Scott M. Mills

CEO, BET Networks at Paramount

Scott M. Mills is CEO, BET. In this role, Mills is responsible for overseeing the overall strategy and day-to-day operations of BET, including oversight of the programming, ad sales and digital teams.

Previously, Mills served as Viacom’s Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer responsible for Human Resources, Media Technology Services, Real Estate, Programming Acquisitions, Facilities and Security.

After working in investment banking and serving as Deputy Treasurer of the City of Philadelphia, Mills joined BET as Senior Vice President of Business Development in 1997. A native of New York, he received his Bachelor of Science degree in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.


  • CEO, BET Networks

    Current role