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2013-05-22 12:28:06

NEW YORK, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in its quarterly dividend to $0.30 per share of Class A and B common stock from $0.275 per share. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110811/NY51392LOGO ) The increase will take effect beginning with Viacom's next quarterly dividend, payable on July 1, 2013 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 14, 2013....

2013-05-22 08:26:41

NEW YORK, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced that Philippe Dauman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Viacom, will participate in a question-and-answer session at the third annual Nomura U.S. Media & Telecom Summit on Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at approximately 3:00 p.m. (ET). A live webcast of Mr. Dauman's question-and-answer session will be available to the general public through a link on the Investor Relations homepage of Viacom's...

2013-05-09 12:24:51

CBS Sports.com Sales Executive to Focus on Cultivating new Business for the Out-of-Home Media Division NEW YORK, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- John Feyrer was recently named Vice President, Business Development for CBS Outdoor, announced Lou Formisano, Senior Vice Present/ National Sales Manager for the division. In this new role, Feyrer will concentrate on developing new business prospects and initiatives for the out-of-home media company. He will be based out of New York. "John is a...

2013-05-01 16:28:51

Revenues of $4 Billion, Up 6% NEW YORK, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) today reported its strongest ever quarterly results, including revenue that exceeded $4 billion for the first time since CBS became a stand-alone Company in 2006. "CBS has started the year with a terrific first quarter," said Sumner Redstone, Executive Chairman, CBS Corporation. "Our premium content and multiplatform distribution strategy are leading to results that are...

2013-05-01 08:26:10

-- Media Networks Revenues Increase 2% to $2.23 Billion, Driven by Higher Advertising, Affiliate and Ancillary Revenues NEW YORK, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fiscal Year 2013 Results Quarter Ended Six Months Ended March 31, B/(W) March 31,...

2013-04-22 12:27:39

NEW YORK, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation today announced it has made a strategic minority investment in Syncbak, a technology company that affords broadcasters new content distribution opportunities on emerging platforms. Using location-based authentication technology, Syncbak enables local television stations to stream their signal to in-market consumers. In doing so, Syncbak offers broadcast networks a seamless solution to replicate existing national, local and affiliate...

2013-04-15 12:26:15

Schwartz Is First Executive Appointment of New CBS Corporation/Lionsgate Partnership LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TVGN today named Brad Schwartz to be President of Entertainment and Media in its first executive appointment as part of the new CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) partnership. Schwartz, who has served as a top programming executive for Fuse, CTV (Canada) and MTV, will oversee programming, scheduling, marketing and creative...

2013-04-15 08:27:08

NEW YORK, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today named Steve Agase as Senior Vice President of Music & Entertainment Ad Sales, West Coast. In his new role, Agase will oversee West Coast ad sales for Viacom Media Networks Music and Entertainment, a portfolio that includes both linear and digital assets across CMT, COMEDY CENTRAL, MTV, LOGO, Spike TV, TV Land, and VH1. Agase will report to Jeff Lucas, Head of Sales for Music & Entertainment, out of the...

2013-04-08 16:23:57

New Technology from Vigor Systems Used by CBS, Warner Bros. and Deluxe Allows for Downloads of Live Content and Recorded Material Simultaneously NEW YORK, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PitchBlue(®), the content distribution platform used by Warner Bros., CBS and Deluxe, announces the release of the second-generation MagnuBox(®) server. In an industry first, the new MagnuBox allows TV stations to receive live content and recorded material simultaneously. These innovations will...

2013-04-08 16:23:33

"The ACM Awards" Top Sunday with Largest Audience Since 1998, Best Households and A18-49 Since 2001 and Best A25-54 Since 2000 NEW YORK, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS led CBS to a Sunday night victory as the night's top program in viewers and demographics with the event's highest measures in viewers since 1998, in households and adults 18-49 since 2001, and in adults 25-54 since 2000, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same...