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Viacom, Inc. (VIA)


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Viacom, Inc.

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

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Full Time Employees9,300

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Thomas E. DooleyChief Exec. Officer, Pres and DirectorN/AN/A60
Mr. Wade Cullen DavisChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP3.15MN/A45
Mr. Scott M. MillsChief Admin. Officer and Exec. VP3.15MN/A49
Ms. Doretha F. LeaExec. VP of Global Gov. Affairs1.24MN/A52
Mr. Robert Marc BakishChief Exec. Officer, Pres and DirectorN/AN/A54
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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. Currency in USD.

Description

Viacom, Inc. operates as media brand worldwide. The company creates television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, applications, games, consumer products, social media experiences, and other entertainment content for audiences. It operates through two segments, Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. The Media Networks segment provides entertainment content and related branded products for consumers through approximately 250 locally programmed and operated TV channels, including Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, SPIKE, BET, CMT, TV Land, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., Channel 5 (UK), Logo, Nicktoons, TeenNick, Paramount Channel, and others, as well as through online, mobile, and apps. The Filmed Entertainment segment produces, finances, acquires, and distributes motion pictures, television programming, and other entertainment content under the Paramount Pictures, Paramount Animation, Nickelodeon Movies, MTV Films, and Paramount Television brands; and distributes films released under the Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, and Insurge Pictures brands. This segment exhibits motion pictures theatrically through home entertainment, licensing to television and digital platforms, and ancillary activities. The company releases its content through download-to-own, download-to-rent, DVDs, Blu-ray discs, transactional video-on-demand, pay television, subscription video-on-demand, basic cable television, free television, and free video-on-demand, as well as airlines and hotels. Viacom, Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

Viacom, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 2, 2017 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 9; 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 a 10 indicates higher governance risk.