Charlie LapastoraSports Anchor

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Charlie's work has been featured on national news networks and online platforms, including NBC News, CNN, Good Morning America, ABC, FOX, CBS, and others. Charlie has produced/reported on multiple stories that have gone viral online. He has generated national sports content--writing, editing, and hosting a sports show that was viewed on multiple online platforms, including YouTube Live and Facebook.

Charlie has a unique skill-set in being able to relate with people from all different backgrounds. He has led sports camps throughout the world and coached basketball in London during the 2012 Olympics. His interviews have included NFL, MLB, NHL, and NBA athletes, a multiple gold-winning-album band, a U.S. Presidential Candidate and state governor, Reach Records rappers/hip hop artists, and multiple politicians, public officials, entertainers, artists, musicians, celebrities, and professional athletes.

Charlie is a jack-of-all-trades. Not only is he a multi-media journalist--writing, shooting video, editing, reporting, anchoring--his extensive list of global experiences range from working for the Detroit Pistons in community relations, acting in television shows and blockbuster movies, to giving the commencement speech at Oakland University. He also was in charge of a sports non-profit organization's social media accounts, boosting followers on Twitter and Instagram and likes on Facebook by more than 100%.

Charlie loves spending time with his family, traveling, mango smoothies, and is a loyal Detroit sports fan.