Lowell C McAdam is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Verizon Communications, a global leader in wireless, fiber optics and Internet-based services. His contributions to the growth of wireless network and telecommunications since the 1980’s have been lauded and recognized worldwide. He has built the business on three continents.
Lowell C McAdam was born on May 28, 1954 at Buffalo New York. He took his master's degree in engineering from Cornell University and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from University of San Diego. He was with US Navy Civil Engineer Corps for six years. He became a licensed professional engineer in 1979.