TITLE

Mel, Summer, Tom: 'Succession Plans?'

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/29/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the expiration of the contract of Mel Karmazin as president of Viacom Inc. Consideration of chief executive officer Sumner Redstone of creating a three-executive office of the president; Candidates for the three-executive office; Casual conversation on the potential triumvirate.
ACCESSION #
6594418

 

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