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TypeBroadcast television network (1941–present)
Radio network (1927–present)
CountryUnited States
FoundedSeptember 18, 1927; 92 years ago (1927-09-18)
by Arthur Judson
SloganAmerica's Most Watched Network
Only CBS
RevenueIncrease US$13.886 billion (2015)[1]
Net incomeDecrease US$1.413 billion (2015)[1]
HeadquartersCBS Building, New York City, New York, United States
Key peopleVacant
(Chairman, CBS Corporation)
Glenn Geller
(President, CBS Entertainment)
Sean McManus
(Chairman, CBS Sports)
Jeff Fager
(Chairman, CBS News)
Launch dateSeptember 18, 1927 (1927-09-18) (radio)
July 1, 1941 (1941-07-01) (television)
Former namesUnited Independent Broadcasters (1927)
Columbia Phonographic Broadcasting System (1927–1928)
Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. (1928–1974)
CBS, Inc. (1974–1997)
Picture format480i (SDTV 16:9)
1080i (HDTV 16:9)
By state or By market

CBS Broadcasting Inc. (CBS) (full name: Columbia Broadcasting System) is an American television network. Along with ABC, NBC and FOX, it is one of the country's four major television networks.

CBS Television Shows[change | change source]


Stations[change | change source]

KCBS Los Angeles, California

WCBS New York, New York

WBBM Chicago, Illinois

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "United States Securities and Exchange Commission Form 10-K CBS Corporation".

Other websites[change | change source]