Latest Diane McCarthy Stories

2010-03-02 10:40:00

SAN DIEGO, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Diane McCarthy, senior vice president of Verizon network field operations, has been named to the Common Ground Alliance board of directors. McCarthy, whose appointment is effective immediately, will represent the telecommunications stakeholder group on the alliance board. McCarthy's nomination has been endorsed by the North American Telecommunications Damage Prevention Council, the designated telecommunications stakeholder group for the alliance. Each...

2009-05-21 08:00:00

New Service for Enterprise and Government Customers Uses Specially Equipped Vehicles to Deliver Satellite Links to Verizon's Global IP Network From Anywhere in North America BASKING RIDGE, N.J., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Ready at a moment's notice, Verizon Business' new Emergency Response Mobile Communications Service (ERMCS) quickly restores critical communications services for any business in any industry, from anywhere in North America. Using specially equipped vehicles, Verizon Business...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.