Sumner Redstone Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Exits
  • 1


Sumner Redstone General Information


Mr. Sumner Redstone served as Chief Executive Officer at National Amusements. Mr. Sumner Redstone served as Executive Chairman of the Board of CBS Corporation. Mr. Redstone is the controlling shareholder of both companies. Prior to that, Mr. Redstone had served as Chairman of the Board of Viacom since June 1987 and Chief Executive Officer of Viacom since January 1996. He became Chairman of the Board of Viacom when National Amusements, Inc. acquired a controlling interest in the New York-based company. Mr. Redstone has been Chairman of the Board of National Amusements since 1986, and Chief Executive Officer of National Amusements since July 1967. He was President of National Amusements from July 1967 to December 1999. Viacom's operations consist of MTV Networks, BET Networks and Paramount Pictures, and include such well-known global brands as MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., TeenNick, Comedy Central, Spike TV, TV Land, BET, Rock Band, AddictingGames, Atom, Neopets, and Shockwave.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Beverly Hills, CA
  • United States

Sumner Redstone Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Outfront Media 28-Mar-2014 000 00000

Sumner Redstone Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Sumner Redstone Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Sumner Redstone JD Angel Investor Beverly Hills, CA

Sumner Redstone FAQs

  • Who is Sumner Redstone?

    Sumner Redstone is an angel Investor who has made 0 investments.

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    Sumner Redstone is an angel investor.

  • What does Sumner Redstone do?

    As an angel investor, Sumner Redstone invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

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