AT&T Recognized for Inclusion of Women in Engineering Positions

Woman Engineer magazine names AT&T to its Top 50 Employers List for 2011

Dallas, Texas, April 26, 2011
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AT&T* has been named by Woman Engineer magazine to its annual list of the top 50 employers for women in engineering jobs.  Companies listed on the prestigious list are selected by the magazine’s readers.

Women in engineering and technical positions at AT&T are revolutionizing the way consumers stay connected, share and organize their lives; and they help companies conduct business better, faster and more reliably. Women at AT&T lead technical teams for the deployment of new technologies and services, manage the technical and business unit relationships required to be successful, and innovate and lead research teams that are creating the company’s future products and services.

“This selection recognizes the longstanding AT&T reputation as a company where women can achieve their highest potential and take on increasing levels of responsibility in critical roles,” said Cindy Brinkley, AT&T’s senior vice president for talent development and chief diversity officer.  “We are honored and encouraged by Woman Engineer’s recognition and by the readers who appreciate our efforts. 

The 50-state AT&T workforce is 40 percent female across management and non-management ranks.

To explore technology career opportunities at AT&T visit http://www.att.jobs/.

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

About NAFE
The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE), founded in 1972, serves 20,000 members nationwide with networking, tools and solutions to strengthen and grow their careers and businesses. NAFE magazine publishes the annual Top Companies issue and the annual Women of Excellence issue. NAFE.com provides up-to-date information, community for women in business and access to member benefits. NAFE is a division of Working Mother Media and Bonnier Corporation.

About AT&T
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company. Its subsidiaries and affiliates – AT&T operating companies – are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation's fastest mobile broadband network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet and voice services. A leader in mobile broadband, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries. It also offers advanced TV services under the AT&T U-verse® and AT&T | DIRECTV brands. The company's suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most advanced in the world. In domestic markets, AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive are known for their leadership in local search and advertising.

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