VIAC - ViacomCBS Inc.

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ViacomCBS Inc.

1515 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
United States
212-258-6000
http://www.viacbs.com

Sector(s)Communication Services
IndustryEntertainment
Full-time employees23,990

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Robert Marc BakishPres, CEO & Director6.2MN/A1964
Ms. Christina SpadeExec. VP & CFO3.78MN/A1970
Ms. Christa A. D'AlimonteExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.1.51MN/A1969
Ms. Nancy Ramsey PhillipsExec. VP & Chief People Officer832.62kN/A1968
Mr. Richard M. JonesExec. VP, Gen. Tax Counsel & Chief Veteran Officer1.37MN/A1966
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

ViacomCBS Inc. operates as a media and entertainment company worldwide. The company operates in four segments: TV Entertainment, Cable Networks, Filmed Entertainment, and Publishing. The TV Entertainment segment distributes a schedule of news and public affairs broadcasts, and sports and entertainment programming; produces, acquires, and/or distributes programming, including series, specials, news, and public affairs; operates online content networks for information and entertainment; and streaming subscription services. This segment also operates CBS Sports Network, a 24/7 cable program service that provides college sports and related content, as well as broadcast television stations. The Cable Networks segment creates and acquires programming for distribution and viewing on various media platforms, including subscription cable networks, subscription streaming, basic cable networks, international broadcast networks, and free streaming TV platform, as well as for licensing to third parties. The Filmed Entertainment segment develops, produces, finances, acquires, and distributes films, television programming, and other entertainment content. The Publishing segment publishes and distributes adult and children's consumer books in printed, digital, and audio formats; develops special imprints and publishes titles based on the products of the company, as well as of third parties; and distributes products for other publishers. This segment also delivers content; and promotes its products on its Websites, social media, and general Internet sites, as well as those related to individual titles. The company was formerly known as CBS Corporation and changed its name to ViacomCBS Inc. in December 2019. ViacomCBS Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate governance

ViacomCBS Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 7 December 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 10; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.