But it's more
Work with a partner that's committed to improving the planet and communities in which you operate.
carbon neutral operations by 2035
10 M youths
provided with digital skills by 2030
volunteer hours by Verizon staff in 2020
Partner with a company that has innovation in its DNA.
First mobile call
The idea of a wireless network was unreasonable at the time, but sometimes being the first involves being unreasonable.
First to CDMA
While other carriers considered the technology too expensive, Verizon used CDMA, which gave birth to the reliability and the backbone of the company.
First to 3G
Verizon was the first to launch 3G, with speeds that spurred a smartphone revolution.
4G LTE leadership
Verizon began building and testing 4G LTE in 2008 and commercially launched America’s first 4G LTE network in December 2010.
First to 5G mobile
In April 2019, Verizon was the first company to launch 5G mobile and its 5G technology partners achieved a series of technological firsts.