Viacom and Simon & Schuster no longer a perfect fit?

Milliot, Jim
January 1998
Publishers Weekly;1/12/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 2, p11
Trade Publication
Speculates about Viacom's intentions regarding its ownership of Simon & Schuster. Possible hint from Viacom deputy chairman Tom Dooley in his statement that he believed the time was ripe for consolidation in the publishing industry; Report in the `Wall Street Journal' that Viacom was exploring the possibility of divesting itself of all or part of Simon & Schuster; Other reports.


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