Viacom Inc. Chief Executive Officer Philippe Dauman said the company’s Paramount Pictures studio will drive growth next year with the expansion of a television channel drawing from its film library.
Meredith Parker, a 23-year-old sales rep in New York, spends most nights out meeting friends or attending work events. Any night but Monday.
Viacom Inc. promoted Chief Financial Officer Thomas E. Dooley to the new post of chief operating officer, establishing him as second in command behind Chief Executive Officer Philippe Dauman .
Shares in Viacom Inc. rose after the owner of cable networks Nickelodeon and MTV reported fiscal second-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates on improved advertising sales.