ViacomCBS planning post-merger layoffs in April: Gasparino
FOX Business’ Charlie Gasparino reports on the latest news surrounding the ViacomCBS merger.
On Wednesday, Sumner Redstone will turn 97 years old.
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The billionaire is best known for being the controlling shareholder of media empire ViacomCBS, which was created by a merger late last year, according to Forbes.
Redstone got his start in the media and entertainment industries when he joined his father’s movie theater company, National Amusements Inc. (NAI), in 1954, according to Britannica.
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Previously, he had attended Harvard for his bachelor’s and law degrees and practiced law in Washington, D.C., and Boston, the encyclopedia website said.