How rich is Tom Freston?
Tom Freston Net Worth:
|Birth date:||November 22, 1945|
|Birth place:||New York City, New York, United States|
|Education:||New York University, Saint Michael's College|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Nominations:||News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Historical Programming – Long Form|
Tom Freston net worth, wiki & biography:
Tom Freston Net Worth $300 Million
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American entertainment industry executive Tom Freston comes with an estimated net worth of $300 million in 2012 .
After finishing his Bachelor’s degree fromSaint Michael’s School, Tom Freston attended New York University to finish his Master’s in Business Administration degree. After graduation, he began working forBenton & Bowles. Eventually, he went to Asia to launchHindu Kush, a cloth and clothing business which was later renamed toD’Arcy.
It was in 1987 when he began serving as the CEO and President ofMTV Networks. Tom served the place for the next 17 years. Through time, MTV Networks could start and and operate networks like VH1,Nick at Night,TV Land, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon,Country Music Channel, Noggin, Logo, Spike and others.
Now, CEO works forFirefly3 LLC, as a principal. Firefly3 LLC is an investment and consulting business to Moby Media and Vice Media.
In 2004, the CEO became theCo-COO and co-president ofViacom. Finally, the business split intoCBS Corporation and Viacom.CBS Corporation was headed by Moonves while Viacom was headed by Freston.