Sheila Johnson ex-wife of Bob Johnson and founder of BET isn’t happy with the direction the television station is headed in these days. Despite the new line ups and original shows BET is set to release they still miss the mark in her book. Check it out.
Black Entertainment Television, which Sheila Crump Johnson and her husband Bob started three decades ago with $15,000 in seed money and a $500,000 investment from media mogul John Malone, made her one of wealthiest women in America.
When Viacom bought them out in 2000, Sheila and Bob pocketed $1.3 billion—making them, pre-Oprah, the nation’s first African-American billionaires.
So today she must be extremely proud of her baby, right?
“Don’t even get me started,” says the 60-year-old Johnson, READ MORE