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Viacom-CBS merger is Shari Redstone's victory

Aug 14, 2019 - CNN
Board and Executive Moves-Mergers and Acquisitions

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Edmund Lee's lead on the front of the Business Day section in Wednesday's NYT: "Shari Redstone got her wish."

The reunion of CBS and Viacom --- to be known as ViacomCBS --- "is a victory for Ms. Redstone, the leader of a family business that has led the two media giants for two decades," Lee wrote. She had "pushed for a deal for at least thre...