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2014-04-17 16:25:24

Event to Celebrate Comedy Legend Don Rickles' Groundbreaking Career Tapes on Tuesday, May 6 at New York's Legendary Apollo Theater and Premieres Wednesday, May 28 on Spike TV NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The biggest superstars in comedy will come together on Spike TV to celebrate the legendary career of one of their most beloved icons - Don Rickles. "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles" will feature luminaries from the world of comedy, television...

2014-03-27 20:21:33

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska independent pay TV providers have banded together in negotiations with one of the world's largest media conglomerates, Viacom. Represented by the National Cable Television Cooperative, KPU, GCI, and MTA are among more than 700 small, independent pay TV operators that are at risk of losing Viacom's 26 networks due to stalled negotiations. If a deal is not made by April 1, Viacom is demanding that its 26 networks, including MTV,...

2014-01-23 12:25:28

David Bernath and Barbara Zaneri to Lead Newly Created Unit; Zaneri Named To Newly Created Position of Executive Vice President of Program Acquisitions for Viacom Media Networks NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced the formation of a Program Acquisitions Group to coordinate the company's domestic program acquisition activity across its portfolio of domestic media networks, including BET, Centric, MTV, VH1, CMT, Comedy...

2014-01-22 08:26:58

Dario Spina to Head Viacom Velocity Integrated Marketing; Niels Schuurmans Joins Viacom Velocity from Spike TV to Run Viacom Velocity Creative Content Solutions NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today launched Viacom Velocity, a new full-service group offering insights-driven integrated marketing and creative content solutions from Viacom Media Networks Music and Entertainment. Viacom Velocity merges the company's existing Music and...

2014-01-22 08:26:55

NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today named Niels Schuurmans to the newly created position of Executive Vice President, Viacom Velocity Creative Content Solutions. In his new role, Schuurmans will oversee the creative execution of branded content for the company's Music and Entertainment Ad Sales portfolio, which includes MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, Comedy Central, Spike TV and TV Land. (Photo:...

2014-01-16 16:22:49

NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.30 per share on both its Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend will be payable on April 1, 2014 to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 14, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110811/NY51392LOGO) About Viacom Viacom is home to premier global media brands that create compelling...

2014-01-15 12:22:37

NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today promoted Martha Riley to Senior Vice President, Music Sales, with sales responsibility for the company's Music and Logo Group, which includes MTV, MTV2, mtvU, VH1, VH1 Classic, Palladia and Logo. Based in New York, Riley will report directly to Jeff Lucas, Head of Sales for Music and Entertainment at Viacom. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/NY46618 )(Logo:...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.