The second incarnation of Viacom Inc. ( / ˈvaɪəkɒm / VY-ə-kom or / ˈviːəkɒm / VEE-ə-kom; a portmanteau of Video & Audio Communications) was an American multinational mass media conglomerate with interests primarily in film and television, which was formed on December 31, 2005, as a spin-off of the original Viacom (founded by Ralph Baruch in 1952 …
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The 2019 merger of CBS Corporation and Viacom was announced on August 13, 2019, and was completed on December 4, 2019. The merger of equals reunited CBS Corporation and Viacom into a single company known as ViacomCBS (today known as Paramount Global) after their separation from the first incarnation of Viacom on December 31, 2005.
Viacom (2005–2019) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Former American mass media company This article is about the media conglomerate in operation from 2005 to 2019. For the previous incarnation of the company, see Viacom (1952–2006). Viacom Inc. Viacom's headquarters at One Astor Plazain New York City Type
2005 2006–2019 On December 31, 2005, the first iteration of Viacom (launched in 1971) was broken up into two companies, both under National Amusements: the second iterations of Viacom and CBS Corporation, a move which was completed on January 3, 2006.
Viacom, Inc. (short for Video & Audio Communications) wis an American global mass media company wi interests primarily in, but nae limited tae, cinema an cable telly.
Viacom (2005-2019) | Paramount Global Wiki | Fandom in: Viacom, Companies, Defunct companies Viacom (2005-2019) View source The 2nd incarnation of Viacom Inc. was a mass multimedia conglomerate that emerged in 2005 and ended in 2019. This version of Viacom is a spin-off of the original.
2005-2019 On New Year's Eve 2005 (December 31st), the first Viacom split into two companies: the second Viacom and CBS Corporation. The split was conducted with the first Viacom spun off its cable networks and its film subsidiary Paramount Pictures to the other company and renaming itself as CBS Corporation.
Viacom (2005–2019) View source Viacom Inc. Type Public Industry Mass media Fate Merged with CBS Corporation Predecessor Viacom (1952–2006) Gulf+Western Paramount Communications Warner-Amex Satellite Entertainment Founded December 31, 2005; 14 years ago Founder (s) Sumner Redstone Headquarters