commitment to growing and developing minority-owned enterprises.

Awarded by 
Minority Business News USA

Top Organization for Multicultural Business

Category 
Date awarded 
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Description 

Verizon was ranked No. 7 on the “Div50” list which places Verizon on the list of America's Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities for 2015.

Awarded by 
DiversityBusiness.com

Top 50 Employer

Category 
Date awarded 
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Description 

For the second year in a row, Verizon was ranked among the Top 50 Employers in the country, the only national career recruitment publication for people with disabilities in the U.S.

Awarded by 
Careers & the disABLED Magazine

Top 50 Employer

Category 
Date awarded 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Description 

For the third year in a row, Verizon was named among the Top 50 Employers.

Awarded by 
Equal Opportunity Magazine

Top Corporation for Women's Business Enterprises

Category 
Date awarded 
Monday, February 29, 2016
Description 

Verizon received the distinct honor of being one of America's Top Corporations for Women's Business Enterprises.

Awarded by 
Women's Business Enterprise National Council