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Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

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Verizon Communications Inc.

1095 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
United States
212 395 1000

Sector(s)Communication Services
IndustryTelecom Services
Full-time employees117,100

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Hans E. VestbergChairman & CEO5.84MN/A1965
Mr. Matthew D. EllisExec. VP & CFO2.59MN/A1971
Mr. Kyle MaladyExec. VP, Pres of Global Networks & Technology2.42MN/A1968
Mr. Brady ConnorSr. VP of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Vandana VenkateshExec. VP & Chief Legal OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. James J. GeraceSr. VP & Chief Communications OfficerN/AN/A1964
Mr. Diego ScottiExec. VP & Chief Marketing OfficerN/AN/A1973
Ms. Samantha HammockExec. VP & Chief HR OfficerN/AN/A1979
Ms. Magda N. YrizarrySr. VP and Chief Talent & Diversity OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. John WimsattSr. VP of Product Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Verizon Communications Inc., through its subsidiaries, offers communications, technology, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental entities worldwide. Its Consumer segment provides postpaid and prepaid service plans; internet access on notebook computers and tablets; wireless equipment, including smartphones and other handsets; and wireless-enabled internet devices, such as tablets, and other wireless-enabled connected devices comprising smart watches. It also provides residential fixed connectivity solutions, such as internet, video, and voice services; and sells network access to mobile virtual network operators. As of December 31, 2021, it had approximately 115 million wireless retail connections, 7 million wireline broadband connections, and 4 million Fios video connections. The company's Business segment provides network connectivity products, including private networking, private cloud connectivity, virtual and software defined networking, and internet access services; and internet protocol-based voice and video services, unified communications and collaboration tools, and customer contact center solutions. This segment also offers a suite of management and data security services; domestic and global voice and data solutions, such as voice calling, messaging services, conferencing, contact center solutions, and private line and data access networks; customer premises equipment; installation, maintenance, and site services; and Internet of Things products and services. As of December 31, 2021, it had approximately 27 million wireless retail postpaid connections and 477 thousand wireline broadband connections. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate governance

Verizon Communications Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 28 January 2023 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 4; Board: 6; Shareholder rights: 2; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.