As a consumer, you have a choice in phone, cable and Internet service providers, and we at Verizon Maryland recognize that. In fact, the communications industry is known as one of the most innovative and dynamic in the world, and the resulting competition is alive and well in Maryland.

Even in the face of fierce competition, and in a down economy, we continue to provide good-paying union jobs. With more than 7,800 dedicated union and management employees, Verizon values the opportunity to compete for your business and to continue a proud history of promoting innovative service and maintaining a great place to work.  [ Read More ]



2015 Powerful Answers Awards Winners

This past April, over 1,400 entrepreneurs set out on a journey with hopes of taking a big step towards making their world-changing ideas a reality by entering the 2015 Powerful Answers Awards contest. Twelve winning entrepreneurs have been announced and have received invitations to attend the awards presentation on December 9. [ Learn More ]


Innovative App Challenge - Congrats Team AutBuddy!

A team of six Montgomery County middle schoolers from the Adventure in Science program won Best in Nation for the Verizon Innovative App Challenge. MyMCMedia's Maureen Chowdhury reports. [ Learn More ]



In the Community

Verizon continues to focus on the quality of life for Maryland residents by investing in a wide range of programs that strengthen education, raise awareness of domestic violence, and improve health care through the use of technology. [ Learn more ]

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Innovative App Challenge Winners 2016

Rocky Hill Middle School Students Win National App Challenge


Six Montgomery County middle school students have been named Best in Nation winners in the fourth annual Verizon Innovative App Challenge for their mobile app concept, AutBuddy, an app to help children with autism manage tasks, and to help their parents and teachers communicate. In June, the team will present their app in person at the National Technology Student Association Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. [ Learn More ]



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More Than 150,000 Voters Choose Fan Favorite App Concept in Verizon Innovative App Challenge
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Voting now open: Students from Derwood and Kensington compete for chance to turn ideas into mobile apps
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HopeLine from Verizon encourages consumers to go purple in support of October's Domestic Violence Awareness Month
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Verizon Invests in STEM Education for Black Males
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Verizon Wireless HopeLine Grant Helps Bring Clarity to Consent at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County
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Verizon Proves Its Commitment to Maryland by Investing More Than $382 Million in the Company's Wireline Telecom Infrastructure in 2014
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