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CBS Corporation (CBS)

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CBS Corporation
51 West 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019
United States - Map
Phone: 212-975-4321

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Entertainment - Diversified
Full Time Employees:19,490

Business Summary 

CBS Corporation operates as a mass media company in the United States and internationally. It operates through Entertainment, Cable Networks, Publishing, Local Broadcasting segments. The Entertainment segment distributes a schedule of news and public affairs broadcasts, and sports and entertainment programming; produces, acquires, and distributes programming, including series, specials, news, and public affairs; produces and distributes theatrical motion pictures; and operates online content networks for information and entertainment. The Cable Networks segment owns and operates multiplexed channels; offers subscription program services comprising theatrical feature films, original series, documentaries, boxing and other sports-related programming, and special events; and CBS Sports Network, a 24-hour cable program service that provides college sports and related content. This segment also owns and manages Smithsonian Networks, which operates a channel featuring cultural, historical, scientific, and educational programs. The Publishing segment publishes and distributes adult and children's consumer books in printed, digital, and audio formats. The Local Broadcasting segment owns 30 broadcast television stations; owns and operates 126 radio stations in 27 U.S. markets and related online properties; and operates local Websites in various U.S. markets, which combine the company's television and radio local media brands online to provide the latest news, traffic, weather, and sports information, as well as local discounts, directories, and reviews. CBS Corporation was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Corporate Governance 
CBS Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2013 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 10.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Sumner M. Redstone , 90
Founder and Exec. Chairman
Mr. Leslie Moonves II, 64
Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
Mr. Joseph R. Ianniello , 46
Principal Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Anthony G. Ambrosio , 53
Chief Admin. Officer, Chief HR Officer and Sr. Exec. VP
Mr. Lawrence Liding , 45
Chief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP and Controller
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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