People Who Inspire Us


Verizon proudly supports PowerOn’s mission to provide access to technology to homeless and at-risk LGBT youth.

Ronan poses with his daughter, Charlotte

Lessons from dad that can follow you the rest of your life.

Brit Morin, founder of lifestyle company Brit + Co

At 25 years young, Brit Morin had already worked at Apple and Google before becoming the founder and CEO of a startup that creates content for women, by women.

Two women looking at phone at kitchen table

For the traveling foodie looking for authentic, native cuisine, the EatWith app offers the chance to dine in the homes of locals.

Arlene Valle

Arleny Valle was the first person in her family to graduate college and she’s now thriving in Verizon’s Leadership Development Program.

Skagway park

Meet Dan Elias, a Verizon employee who made it his personal odyssey to visit all 411 U.S. national parks, monuments, memorials and sites.

People by train tracks

This network of environmental researchers and social scientists is working to benefit the world now and well into the future.

Watch video Science, sound and the future at Denali National Park and Preserve

A network of environmental researchers and social scientists study the role of sound in the 6M acre Denali National Park.

Rocio Llanos

Rocio Llanos is living the American Dream and influencing the gender gap in sales.

Child with mom

How a tragic loss of life brings about change that may help save the lives of others.