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Supplier Diversity


EDGE, our new supplier diversity mentorship program, is part of why we were named a top company for women-owned businesses.


We support diversity and inclusion in the communities we serve, and in 2017 supplier diversity made an impact in a big way. Meet two V Teamers who helped make it happen.

Justin Nelson NGLCC

Verizon’s Supplier Diversity team attended the NGLCC conference in Las Vegas Nevada.

WBENC Conference

Check out some of the highlights from Verizon’s attendance at the WBENC National Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Dan Nilsen

Dan Nilsen, Founder of Bishop-McCann, an LGBT Certified advertising and events agency, discusses the importance of supplier diversity.


Verizon is proud to partner with PCIA—the Wireless Infrastructure Association—to host an inaugural Supplier Diversity Summit at 2016 Wireless Infrastructure Show in Dallas, Texas.

Partnering With Diverse Suppliers | Verizon

Verizon is always seeking and expanding partnerships with diverse suppliers (businesses owned by minorities, women and veterans) and small businesses.

Lowell McAdam | Verizon Board of Directors

Recognized as one of the most diverse corporate boards in America, Verizon’s Board of Directors exemplifies how diversity drives innovation from the top.


At Verizon, diversity is as much about good business practice as it is the right thing to do.


The right connections can launch a business in a whole new direction.  That’s what many women-, veteran-, disabled- and minority-owned small businesse