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18 Nov, 2014, 08:00 ET Half of U.S. Shoppers to Purchase Two or More Connected Devices on Black Friday, Cyber Monday

Many of us will take to on and offline stores amidst this year's Black Friday and Cyber Monday rush. The goal: Score top items on our holiday...


15 May, 2014, 16:00 ET Verizon: FCC Decision on Spectrum Screen Will Benefit Marketplace and Consumers

 The Federal Communications Commission today approved rules governing its spectrum screen and the upcoming incentive auction. As part of this...


19 Nov, 2013, 06:00 ET Verizon CFO to Speak at Morgan Stanley Conference on Nov. 20

 Francis J. Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the...


07 May, 2013, 08:00 ET Verizon Wireless CEO to Speak At Jefferies Conference on May 8

Dan Mead, president and CEO of Verizon Wireless, will speak at the Jefferies 2013 Global Technology, Media and Telecom conference here on...


10 Jan, 2013, 11:24 ET Verizon Improving Network Resiliency, Communications in Addressing 911 Service Issues After June 2012 Derecho

The Federal Communications Commission's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau today (Jan. 10) issued a staff report on issues associated...


19 Sep, 2012, 08:00 ET Verizon Chairman and CEO to Speak at Goldman Sachs Conference on Sept. 20

Lowell McAdam, chairman and chief executive officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia...


20 Jun, 2012, 09:00 ET Verizon Chairman and CEO to Speak at Guggenheim Securities Symposium on June 21

  Lowell McAdam, chairman and chief executive officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the...


13 Jun, 2012, 16:52 ET Verizon Hosts Internet Safety Webinar on June 14 for Parents; Kelly Mendoza of Common Sense Media to Lead Conversation on Keeping Kids, Families Safe Online

In observance of National Internet Safety Month, in June, Verizon will host a Webinar from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday (June 14)...


15 May, 2012, 10:30 ET Verizon CFO to Speak at J.P. Morgan Conference, May 16

Francis J. Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the J.P....


07 May, 2012, 15:00 ET Verizon Enterprise Solutions President to Speak At Jefferies Conference on May 8

 John Stratton, president - Verizon Enterprise Solutions, will speak at the Jefferies 2012 Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference...


03 May, 2012, 12:19 ET Verizon Communications Reports on Preliminary Shareholder Vote Results at Annual Meeting

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) has announced preliminary results of the shareholder vote at its annual meeting here today. ...


05 Mar, 2012, 13:00 ET Verizon Executive to Speak at Raymond James Conference on March 6

John Doherty, senior vice president - Investor Relations for Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ), will speak at the Raymond James 33rd...


07 Feb, 2012, 12:48 ET Verizon Named to NAFE List of Top 50 Companies for Executive Women, for 8th Consecutive Year

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24 Jan, 2012, 07:30 ET Verizon Reports Record Revenue Growth in 4Q, Fueled by Strong Demand for Wireless, FiOS and Strategic Services

4Q 2011 HIGHLIGHTS Consolidated - 7.7 percent year-over-year quarterly revenue growth in 4Q, a company record. - A loss of 71...


03 Jan, 2012, 15:00 ET Verizon CFO Fran Shammo to Speak at Citi Conference on Jan. 4

 Fran Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the...


14 Dec, 2011, 16:00 ET Verizon Aligns Enterprise Operations From Across Company Into New Global Organization

In a move that will even more strongly enable it to provide business and government customers with fully integrated enterprise-class...


06 Dec, 2011, 08:00 ET Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam to Speak at UBS Conference on Dec. 7

 Lowell McAdam, chairman-elect and chief executive officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq:VZ), will speak at the UBS...


28 Nov, 2011, 17:00 ET Terremark President to Speak at Baird Conference, Nov. 29

Kerry Bailey -- president of Terremark, a Verizon company (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) -- will speak at Baird's 2011 Technology Conference in San...


16 Nov, 2011, 06:30 ET Verizon CFO to Speak at Morgan Stanley Conference, Nov. 17

Francis J. Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the...


20 Aug, 2011, 13:00 ET Verizon's Striking Union-Represented Employees to Return to Work

Verizon Communications today announced that its 45,000 wireline employees in nine Northeastern states and the District of Columbia who are...


12 Aug, 2011, 00:24 ET Verizon Managers Step Up to Serve Customers Even as Criminal Acts of Sabotage Increase During Union Strike

Verizon managers continue to step up to provide solid service on day five of a strike by the Communications Workers of America and the...


11 Aug, 2011, 14:51 ET Verizon's Landline Operations Performing Solidly

Verizon continues to provide solid service on day five of a strike by the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of...


09 Aug, 2011, 11:00 ET Verizon CFO to Speak at Oppenheimer Conference, Aug. 10

Fran Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ), will speak at Oppenheimer...


01 Aug, 2011, 09:00 ET Richard J. Lynch, Verizon Executive VP for Strategic Technology Initiatives, Announces Retirement

Richard J. Lynch, executive vice president for enterprisewide strategic technology initiatives at Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ),...


22 Jul, 2011, 07:20 ET Verizon Names Lowell McAdam as CEO; Ivan Seidenberg to Remain Chairman

The Verizon Board of Directors has named Verizon President and COO Lowell C. McAdam as president and chief executive officer of Verizon...