Awards and Recognition


America's #1 Network


RootMetrics ranked Verizon No. 1 in overall, reliability, speed, data and call network performance in the U.S.

Based on RootMetrics® 2015 2nd Half US National RootScore® Report of 4 mobile networks. Results may vary. The RootMetrics award is not an endorsement of Verizon. See


Most Admired Corporations for Supplier Diversity

Minority Business News USA

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.


Fastest Mobile Network

PC magazine

For the second year in a row, Verizon’s 4G LTE network was named the nation’s fastest 4G mobile network.


#1 Internet for Business

PC Magazine

Small businesses rated Fios as the best Internet Service Provider and No. 1 in customer satisfaction, reliability and technical support.


Best Companies for Multicultural Women

Working Mother

For eleven years in a row, Verizon was ranked on the 2016 Best Companies for Multicultural Women list.


WE 100 Corporations of the Year

Women’s Enterprise USA Magazine

Verizon was recognized for promoting supplier diversity to improve business performance and identification of opportunities to include women’s business enterprises in the supply chain.


#1 Military Employer

Military Times

For the second consecutive year, Verizon was named No. 1 in the Best for Vets: Employers 2016 rankings.


“Leader” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Network Services


For the ninth consecutive year, Verizon was placed as a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Network Services.


2016 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year


The U.S. EPA recognized Verizon with the Sustained Excellence Award for its continued leadership in protecting the environment through superior energy-efficiency achievements.