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Mar 21, 2013, 03:05 ET Cristiana Falcone Sorrell And Deborah Norville Named To Viacom Board Of Directors

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA) today announced the election of Cristiana Falcone Sorrell and Deborah Norville as members of the Viacom Board of...


Nov 16, 2012, 11:46 ET Viacom Commences Exchange Offer

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced that it has commenced a private exchange offer ("Exchange Offer") to certain eligible holders to...


Nov 15, 2012, 05:00 ET Viacom Unveils Findings From Global Research Study, "The Next Normal: An Unprecedented Look At Millennials Worldwide"

Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) and its Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) division, today unveiled in-depth findings from its groundbreaking new...


Nov 06, 2012, 01:22 ET Viacom Media Networks Usher In The Launch Of "Call of Duty®: Black Ops II" With An Array Of Special Programming

Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) and Viacom Media Networks, the most powerful...


Oct 15, 2012, 09:00 ET AT&T and Viacom Join Forces To Take 'TV Everywhere'

AT&T* and Viacom today announced that AT&T U-verse® TV customers can now access an expanded lineup of full-length episodes from BET, COMEDY CENTRAL,...


Sep 05, 2012, 01:49 ET Monster und Viacom stellen Monster DNA-Kopfhörer vor und kündigen neue Allianz zur Unterstützung der Musikkultur an

Monster, der weltweit führende Hersteller von leistungsstarken Kopfhörern und Elektrozubehör, und Viacom, der Mutterkonzern der führenden...


Sep 05, 2012, 01:40 ET Monster et Viacom présentent les casques Monster DNA et annoncent une nouvelle alliance visant à soutenir la culture musicale

Monster, le premier fabricant mondial de casques et d'accessoires électroniques hautes performances, et Viacom, qui englobe les plus grandes marques...


Sep 04, 2012, 09:43 ET Monster And Viacom Introduce Monster DNA Headphones And A New Alliance To Support Music Culture

Monster, the world's leading manufacturer of high-performance headphones and electronic accessories, and Viacom, home to the world's premier...


Sep 04, 2012, 01:12 ET Monster y Viacom presentan los auriculares Monster DNA y nueva alianza para apoyar la cultura musical

Monster, el fabricante mundial líder de auriculares de alto rendimiento y accesorios electrónicos, y Viacom, hogar de las principales marcas de...


Aug 01, 2012, 11:00 ET Viacom Media Networks' High-Definition Music Channel Palladia Sizzles With The 5Th Annual "Outdoor Week 2012"

Palladia, Viacom Media Networks' elite high-definition music channel wraps up the summer with the return of "Outdoor Week" - its biggest event of the ...


Jul 17, 2012, 09:00 ET Viacom Media Networks Names Ross Cohen Senior Vice President, Digital Inventory Strategy

Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today named Ross Cohen to the newly created position of Senior Vice President of Digital Inventory Strategy, for Viacom...


Jun 04, 2012, 10:36 ET Viacom Media Networks Announce New Mobile Ad Sales Executive Team For Music And Entertainment

Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB) today announced a new Mobile Ad Sales executive team for the Music and Entertainment brands of its Media Networks. Pete...


May 17, 2012, 09:00 ET Viacom Media Networks' "Social TV: Viewers C's the Moment" Study Reveals Three C's To the Social TV Experience: Communication, Content, Comments

Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB) today unveiled the results of its new "Social TV: Viewers C's The Moment" study exploring the social TV phenomenon through ...


Apr 19, 2012, 09:32 ET Viacom Media Networks Announce New Digital Ad Sales Leadership Team For Music And Entertainment

Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB) today announced a new Digital Ad Sales leadership team for the Music and Entertainment brands of its Media Networks. Under ...


Apr 17, 2012, 09:00 ET Tablets Are Leading Alternative For Full-Length TV Show Viewing After Television, According to Viacom's "Tapping Into Tabletomics" Study

Tablet devices have emerged as the leading second-screen alternative to television for viewing full-length episodes, according to "Tapping Into...


Oct 13, 2011, 08:00 ET Introducing MTV Iggy, a New MTV Brand That Brings Global Pop Music and Culture to America

MTV World, a unit of Viacom Inc. (VIA.A, VIA.B), today announced the launch of MTV Iggy, a multi-platform global music brand connecting America with...


Jun 06, 2011, 04:55 ET Viacom, the Get Schooled Foundation and the White House to Present 2011 Race to the Top Commencement Challenge Special

Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B) and the Get Schooled Foundation, in partnership with the White House, will present the Race to the Top Commencement...


May 12, 2011, 01:00 ET Philippe Dauman, President and CEO of Viacom, Speaks Out in Support of the 'PROTECT IP Act'

In connection with the U.S. Senate introduction of the PROTECT IP Bill, which aims to fight the impact of online infringement and counterfeiting on...


Apr 21, 2011, 12:55 ET Viacom and The Associated Press Study Finds Young Adults Are Creating Their Own Path in Higher Education

As part of its commitment to education, Viacom partnered with The Associated Press to conduct "Young Adults' Perspectives on American Education...


Apr 18, 2011, 08:00 ET Viacom and The Associated Press Conduct Groundbreaking Research on Young Americans' Opinions on Education

Viacom and The Associated Press have partnered in a unique approach to uncovering insights on the educational system in America: listening to the...


Feb 15, 2011, 11:20 ET AT&T, Def Jam Rapstar, the Get Schooled Foundation, and Viacom Join Forces to Launch the 'Get MotivatED Challenge'

AT&T, Def Jam Rapstar, the Get Schooled Foundation, and Viacom have joined forces to improve high school attendance rates with the launch of the Get...


Feb 01, 2011, 06:30 ET Viacom and the Get Schooled Foundation Partner With the White House to Announce the 2011 Race to the Top Commencement Challenge

Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B) and the Get Schooled Foundation are excited to be partnering with the White House again to support the 2011 Race to the Top ...


May 27, 2010, 04:15 ET Thomas E. Dooley Promoted to Chief Operating Officer of Viacom

Thomas E. Dooley, 53, has been promoted to the newly-created position of Chief Operating Officer of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B), it was...


Mar 18, 2010, 01:28 ET Viacom Motion for Summary Judgment Unsealed in Federal Copyright Infringement Case Against YouTube and Google

Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) today announced the unsealing of its Motion for Partial Summary Judgment in its copyright infringement litigation...


Jan 20, 2010, 06:00 ET President Obama Commends MENTOR and Viacom Partnership at White House Celebration of National Mentoring Month

President Obama recognized the national mentoring partnership between MENTOR, the lead champion for youth mentoring in the United States, and Viacom...