DALLAS, July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Jennifer Biry, senior vice president of finance, AT&T* Services, Inc. has been recognized as one of the most influential women in business in North Texas by the Dallas Business Journal.
The Women in Business Awards program honors established business leaders with a strong record of innovation in their fields, outstanding performance in their respective businesses and a clear track record of meaningful community involvement.
Since beginning her career with the AT&T family of companies in 1999 as an accounting manager, Biry has held a wide variety of leadership roles. She currently serves as the chief financial officer for AT&T Technology and Operations. In this position, she is responsible for all the financial operations of AT&T's corporate strategy function, technology development, network deployment and operations.
"Jennifer is a role model for all executives in business," said John Stephens, senior executive vice president and chief financial officer, AT&T. "She's an incredible leader, a supporter of the North Texas community and a mentor for women building their careers at AT&T. Jennifer has also been a leader for AT&T Women of Finance — which represents 3,000 of our employees worldwide — since its inception. I've had the pleasure of working with her for more than 15 years and look forward to working with her for years to come."
Biry earned a degree in business administration from Texas Lutheran University, where she serves on the Executive Advisory Council and was the recipient of the 2016 TLU Distinguished Alumni Award. She is on the board of the Dallas Women's Foundation and a member of the AT&T University Advisory Board. She also mentors high school students through AT&T's Aspire initiative and was recently named as a winner of Profiles in Diversity Journal's 15th Annual Women Worth Watching Awards®.
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high-speed Internet and voice services. We're the world's largest provider of pay TV. We have TV customers in the U.S. and 11 Latin American countries. We offer the best global coverage of any U.S. wireless provider*. And we help businesses worldwide serve their customers better with our mobility and highly secure cloud solutions.
*Global coverage claim based on offering discounted voice and data roaming; LTE roaming; voice roaming; and world-capable smartphone and tablets in more countries than any other U.S. based carrier. International service required. Coverage not available in all areas. Coverage may vary per country and be limited/restricted in some countries.