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PublicNYSE:VIA
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websiteviacom.com
Twitter@viacom
CategoryConsumer Web
Phone(212) 258-6000
Employees
Founded1971
DescriptionTV production

Offices

People

SVP & GM, Digital Media at MTV Networks
President, CEO
SVP, Strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions
VP, AddictingGames
VP, Business Development
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Senior Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer, CFO
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Acquisitions

Total$10.2B
Social Project, 9/2008
Y2M, 8/2006
Xfire, 4/2006 $102M
Sportsline, 12/2004 $64M
Paramount Pictures, 3/1993 $10B
MTV Networks, 1986

Investments

Rainbow 2/2011
Social Project 12/2006

Service Providers

web/application design

Tags

Viacom

Viacom, short for “Video & Audio Communications”, is an American media conglomerate with various worldwide interests in cable and satellite television networks (MTV Networks and BET), and movie production and distribution with Paramount Motion Pictures Group.

The new Viacom conglomerate was finalized in September of 2006 is considered to be the “high-growth” side of the much larger former Viacom. The former Viacom was renamed CBS Corporation, from which this firm was split off on December 31, 2005.

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Uploaded: 8/19/09

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  3. Media giant offers $102 million in cash for online gaming utility company; makes it part of MTV Networks. (gamespot.com) [edit]
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  5. COMPANY REPORTS; Viacom Reports a Net Profit in First Quarter (nytimes.com) [edit]
  6. MTV Networks (en.wikipedia.org) [edit]
  7. Viacom Invests in Rainbow Group (prnewswire.com) [edit]
  8. techcrunch.com [edit]
  9. Viacom selling Harmonix (masshightech.com) [edit]
    Harmonix sold to PE firm, goes private (masshightech.com) [edit]
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