Charlene Goto is a Bay Area native and has been working in market 4 San Francisco since 2002. A Television & Radio graduate of San Francisco State University, she got her start in broadcasting as a Production Assistant for the cable channel TechTV, while also working on the award-nominated programs CyberCrime & Tech Live.
She began her venture into radio with an internship on “The Sarah & Vinnie Morning Show”, a top-rated morning show on CBS Radio in San Francisco. She parlayed her internship into becoming the San Francisco Affiliate Producer for “The Howard Stern Show” on Live105 FM and then became the co-producer of “The Sarah & No Name Show”, as well as Programming Coordinator for Alice@97.3.
In 2008, she moved on to work with Westwood One & Metro Networks (Now iHeartMedia’s Total Traffic Network) as a news & traffic producer for morning drive, covering the Northern California Region. In 2012, she worked with The RadioSlot Media Network, serving as Executive Producer of Programming & Co-Network Director. She helped to launch RadioSlot Productions, developing new programming, talent, and events.
She has served as the Executive Producer for the nationally syndicated radio program “The Straight Male Friend Show with Marcus Osborne & Friends”, then Co-Founded the digital media company Breathe Entertainment. There she served as VP of Programming, managing hosts and developing new content and talent for the digital station known as Breathe Radio.
More recently, she worked as a producer for Cumulus Media’s KFOG Radio, working with The Matt Pinfield Morning Show. Currently, she’s a Consulting Producer for SiriusXM Satellite Radio, working with the Wharton School of Business & other San Francisco based XM programs.
In February of 2015, she founded her own production company, Go-To Productions. There, she works with a wide variety of clients producing and developing content for radio shows, podcasts, video shows, and live events. To date, Go-To Productions affiliated projects have seen over 1million listens & views, and has worked with over 100 different podcasts.