Upstate NY deal hits the finish line


SoldDick Forman was more than just the broker – he was also the receiver for WZKZ-FM Alfred NY, which now belongs to Bettina Finn’s Communications LLC. Broker: Richard A. Foreman Associates Inc. (seller)

Forman was the court-appointed receiver for the seller, Pembook Pines Inc.

The price is $190,000.

WZKZ-FM is a Country Class A on 101.9 with @ 1 kW @ 801’. It serves the area to the east of Olean, and to the west of Elmira-Corning. Its primary contour gets all the way into neither.

WZKZ-FM is now part of a cluster that includes two Olean stations, Standards 1590 WGGO-AM and Hot AC 101.5 WMXO-FM; and two Salamanca stations: Standards 1360 WOEN-AM and Classic Rock 98.3 WQRS-FM.

According to Foreman, Finn’s group also includes AMs WENY and WENI in the Elmira-Corning market.