Fri, Nov 28, 2014
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Meet Franco Finn
KOFY TV welcomes Franco Finn as it’s newest Hosting Personailty! Franco has been the Golden State Warriors’ “Hype Man"/MC and TV Personality on "Warriors TV" at Oracle Arena for 11 years as well as on “Warriors Weekly” show seen on Comcast SportsNet. Franco is also in his 6th season as the special events MC/host for the San Francisco Giants.Franco is also an entertainment correspondent for CBS, interviewing Hollywood celebrities from Jamie Foxx to music rock stars like Metallica. His show “The Hype TV” (www.the-hype.tv) also provides content, red carpet coverage, exclusive celebrity interviews, and special event features on CBS online.
Previously, Franco also worked 4 seasons as a TV personality & reporter for the Oakland Raiders’ “Raiders Report Show” which aired on Comcast SportsNet and the NFL Network. His previous media stints include being the on-air radio personality, reporter and talk show host for Radio Disney AM 1310, AM 1470 KIID (“Kid Talk”), KGO Newstalk AM 810, Movin' 99.7 FM ,106.9 Free FM, and ESPN Radio. He also hosted the television program "Stir TV" which was seen worldwide on the International Channel Network, NBC, WB, and locally on KTSF 26.
In his spare time, he is an actor doing both on-camera and voice-overs. He has done numerous commercials both local, regional & national, as well as many corporate/industrial projects for various major companies. Franco also hosts/emcees several local festivals & ethnic events throughout the year and is also a professional auctioneer.