Corporate News

10.16.2014

WHUR 96.3 FM and HUR-Voices SiriusXM 141, part of the Howard University Radio Network, are joining forces with Verizon to host a domestic violence forum featuring life coach Iyanla Vanzant on Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 7:30-9 p.m. at Cramton Auditorium.

10.16.2014

A few Verizon Northeast Area teams decided to add fun team building exercises to their meeting agenda, which not only strengthened employee camaraderie, but also served local communities. By participating in The Charity Bike Build, Verizon team members built 15 bicycles for the Boys and Girls Clubs of MetroWest, MA.

10.14.2014

NFL wide receiver A.J. Green today joined Verizon representatives to present a $70,000 grant to the Ohio Domestic Violence Network. The donation will assist the organization in enhancing services offered to engage men across Ohio to end domestic violence.

10.14.2014

We often say at Verizon that we work hard to foster our culture of inclusion and diversity, not just because it’s the right thing to do but because it’s good business. These words are stated in our company Credo and define who we are as a company.

10.09.2014

Verizon has one of the world’s largest employee green teams. Recently, we celebrated gaining our 15,000th team member by planting an additional 5,000 trees in partnership with American Forests. There is good reason to celebrate, as our Green Team consists of many active members who have helped create or contribute to Verizon’s sustainability programs, including tree-planting events.

10.09.2014

General Electric and Verizon today announced plans to expand the reach and strength of the Industrial Internet. The companies have teamed up to allow GE’s software-enabled machines and devices to connect to Verizon’s machine-to-machine connectivity and cloud platforms to create a secure wireless communications system for the Industrial Internet.

10.08.2014

Aparna Khurjekar, Area Vice President at Verizon Wireless, has built a successful career in a fast-paced field. Read her advice on how to best handle change.

Girls Who Code - Visiolock App

10.06.2014

Last summer in Miami, Maria Mejia plunged into a seven-week summer program in computer science, Girls Who Code, sponsored by Verizon as part of an ongoing commitment to encourage STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education, particularly for underrepresented populations.

La Maestra creating the future.

10.06.2014

La Maestra provides children and their families in San Diego County with medical and dental care in a state-of-the-art mobile clinic. With support from the Verizon Foundation, the clinic is equipped with the latest, most advanced telemedicine and X-ray systems technology.

#CreaFuturo | Hello Navi English 60 | Verizon Wireless

10.06.2014

A team of six Hispanic girls from Resaca Middle School in Los Fresnos, Texas, had a big idea: developing an app that would help visually impaired students navigate their school. With the help of Verizon’s Innovative App Challenge, the girls turned this idea into a reality and not only won the overall challenge, but also went on to present the app, Hello Navi, at the White House Science Fair.