TITLE

Top 10 transforming deals

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/30/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 19, pA6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at major deals in the 75-year history of U.S. broadcasting company CBS Inc. Inclusion of William S. Paley's acquisition of United Independent Broadcasters in 1928; Change of the company's name to Columbia Broadcasting System; Westinghouse Electric's pact to buy CBS i 1995; Purchase of King World by CBS in 1999; Stock merger announced by CBS and Viacom in September 1999.
ACCESSION #
11275246

 

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