Paramount Global

American multinational mass media corporation

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.

Paramount Global
FormerlyViacomCBS Inc. (2019–2022)
Company typePublic
IndustryMass media
FoundedDecember 4, 2019; 4 years ago (2019-12-04)
FounderShari Redstone
HeadquartersOne Astor Plaza, ,
Area served
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)
OwnerNational Amusements
Number of employees
SubsidiariesList of assets owned by Paramount Global

References change

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