SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: December 19, 2016
(Date of earliest event reported)
VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
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1095 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York
(Address of principal executive
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (212) 395-1000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On December 19, 2016, Donald T. Nicolaisen, a member of the Board of Directors (the Board) of Verizon Communications Inc. (the Company), informed the Company that he is resigning from the Board, effective December 31, 2016. Mr. Nicolaisens decision to resign is not the result of any disagreement with the Company.
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.
William L. Horton, Jr.
Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel
and Corporate Secretary