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2014-04-11 12:24:45

FREDERICK, Md., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telepath Networks, Inc. (www.telepathnetworks.com), a leader in telecom network provisioning equipment, is pleased to announce that Thomas J. Tauke has joined its board of directors. Tauke retired as executive vice president at Verizon Communications, Inc. in July 2013. In this role, Tauke oversaw media relations, employee communications, reputation management, philanthropy, corporate responsibility and external relations for Verizon....

2010-09-13 15:16:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced that John F. Killian, executive vice president and chief financial officer, plans to retire at around the end of the year, after 31 years with the company. A successor will be named shortly, and Killian will work closely with Verizon Chairman and CEO Ivan Seidenberg to ensure a seamless transition. As CFO since March 2009, Killian, 55, has focused on developing an exceptionally strong...

2010-06-15 08:35:00

TREVOSE, Pa., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has named Randall Miller executive director of network for the Philadelphia Tri-State Region, a territory which includes central, northeastern and southeastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and Delaware. In this position, Miller will be responsible for all aspects of network operations, engineering and system performance to meet the growing demand for the company's wireless voice and data services in the region which allows more...

2010-04-05 11:00:00

NEW YORK, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon announced on Monday (April 5) that Jim Gerace, who currently heads corporate communications for Verizon Wireless, has been named president of Verizon's New York region. He succeeds Andres Irlando, who was named to lead customer service operations for the Verizon Wireless West area. As president of the New York region, Gerace will be responsible for Verizon's corporate interests -- including public policy, government and external affairs,...

2009-09-03 14:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) President and Chief Operating Officer Dennis F. Strigl today informed the Board of Directors that he intends to retire from the company by the end of 2009, after 41 years in the communications industry. Strigl is responsible for the operations of Verizon's network-based businesses - Verizon Wireless, Verizon Telecom and Verizon Business -- as well as Verizon Services Operations, which provides financial, real estate...

2009-02-05 15:14:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Doreen A. Toben, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), today informed the Verizon Board of Directors of her plans to retire around mid-year 2009. A successor to Toben will be named shortly. As CFO since 2002, Toben has been involved in virtually all of Verizon's strategic initiatives and significant decisions. She has been a major force in positioning the company for future growth and ongoing financial...

2006-06-05 15:54:30

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc. will pay a total of $48.9 million to settle old lawsuits claiming its predecessor telephone companies NYNEX and Bell Atlantic discriminated against pregnant women, a government agency said on Monday. According to court papers submitted in U.S. District Court in Manhattan by Verizon and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, more than $25.3 million has been paid so far and another $23.6 million will be paid in pension...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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