Bob made his mark with the UPI Radio Network when a gunman went crazy in a San Diego fast food restaurant and Bob covered the story. It was his first big break. He later became a UPI National Correspondent and Bureau Chief. He has interviewed presidents, covered Super Bowl games and Hollywood as well as major news stories.
He lives in L-A. He has survived earthquakes and a beating during the 1992 L-A riots while covering the story, which was recorded on audio tape.
As an author Bob has written "Fan Letters to a Stripper: A Patti Waggin Tale" a coffee table biography of the 1950's burlesque queen and her husband Don Rudolph of major league baseball fame. The Western novel series, Lancer; Hero of the West," features 6 books with 10 planned. He has produced the documentary film "Shaken; The Great Sylmar Earthquake" (Amazon Prime) and four short films. A prolific writer Bob has also written 20 screenplays including one based on Fan Letters to a Stripper. Currently in production is a feature podcast based on "Fan Letters to a Stripper." Due out September 2022.
You can contact Bob for interrviews at firstname.lastname@example.org
A native of Pittsburgh Bob began his radio career in 1972 and worked all over the Western US. He's currently a news anchor at CBS Radio LA; KNX 1070 News Radio. Bob has won multiple broadcast awards including an Edward R. Murrow Award for anchoring in 2011. His book "No Barrier: How the Internet Destroyed the World Economy" was named the 2nd Place Award Recipient for the 2013 Los Angeles Press Club Awards Book Category.