GolfNewsRI co founders Joe Calabro and Rich Cappalli will appear on Coalition Talk Radio Thursday night alongside show host Pat Ford.
GolfNewsRI is a new digital media company, co-founded by Cappalli and Joe Calabro dedicated to covering local golf.
Cappalli made his debut last week following the launch of the media partnership between GolfNewsRI and Coaltion Talk radio.
This Thursday, the two co founders will be on at approximately 7:30 p.m.
Hosted by Ford, Coalition Talk Radio has more than 2,300 followers on Facebook. The
Coalition shows do hundreds of views while LIVE, and then hundreds more in replays.
GolfNewsRI So Far
Through just less than two months of being LIVE, GolfNewsRI has done more than 10,000 page views and reached nearly 21,700 people on Facebook through sponsoring content an posts.
Just this week, GolfNewsRI’s story on Warwick Country Club’s new incentive program did hundreds of page views.
Meanwhile, the company’s story on former CBS golf analyst Peter Kostis blasting the charity skins game got tons of social media action and even triggered a response from Kostis himself.
Along with reporting big stories like the CVS Classic, and golf restriction updates, GolfNewsRI has also brought local golf course news to the forefront.
Stories such as a courses switching from raised cups to foam inserts and other courses aerating their greens proved to be some of the most important stories to RI golfers.
GolfNewsRI has had contributions from some of the top pros in the state, including Kirkbrae’s Mike Bradshaw, Kings Crossing’s Peter Walsh and Rick Holcomb.
The company seeks to add local golf pros to its roster of contributors in the coming days, weeks and months.