I have no inside information other than my visit to Redstone’s Beverly Hills mansion some years ago, when I was summoned to hear that “late blooming billionaire”( the title of my 1993 Forbes cover story) go on about his final big dream; that his extraordinary career as an entertainment empire builder enjoy one last dramatic [...]
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The personal life of the Viacom and CBS executive chairman is probed in litigation between his "jealous" live-in companion and an MTV star who claims her close relationship with Redstone was sabotaged. read more
Table Cell ANALYSIS:The "Roland Martin Radio Show", in its first week of syndication in Atlanta on Sumner Redstone/ National Amusements owned "WAOK AM - The Voice Of The Black Community", is a god send for those of us who are studying...Show More Summary
Here’s a question to ask yourself if you aren’t sure whether media mogul pay reflects merit or cronyism: Did Viacom and CBS executive chairman Sumner Redstone deserve $93M, an 80% year-over-year increase, in the combined compensation...Show More Summary
CBS (CBS) Q1 2014 Earnings Call May 08, 2014 4:30 pm ET Executives Adam Townsend - Executive Vice President of Investor Relations Sumner M. Redstone - Founder and Executive Chairman Leslie Moonves - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Joseph R. Show More Summary
Viacom, Inc. (VIA) F2Q 2014 Earnings Conference Call May 1, 2014 8:30 am ET Executives Jim Bombassei - SVP, IR Sumner Redstone - Chairman Philippe Dauman - President & CEO Tom Dooley - COO Wade Davis - CFO Analysts Doug Mitchelson -Show More Summary
Viacom (VIAB) Q2 2014 Earnings Call May 01, 2014 8:30 am ET Executives James Bombassei - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations Sumner M. Redstone - Founder and Executive Chairman Philippe P. Dauman - Chief Executive Officer, President and Not-Independent Director Wade C. Show More Summary
Leslie Moonves, chief executive officer of CBS Corp., received $66.9 million in compensation last year, bringing his three-year total to almost $200 million. His boss Sumner Redstone, who also draws... To view the full story, click the title link.
TRUMAN SHOW: THE SERIES?? Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! Paramount Television, which had been hibernating since Sumner Redstone elected to split Viacom from CBS, is developing a “re-imagination” of the 1988 Andrew Niccol/Peter Weir hit “The Truman Show.” Feleased years before “Big Brother,” “Survivor” and “American Idol” came to U.S. Show More Summary
Viacom investors have reelected all of the company's board members, including billionaire executive chairman Sumner Redstone, who is scheduled to turn 91 this spring.
CBS and Viacom’s majority shareholder, Sumner Redstone, coined the phrase “content is king.” And the 90-year-old mogul has put his money where his mouth is by outrageously overpaying his content-producing kings Les Moonves, CEO of CBS, and Philippe Dauman, CEO of Viacom. Moonves and Dauman’s compensation in 2012 (2013 figures haven’t been released as of the... Read More
After a series of unsuccessful offerings, first for $4.5M, then for $6.5M, and finally for $5.5M, the blocky, straight-lined Rancho, Mirage home of Madeline Redstone, sister-in-law to media mogul Sumner Redstone, is...
CBS (CBS) Q4 2013 Earnings Call February 12, 2014 4:30 pm ET Executives Adam Townsend - Executive Vice President of Investor Relations Sumner M. Redstone - Founder and Executive Chairman Leslie Moonves - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Joseph R. Show More Summary
RadarOnline is reporting that 90-year-old Viacom founder Sumner Redstone paid Bo Dietl, the private investigator and Fox News contributor, to smear Rupert Murdoch after his beloved New York Post went after Redstone in 2008. Because if you want to smear your rival, your best bet is hiring his own employee. Read more...
It’s a twisted tale of intrigue and bitter rivalry involving two of the biggest media titans of our time and one they really don’t want you to know about: Media… READ ON
Viacom (VIAB) Q1 2014 Earnings Call January 30, 2014 8:30 am ET Executives James Bombassei - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations Sumner M. Redstone - Founder and Executive Chairman Philippe P. Dauman - Chief Executive Officer, President and Not-Independent Director Wade C. Show More Summary
Although he rarely makes it into the office these days, Sumner Redstone continues to collect a handsome executive compensation package.
Sumner Redstone's compensation up 77 percent. Viacom chief Philippe Dauman's compensation was up 11 percent in 2013, according to a security filing. He took home $37.17 million in 2013, compared to $33.45 million the previous year. RELATED: 10 Highly Paid Entertainment CEOs He wasn't the only one raking it in at Viacom. Show More Summary