Westwood One Seeks Cash, Begins Hiring

As reported in Inside Radio, diagnosis Westwood One is looking for cash in the public markets to repay debt, purchase and as it also announced in an SEC filing, malady to make acquisitions. With shareholders set to approve a restructuring deal at a meeting on Friday, there are some details yet to be revealed, including the number of shares to be sold and how much will come out of the 75% stake now owned by the private equity firm The Gores Group. The radio syndication company did announce that it will begin hiring to expand its sales force.

One thought on “Westwood One Seeks Cash, Begins Hiring

  • November 22, 2009 at 12:10 pm

    Seeking cash in public markets? You mean from the tax payers? Why don’t you be wise and cut the fat from your company. Unless the government screws us again, we are not going to bail Westwood one out!

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