Awards & Recognition

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Top 10 For Talent Development 2014

Awarded by 
The Association for Talent Development

Verizon ranked among the top ten in ATD'S 2014 BEST Awards, which recognizes companies who have invested in employee learning and talent development. The ATD BEST Awards is the talent development industry’s most rigorous and coveted recognition.

October 3, 2014
 Working Mother 2013 Working Mother 100 Best Companies

2014 Working Mother 100 Best Companies

Awarded by 
Working Mother

For the 13th consecutive year, Verizon has been named on Working Mother magazine's list of 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers. The annual list honors companies that have family-friendly benefits and policies that help working mothers balance their work and personal lives.

September 16, 2014
 Diversity MBA Magazine Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executive & Emerging Leaders 2014

Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executive & Emerging Leaders 2014

Awarded by 
DiversityMBA Magazine

Verizon executives were recognized for their leadership in DiversityMBA’s list of top 100 diverse leaders.

July 1, 2014
Verizon Receives Prestigious 2014 CIO 100 Award

Verizon Receives Prestigious 2014 CIO 100 Award

Awarded by 
CIO

Verizon was recognized for its technological leadership with its Mobile Coach application, the latest customer intelligence tool Verizon uses to improve customer service.

June 2, 2014
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Best for Multicultural Women 2014

Awarded by 
Working Mother

For the 9th straight year, Verizon has been ranked by Working Mother as among the best companies for multicultural women.

May 13, 2014
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Most Valuable Employer for Military 2014

Awarded by 
Civilianjobs.com

Verizon earned recognition based on our recruiting, training and retention plans that cater to military service members and veterans.

April 30, 2014
 Top Company for Diversity

Top Company for Diversity

Awarded by 
Diversity, Inc.

As a longtime diversity leader, Verizon Communications was recognized for the 14th consecutive year for its efforts to recruit, retain and promote diverse talent, as well as exemplifying inclusive talent development best practices for minority employees.

April 28, 2014
 Military Times Best for Veterans 2014

Best for Veterans 2014

Awarded by 
Military Times

Verizon ranked No.2 on the EDGE Best for Vets 2014: Employers List for excellence in military recruiting and hiring practices.

April 14, 2014

No. 1 In Our Industry 2014

Awarded by 
Fortune Magazine

Verizon earned a No. 1 ranking in the telecommunications sector for the 2014 list of the World's Most Admired Companies.

March 17, 2014
Significant Improvements in Customer Service

Significant Improvements in Customer Service

Awarded by 
Vocal Laboratories

Verizon has made significant improvements in satisfaction based on customer service calls. Sixty-six percent of Verizon customers surveyed were “Very Satisfied” with their experience during 2013.

February 18, 2014
 Best in Employee Training

Best in Employee Training

Awarded by 
Training Magazine

The Training Top 125 annually rates how well companies evolve employee development to support business goals. Verizon ranked No. 1 in 2012 and 2013, and has made the publication’s list for 12 years, making it the only communications company to be in the Hall of Fame.

February 5, 2014
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Top 50 Companies for Executive Women 2014

Awarded by 
National Association of Female Executives (NAFE)

Verizon ranked in NAFE’s list of companies with an exceptional culture for female executives.
 

February 1, 2014
Top Company for Leaders 2014

Top Company for Leaders 2014

Awarded by 
Chief Executive Magazine

Verizon Communications earned the No. 14 spot on the 40 Best Companies for Leaders 2014 annual list.

January 14, 2014
Top 50 Employer 2014

Top 50 Employer 2014

Awarded by 
Careers & the disABLED Magazine

Verizon Communications was named to the annual list of the Top 50 Employer Readers' Choice.

January 1, 2014
Top Organization for Multicultural Business Opportunity 2014

Top Organization for Multicultural Business Opportunity 2014

Awarded by 
DiversityBusiness.com

Verizon Communications was ranked No. 5 in this annual listing.

January 1, 2014
 Verizon Earns a Perfect Score on 2014 Corporate Equality Index

Verizon Earns a Perfect Score on 2014 Corporate Equality Index

Awarded by 
Human Rights Foundation

Verizon scored a perfect 100 on the Corporate Equality Index for the second year in a row. The 2014 CEI evaluated employment policies and practices and how they support equality for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.
 

December 11, 2013
GI Jobs

Top 100 Military Friendly Employer for 2014

Awarded by 
G.I. Jobs.com

Verizon Communications’ ranked 3 out of 100 for our commitment to helping veterans and active members of the military.

November 11, 2013
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Top 50 Military Spouse Friendly Employer for 2014

Awarded by 
Military Spouse magazine

Verizon ranked among the Top 20 military spouse-friendly companies for recruitment, hiring practices, retention policies and programs.

November 8, 2013
Top 100 Technology Innovators

Top 100 Technology Innovators

Awarded by 
InformationWeek 500

For the 17th year, Verizon has been named to the InformationWeek 500, a list that honors the top technology innovators in the U.S. Recognized in the list’s top 100 for innovative information-technology work, Verizon earned its spot for the company’s Tech Tablet project.2012.

September 30, 2013
 Working Mother 2013 Working Mother 100 Best Companies

2013 Working Mother 100 Best Companies

Awarded by 
Working Mother

For the 12th consecutive year, Verizon has been named to Working Mother magazine's list of the 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers. The annual list honors companies that have family-friendly benefits and policies that help working mothers balance their work and personal lives.
 

September 23, 2013
Computer World Best Place to Work in Information Technology 2013

Best Place to Work in Information Technology 2013

Awarded by 
IDG’s Computerworld

For the 11th consecutive year, Verizon Wireless was recognized as one of the top workplaces for information technology professionals.

June 17, 2013
 2013 Best Places to Work for Recent Graduates

2013 Best Places to Work for Recent Graduates

Awarded by 
ConnectEdu

Verizon was recognized as one of the top workplaces for recent graduates, based on a ranking of company culture, training programs, benefits and other factors.
 

May 14, 2013
Best for Multicultural Women 2013

Best for Multicultural Women 2013

Awarded by 
Working Mother

For the 9th straight year, Verizon has been ranked by Working Mother as among the best companies for multicultural women.

May 13, 2013