VIAB - Viacom, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Delayed Price. Currency in USD

Viacom, Inc.

1515 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
United States

IndustryEntertainment - Diversified
Full Time Employees10,750

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Wade Cullen DavisExec. VP & CFO3.15MN/A1972
Ms. Doretha F. LeaExec. VP of Global Gov. Affairs1.24MN/A1965
Mr. Scott Morgan MillsPres of BET Networks3.15MN/A1968
Mr. Robert Marc BakishPres, CEO & DirectorN/AN/A1964
Mr. Sumner M. RedstoneFounder and Chairman EmeritusN/AN/A1924
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.


Viacom, Inc. operates media brands that create entertainment content worldwide. The company creates television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, games, consumer products, podcasts, live events, and social media experiences. 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 300 locally programmed and operated TV channels, including Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., MTV, BET, Comedy Central, SPIKE, VH1, TV Land, CMT, Logo, Channel 5, Telefe, Colors, Paramount Channel, TeenNick, Nicktoons, Nick Music, MTV2, MTV Classic, MTV Live, BET Her, BET Gospel, and BET Hip Hop, 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 Players, Paramount Animation, Paramount Television, Nickelodeon Movies, and MTV Films 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 DVDs, Blu-ray discs, transactional video-on-demand, subscription video-on-demand, pay television, 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 March 1, 2018 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 8.

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.