Lowell C. McAdam is chairman and chief executive officer of Verizon Communications, a leading provider of wireless, fiber-optic and global Internet networks and services. He was named CEO on Aug. 1, 2011, and chairman on Jan. 1, 2012.
Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
Roy Chestnutt is executive vice president and chief strategy officer for Verizon. He is responsible for development and implementation of Verizon’s overall corporate strategy, including business development, joint ventures, strategic investments, acquisitions and divestitures.
Jim Gerace is chief communications officer for Verizon, responsible for all external communications and media relations strategy and execution across the corporation, both domestic and international. He also handles corporate-wide issues management and executive and employee communications.
President and Chief Executive Officer – Verizon Wireless
Dan Mead is president and chief executive officer of Verizon Wireless, the largest wireless company in the United States, with responsibility for the company’s operations, financial performance and advocating public policy issues on behalf of Verizon Wireless and its customers. A premier technology company, Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network.
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Tony Melone is executive vice president and chief technology officer for Verizon Communications, with responsibility for Verizon's technology roadmap, including overall platforms integrity and architecture, network strategy and product development. He is also responsible for the company’s overall network engineering and operations.
Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer
Marc Reed is Verizon’s executive vice president and chief administrative officer. Under his leadership are end-to-end accountability for human resources, real estate, supply chain services, procurement and fleet, to most effectively and efficiently leverage Verizon’s collective assets and resources.
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Fran Shammo is executive vice president and chief financial officer for Verizon Communications, responsible for the company’s finance and strategic planning operations, and financial transaction services.
Executive Vice President and President - Global Enterprise and Consumer Wireline
John Stratton is executive vice president and president – Global Enterprise and Consumer Wireline, a new organization that combines all of Verizon’s wireline assets; including its Consumer, Mass Business, Enterprise Solutions and Global Wholesale Operating Units, as well as the operation of its underlying wireline network, cloud computing, and cyber-security platforms.
Executive Vice President and President - Product and New Business Innovation
Marni Walden is executive vice president and president - product and new business innovation. She is in charge of a new companywide organization that will leverage all of Verizon’s assets to quickly develop innovative products across the company’s wireless, wireline, IP and cloud networks and platforms.