Minding Verizon's Bottom Line

CFO Doreen Toben works long hours to accomplish her ambitious goals: Draw DSL customers, expand business contracts, and above all, pay down debt

Doreen Toben wakes up most weekdays at 3:15 a.m. By 3:30, she's multitasking -- working out on the Stairmaster while reading the latest news and analyst reports. She catches the 5:30 a.m. train from Princeton, N.J., and, an hour later, is at her desk in Verizon's New York City headquarters. If she's out the door by 7 p.m., she considers herself lucky indeed.

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