Word is that Citadel Broadcasting isn't going to make the January 15, 2010 deadline for its unsecured creditors and has filed for bankruptcy today. Yes, today, Sunday December 20. The filing reportedly lists a debt of $2.5 billion, while the Wall Street Journal reports that Citadel would emerge from this filing with a debt of $762 million.
Dave Kohl brings his 30+ years of expertise in marketing, advertising, electronic media, and sports reporting, to us on a regular basis.
Mr. Kohl has sold more than $12,000,000 worth of internet, newspaper, TV, radio, and phone advertising within the past 10 years. Real estate related clients have included an official publication of the L.A. Assn. of Realtors, Re/Max of Texas' Houston TV homes showcase, Premier Real Estate Magazine, and the "Real Estate Buyers Hotline" phone service for which Kohl personally created more than 12,000 individual property ads.
Sports reporting and play-by-play experience includes Associated Press Radio and ABC Radio, radio stations including former Chicago stations WXFM and WDHF, and several writing assignments. In addition, Kohl taught Sportscasting and Radio Play-by-Play classes for 7 semesters at Columbia College Chicago, and has reported from World Series, NBA Finals, and hundreds of pro and college sports events. Kohl was among the first to write a sports media column for a midwest weekly in the late 70's.
His work also appears on sites such as RadioRecordings.com, MajorLeaguePrograms.com, and various publications and blogs.