David Eden is a veteran journalist and was the Emmy-award winning Managing Editor and Executive Producer at Cleveland’s CBS affiliate (WOIO) and Editor-in-Chief of the Cleveland Free Times. He worked for the Dallas Times Herald, Detroit News, The Minneapolis Star, Cleveland Plain Dealer and Albuquerque Journal in a variety of capacities. Eden was the TV and media critic in Detroit and Dallas and held top editing positions, including Assistant Managing Editor of two newspapers (Dallas, Minneapolis), National & Foreign Editor and manager of the Cleveland Plain Dealer’s Washington, DC, news bureau, Sports Editor (Dallas, Minneapolis), Features Editor (Dallas, Minneapolis), Sunday Magazine Editor (Dallas, Cleveland), chief film critic (Minneapolis, Dallas) and columnist. He was a professor at the United Arab Emirates University in Abu Dhabi where he taught journalism and worked in the Jewish non-profit world as chief administrative officer of Hillel International. Eden has consulted in strategic and crisis communications for more than 25 years. He has a bachelor's degree from Miami University and a Master's degree from the University of Missouri's School of Journalism.