Paramount Global

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Paramount Global
Company typePublic
ISINUS92556H2067
IndustryMass media
Predecessors
FoundedDecember 4, 2019; 4 years ago (2019-12-04)
FounderShari Redstone
HeadquartersOne Astor Plaza, ,
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
RevenueIncrease US$25.29 billion (2020)
Decrease US$4.14 billion (2020)
Increase US$2.42 billion (2020)
Total assetsIncrease US$52.66 billion (2020)
Total equityIncrease US$15.37 billion (2020)
Owners
Number of employees
22,109[2]
Divisions
Subsidiaries
Websitewww.paramount.com

Paramount Global (doing business as Paramount) is an American multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate controlled by National Amusements and headquartered at One Astor Plaza in Midtown Manhattan in New York City. The company was formed on December 4, 2019, as ViacomCBS Inc. through the merger of the second incarnations of CBS Corporation and Viacom (which were split from the original Viacom on December 31, 2005). The company changed its name to Paramount Global on February 16, 2022, the day after its Q4 earnings presentation.

References[change | change source]

  1. "SEC Filing - ViacomCBS Inc". ir.viacomcbs.com.
  2. "ViacomCBS (VIAC)". Retrieved 26 February 2021.