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Jun 11, 2014, 11:15 ET

Detroit Native Big Sean to Serve as Celebrity Principal for the Day in Recognition of Get Schooled Detroit Attendance Challenge Winner, Bates Academy

 On Thursday, June 12 from 9 until 11 a.m., recording artist and Detroit native, Big Sean will return to his hometown to act as "Principal for...

Jan 23, 2014, 09:38 ET
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Viacom Forms Program Acquisitions Group

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced the formation of a Program Acquisitions Group to coordinate the company's domestic program...

Jan 22, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Viacom Names Niels Schuurmans as Executive Vice President, Viacom Velocity Creative Content Solutions

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today named Niels Schuurmans to the newly created position of Executive Vice President, Viacom Velocity...

Jan 22, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Viacom Launches Viacom Velocity, Full-Service Integrated Marketing and Creative Content Solutions Group

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today launched Viacom Velocity, a new full-service group offering insights-driven integrated marketing...

Jan 16, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Viacom Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

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...

Jan 15, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Viacom Names Martha Riley as Senior Vice President of Music Sales for Viacom Media Networks

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today promoted Martha Riley to Senior Vice President, Music Sales, with sales responsibility for the...

Dec 24, 2013, 09:41 ET
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Time Warner Cable And Viacom Reach Long-Term Multiplatform Distribution Agreement

Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) and Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced the multi-year renewal of their distribution agreement, which...

Dec 10, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Viacom Inc. to Report Quarterly Financial Results on January 30, 2014

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA) announced today that on Thursday, January 30, 2014, it will issue financial results for the quarter ending...

Dec 04, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Viacom Realigns Music and Entertainment Ad Sales to Create New Convergent Structure

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced a realignment of its Viacom Media Networks Music and Entertainment Ad Sales group to merge its...

Dec 03, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Viacom President And Chief Executive Officer Philippe Dauman To Appear At The UBS Global Media And Communications Conference

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA) today announced that Philippe Dauman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Viacom, will participate in...

Nov 13, 2013, 16:05 ET
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Viacom Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

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...

Oct 24, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Viacom Names John Halley as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Ad Sales for Viacom Media Networks

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today named John Halley as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Ad Sales for Viacom Media...

Oct 22, 2013, 12:00 ET
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Viacom Names Mike Tedone as Executive Vice President, National and Direct Response Sales, Viacom Media Networks Music and Entertainment

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today named Mike Tedone as Executive Vice President, National and Direct Response Sales, Viacom Media...

Oct 15, 2013, 11:27 ET
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Arcade Fire to Play Exclusive Reflektor Show in Los Angeles on October 29th Presented by MTV Iggy and Intel's 'The Music Experiment 2.0'

 As part of their ongoing "The Music Experiment 2.0" social media-driven concert series, MTV Iggy and Intel Corporation today announced that...

Oct 08, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Viacom International Media Networks and Twitter to Launch International Twitter Amplify Partnership with the "2013 MTV EMA"

 Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), and Twitter today announced an international...

Sep 17, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Viacom President And Chief Executive Officer Philippe Dauman To Appear At Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced that Philippe Dauman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Viacom, will participate in a...

Sep 09, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Viacom Inc. To Report Quarterly And Fiscal Year 2013 Financial Results On November 14, 2013

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA) announced today that on Thursday, November 14, 2013, it will issue financial results for the quarter and fiscal...

Aug 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Viacom and Twitter Ink Agreements with Degree Women®, Pepsi® and More for Twitter Amplify Sponsorships in the 2013 "MTV Video Music Awards"

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) and Twitter today announced that they've entered agreements with a number of brands including Degree...

Aug 12, 2013, 20:38 ET

Viacom Announces $3.0 Billion Debt Offering

 Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced that it has agreed to sell $500 million in aggregate principal amount of 2.500% senior notes...