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verizon communications inc (VZC) Details

Verizon Communications Inc. provides communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. Its Wireless segment offers access to various wireless voice and data services comprising Internet access through smart and basic phones, and notebook computers and tablets; messaging services; and consumer and business focused multimedia applications under Verizon Wireless brand. This segment also provides location-based services; global data services; HomeFusion Broadband, a high-speed Internet service for homes; other connection-related services, such as network access and value added services to support telemetry-type applications; and machine-to-machine services that support devices used in healthcare, manufacturing, utilities, distribution, and consumer products markets, as well as sells smart phones and basic phones, tablets, and other Internet access devices. As of May 15, 2014, it served 103.3 million retail customers. The company’s Wireline segment offers video services over its fiber-optic network; data services comprising high-speed Internet and FiOS broadband data products, as well as local exchange capacity, managed, mobility, and security services; voice services, such as local exchange, regional, long distance, wire maintenance, and voice messaging services, as well as VoIP, and landline and wireless services; and local dial tone and broadband services to local, long distance, and other carriers. This segment also provides networking products and solutions, such as private Internet protocol services, and Ethernet access and ring services; and infrastructure and cloud services. In addition, it offers FiOS Quantum TV service in New York and New Jersey. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

178,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/28/14
Founded in 1983

verizon communications inc (VZC) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.5M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $760.6K
Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $880.8K
Executive Vice President and President of Glo...
Total Annual Compensation: $715.4K
Executive Vice President of Public Policy and...
Total Annual Compensation: $666.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

verizon communications inc (VZC) Key Developments

Verizon Deploys 200G Technology on Section of its Ultra-Long-Haul Network

Verizon has completed a first office application of 200G technology by deploying Ciena's WaveLogic coherent optical processors, the latest in optical transceiver technology. The 200G wavelength was provisioned in early December over approximately 200 miles on Verizon's ultra-long-haul production network between Boston and New York, proving that 200G technology works with existing network infrastructure without impacting live customer traffic carried on the same network and without making costly modifications to existing fiber or network equipment.

Verizon Communications Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Verizon Communications Inc. announced that Craig Silliman, senior vice president, public policy, has been named executive vice president public policy and general counsel. Effective Jan. 1, 2015, he will succeed Randal S. Milch, who has been appointed to a new position as strategic policy adviser to Lowell C. McAdam, Verizons chairman and CEO. Milch will oversee strategic policy initiatives. In his new role, Silliman will also report to McAdam and lead the company's public policy, legal, regulatory, government affairs and security groups. Silliman currently leads global public policy, federal and state legislative and regulatory affairs, strategic alliances, national security, and privacy, and he has served in a number of other senior management roles at Verizon. As senior vice president and general counsel for Verizons wireline consumer, business and wholesale groups, Silliman was responsible for all legal and regulatory support for Verizons wireline business unit globally, managing a team of more than 260 legal and regulatory experts located in 20 countries.

Verizon Communications Signs Multiyear Agreement with Marriott International, Inc

Verizon announced that Marriott International Inc. has signed a multiyear agreement to deploy Verizon Hospitality Communications Express, which will help the premier hospitality brand fulfill its mission to provide a convenient and experience to its hotel guests and employees. Under the terms of the agreement, Verizon will become a strategic technology provider to the hospitality giant, which manages and operates hotel properties throughout the world.


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