Hum by Verizon gets Stevie Award for Excellence in Consumer Electronics

Hum by Verizon (NASDAQ, NYSE: VZ) has earned a Stevie Award in the consumer electronics product and services category at the 2017 American Business Awards, the company said.

More than 190 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year´s Stevie Award winners.

Hum by Verizon is an easy to use, self-installed technology that pulls key diagnostic, location and maintenance information from customers´ vehicles and presents that information in a simple app dashboard format. At the simple press of a button, Hum also connects drivers with roadside assistance, live consultations with ASE-certified mechanics and emergency personnel on-demand.

Hum is compatible with more than 150 million passenger vehicles, 1996 and newer on the road today.

The American Business Awards are the nation´s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the USA. are eligible to submit nominations — public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. The Stevie Awards were created in 2002 to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working professionals worldwide.

Verizon Communications, headquartered in New York City, has a diverse workforce of 160,900 and generated nearly USD 126bn in 2016 revenues. Verizon´s wireless network includes 114.2 million retail connections nationwide.