Verizon Communications is one of the leading communication service providers in the United States. The company offers broadband, wireless and wireline communication services to businesses, governments and wholesale customers. It serves more than 91 million customers throughout the U.S. Founded in 2000, the company provides information and entertainment, as well as business continuity and mobility solutions. With a staff of over 222,800 individuals, Verizon Communications offers several local, regional, long-distance and international calling plans. The company provides a variety of wireless products, such as mobiles and smart phones. It operates Verizon Wireless, which is one of the largest wireless carriers in the U.S. Additionally, Verizon Communications provides online support services.