Diversity & Inclusion

Utility Company of the Year for Supplier Diversity

Date awarded 
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Description 

The Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce named Verizon 'Utility Company of the Year' for outstanding contribution to supporting the economic growth of African American owned businesses.

Awarded by 
GLAAACC

WE 100 Corporations of the Year

Date awarded 
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Description 

Verizon is recognized as part of the WE 100 corporations that support women owned businesses through a robust supplier diversity program.

Awarded by 
Women's Enterprise USA

Verizon Awarded Top Veteran-Friendly Company

Date awarded 
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Description 

Verizon's supplier diversity program is voted one of the nation's Best of the Best in supporting veteran owned companies.

Awarded by 
U.S. Veteran's Magazine

Verizon a Most-admired Corporation for Supplier Diversity

Date awarded 
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Description 

Verizon was recognized in the 2017 Corporate 101: America's Most Admired Corporations for Supplier Diversity because of a collective commitment to develop minority owned business enterprises.

Awarded by 
Minority Business News USA

Million Dollar Club recognition

Date awarded 
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Description 

For seven 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 company sourcing and procurement processes.

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

Verizon scores 100% on Disability Equality Index

Date awarded 
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Description 

Verizon received a 100% rating on the Disability Equality Index (DEI) demonstrating the value of our diverse and inclusive experiences for employees, customers and suppliers.

Awarded by 
USBLN

Top Military-Friendly Company

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

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

Top corporations for women's business enterprises

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

Top 50 Employer

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