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Investments

11

Portfolio Exits

3

Partners & Customers

10

About CBS

CBS (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a New York based mass media company focused on broadcasting, publishing, billboards, and television production.On December 4, 2019, Viacom and CBS merged to form the new entity, ViacomCBS. The transaction was valued at 12B dollars.

CBS Headquarter Location

51 W. 52nd Street

New York, New York, 10019,

United States

877-227-0787

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CBS Investments

11 Investments

CBS has made 11 investments. Their latest investment was in PatMa Productions as part of their Corporate Minority on July 7, 2019.

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CBS Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

7/17/2019

Corporate Minority

PatMa Productions

Yes

1

2/10/2017

Corporate Minority

Kapital Entertainment

Yes

2

4/22/2013

Corporate Minority

Syncbak

Yes

1

3/27/2013

Corporate Minority

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$99M

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10

5/7/2008

Series C

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$99M

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10

Date

7/17/2019

2/10/2017

4/22/2013

3/27/2013

5/7/2008

Round

Corporate Minority

Corporate Minority

Corporate Minority

Corporate Minority

Series C

Company

PatMa Productions

Kapital Entertainment

Syncbak

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Amount

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

2

1

10

10

CBS Portfolio Exits

3 Portfolio Exits

CBS has 3 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was CNET Networks on September 14, 2020.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Acquirer

Sources

9/14/2020

Acquired

$99M

10

2/8/2017

Merger

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10

2/9/2005

IPO

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Date

9/14/2020

2/8/2017

2/9/2005

Exit

Acquired

Merger

IPO

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

10

10

0

CBS Acquisitions

10 Acquisitions

CBS acquired 10 companies. Their latest acquisition was Pop TV on March 12, 2019.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

3/12/2019

Other

$99M

$223M

Acquired - II

2

11/16/2017

$99M

Acq - P2P

4

1/13/2017

Debt

$99M

$28.2M

Asset Sale

2

6/29/2011

Series B

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$99M

$99M

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0

5/9/2008

Series D

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$99M

$99M

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Date

3/12/2019

11/16/2017

1/13/2017

6/29/2011

5/9/2008

Investment Stage

Other

Debt

Series B

Series D

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$223M

$28.2M

$99M

$99M

Note

Acquired - II

Acq - P2P

Asset Sale

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Sources

2

4

2

0

0

CBS Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

CBS has 10 strategic partners and customers. CBS recently partnered with Rideback on August 8, 2020.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

8/27/2020

Partner

Rideback

United States

Rideback, CBS TV Studios, Thinking Hat Partner on Second Year of Campfire Writers’ Room

Lin and Thinking Hat founder Craig Turk , along with Rideback 's executive vice president of television Lindsey Liberatore , started Campfire as a way to introduce new voices to broadcast TV while helping to provide the tools , resources and collaboration in order to nurture them every step of the way .

1

7/15/2020

Partner

NAACP

United States

NAACP And CBS Enter Multi-Year Partnership To Develop Diverse And Inclusive Content

The partnership between CBS and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People includes a commitment to develop content for the CBS as well as the ability to sell programming to third-party platforms across the media landscape .

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7/29/2019

Partner

Altice

Netherlands

Ronen Tivony/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images. CBS logo at the CBS Television City Studio in Los Angeles. CBS strikes deal with Altice as DirecTV, AT&T blackout continues - CNET

Altice , which has nearly 5 million customers across 21 states , said it 's pleased to extend its `` longstanding partnership with CBS . ''

1

6/8/2019

Partner

TEGNA

United States

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10

6/6/2019

Partner

Warner Bros. Entertainment

United States

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Date

8/27/2020

7/15/2020

7/29/2019

6/8/2019

6/6/2019

Type

Partner

Partner

Partner

Partner

Partner

Business Partner

Rideback

NAACP

Altice

TEGNA

Warner Bros. Entertainment

Country

United States

United States

Netherlands

United States

United States

News Snippet

Rideback, CBS TV Studios, Thinking Hat Partner on Second Year of Campfire Writers’ Room

Lin and Thinking Hat founder Craig Turk , along with Rideback 's executive vice president of television Lindsey Liberatore , started Campfire as a way to introduce new voices to broadcast TV while helping to provide the tools , resources and collaboration in order to nurture them every step of the way .

NAACP And CBS Enter Multi-Year Partnership To Develop Diverse And Inclusive Content

The partnership between CBS and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People includes a commitment to develop content for the CBS as well as the ability to sell programming to third-party platforms across the media landscape .

Ronen Tivony/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images. CBS logo at the CBS Television City Studio in Los Angeles. CBS strikes deal with Altice as DirecTV, AT&T blackout continues - CNET

Altice , which has nearly 5 million customers across 21 states , said it 's pleased to extend its `` longstanding partnership with CBS . ''

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Sources

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CBS Team

22 Team Members

CBS has 22 team members, including current Executive Vice President, Joseph Ianniello.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Anthony Soohoo

Founder

Current

Joseph Ianniello

Executive Vice President

Current

Joseph R. Ianniello

Chief Executive Officer, President

Former

Larry I Kramer

USA Today, HarperCollins Publishers, MarketWatch, San Francisco Examiner, North Bridge Venture Partners, and Guidepost Growth Equity

President

Former

Lawrence S. Kramer

President

Former

Name

Anthony Soohoo

Joseph Ianniello

Joseph R. Ianniello

Larry I Kramer

Lawrence S. Kramer

Work History

USA Today, HarperCollins Publishers, MarketWatch, San Francisco Examiner, North Bridge Venture Partners, and Guidepost Growth Equity

Title

Founder

Executive Vice President

Chief Executive Officer, President

President

President

Status

Current

Current

Former

Former

Former

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