Incredibly kind of CBS and Viacom to merge because later on it’ll be easier for Disney to buy just one company instead of two on its way to being The Only Media Company.
Today, CBS and Viacom – two of the world’s leading entertainment companies – announced they have entered into a definitive agreement to combine.
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JUST IN: CBS and Viacom are set to combine in an all-stock merger. The media behemoth formed will be called ViacomCBS, according to a person familiar with the deal https://t.co/D8FgpuYkLg
It's official: CBS and Viacom to merge, the companies announce.
CBS and Viacom to merge, reuniting the storied network with Comedy Central, MTV and Paramount Pictures https://t.co/oo0PZzFI33
Heads up #StarTrek fans - looks like we could be getting an announcement TODAY of a re-merger between CBS and Viacom (Paramount), which would start the process of putting all Star Trek IP - both TV and movie rights - back under the same company for the first time since 2006.
CBS and Viacom have agreed to merge as one media company, and will be called ViacomCBS Inc. https://t.co/Ncsm0QtQoJ
Breaking: CBS and Viacom are reuniting in a $12-billion deal that will bring together such well-known brands as CBS, MTV, Nickelodeon and Showtime.
CBS and Viacom say they will reunite, bringing together their networks and the Paramount movie studio as traditional media giants challenge streaming companies like Netflix. https://t.co/5UZgSeI47Z
JUST IN: CBS and Viacom agree to $30 billion media merger and will be called "ViacomCBS, Inc."
CBS and Viacom announce their long-awaited merger, reuniting two companies that were separated in 2006 https://t.co/MyfBr8tBWv
It’s official: CBS and Viacom will reunite in a merger, which is expected to close by the end of 2019 https://t.co/s5rfvuSPCD
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*Bob will run it
*Joe Ianniello will be chairman of CBS
*Nevins and Lanzone, big-time CBS execs, will keep their roles.
*The company will seek $500 million in annual synergies
*Shari Redstone will be chair
Don't look now, but the biggest independent shareholder in both CBS and Viacom is hinting that he may file suit over the proposed merger: https://t.co/2VVsE4Suab
Jesus fricken Christ... our country is BROKEN and beholden to mega corporations. There are no meaningful regulations and unfettered capitalism has failed us.
CBS and Viacom reunite to form mega media merger https://t.co/iAmFc8Hwxw
Shari Redstone is poised to cement her position as the most powerful woman in media. Move over, Oprah.
With the $11.7 billion merger of CBS and Viacom, Redstone will control the voting stock and chair the newly combined company, to be called ViacomCBS.
Well, CBS and Viacom merging explains why we're getting all this Kelvin-Universe stuff in the coming year.
Senior Vice President of Global Media Rights, @AnotherDanCohen
, on today’s CBS and Viacom merger announcement, and the potential influence on sports programming and partnerships. @Octagon
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17/ CBS and Viacom, who split years ago, are reuniting into a new media behemoth, as Merger Mania continues to be driven by greedy CEOs desperate to "leave their mark."
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>CBS and Viacom reunite to form mega media merger
just what everyone needs