Jen Franklin, vice president of digital media, oversees CSNBayArea.com and
CSNCalifornia.com and all digital, mobile and social platforms for Comcast
SportsNet Bay Area and Comcast SportsNet California, both part of the NBC
Sports Regional Networks.
Franklin is responsible for the day-to-day operations and growth of the sites
including strategy, revenue generation, marketing, product and editorial
programming. She oversees the network’s partnerships with Yahoo! Sports and
NBCBayArea.com and manages a staff of 17 employees. Franklin, a four-time
Northern California Emmy Award winner, joined the network in 1998 as a
receptionist, has also held marketing, affiliate sales and on-air promotions
positions. A native of Walnut Creek, Calif., Franklin received her bachelor of arts
degree in broadcast management from Arizona State University. She currently
resides in Oakland.
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area and Comcast SportsNet California serve more than
four million households in Northern California, Nevada, Southern Oregon and
Hawaii. Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, the television home of MLB’s San
Francisco Giants, NBA’s Golden State Warriors, AFL’s San Jose SaberCats and
the official regional sports network of the San Francisco 49ers, also features a
robust lineup of Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and original programming.
Comcast SportsNet California offers live coverage of MLB’s Oakland Athletics,
NBA’s Sacramento Kings, NHL’s San Jose Sharks, MLS’s San Jose
Earthquakes and is the official regional sports network of the Oakland Raiders.