Lou Whiteman has covered transportation for The Deal for more than a decade, developing an extensive list of contacts including industry leaders, consultants, regulators and labor representatives. Lou has reported on negotiations between major airlines ahead of deal announcements, identified takeout targets in aerospace prior to auctions being made public, participated in briefings with regulators and airline CEOs, and reported on many discussions prior to them becoming public. In earlier assignments for The Deal, Lou focused on technology startups and venture capital.
Prior to joining The Deal, Lou covered community and regional banks for American Banker and was also a reporter for the Baltimore Business Journal. Lou has appeared on numerous television and radio outlets, including CNN International, Fox Business News and National Public Radio.Phone 404.487.8219 e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter @lwhiteman_TD
Lou was recently interviewed on CNN International about the possible merger between American Airlines and US Airways. Watch the clip here.