UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report: September 28, 2017

(Date of earliest event reported)

Verizon Communications Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Delaware   1-8606   23-2259884
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)   (Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

1095 Avenue of the Americas

New York, New York

    10036
(Address of principal executive offices)     (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:    (212) 395-1000

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the

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(§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

☐ Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period or complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☐

 

 

 


Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

Verizon Communications Inc. announced that Marni M. Walden, Verizon’s Executive Vice President and President – Global Media, would step down from her current position effective at the close of business on December 31, 2017. Following that date, she will report to Lowell McAdam, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Verizon, as a strategic advisor and will leave the company in February 2018.

SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

 

     

Verizon Communications Inc.

      (Registrant)
Date:  

October 4, 2017

   

/s/ William L. Horton, Jr.

        William L. Horton, Jr.
       

Senior Vice President, Deputy General

Counsel and Corporate Secretary