BET Networks Corporate Mission Statement

BET Networks is the pre-eminent entertainment brand serving African Americans and consumers of Black culture globally.

About BET Networks

BET Networks, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is the nation's leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience. The primary BET channel reaches more than 90 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, and sub-Saharan Africa. BET is the dominant African-American consumer brand with a diverse group of business extensions:

  •, a leading Internet destination for Black entertainment, music, culture and news
  • Centric, a 24-hour entertainment network targeting the 25-to-54 year-old African-American audience
  • BET Digital Networks – BET Gospel and BET Hip Hop – attractive alternatives for cutting-edge entertainment tastes
  • BET Mobile, providing ringtones, games and video content for wireless devices.
  • BET International, which operates BET in the United Kingdom and oversees the extension of BET network programming for global distribution.

Employee Benefits

BET Networks is a place where your creativity, dedication, and efforts are appreciated and rewarded and where you are an important part of our success. Part of our winning formula is offering one of the most generous overall pay and benefits packages in the industry, with competitive salaries, best-in-class health and retirement choices and a wide range of employee discount programs.

Your Health

Our wide range of health and dental benefits encourages wellness, promotes a healthy living, and helps provide peace of mind. We will give you the tools and information to take charge of your health.

Your Benefits

We offer resources for your life as well as your work. Legal services, tuition assistance, pet insurance and an employee assistance program are just a few of the family-friendly benefits you will enjoy.

Your Wealth

We contribute to your retirement and provide ways for eligible employees to save and invest through our 401(k) and Pension Plans. By participating, you can build financial security for years to come.

Your Time

As an employee, you’ll receive vacation days, personal days and national holidays to use as you choose. Relax. Travel. Spend some time with your family. It is up to you.

Your Protection

We offer disability, life insurance, and business travel insurance coverage options that provide financial protection against the unexpected.

Your Wellness

We want to make getting and staying healthy easier for you and your family by offering resources for tracking your health, managing stress, staying active and more.