Founded by Television Personality, Kristin Smith, The Hosting Co. is a boutique media coaching agency that specializes in coaching Talent for on-air & on-stage work through intensive training and mentorship.

We believe in mentorship for success; coachability coupled with hard work + help are critical in shaping a thriving career. 

Our coaching philosophy is deeply rooted in mental discipline and healthy perspectives that help Creatives get out of their own way in order to unleash their highest potential. Our curriculums contain exclusive techniques, strategies and practical application. One-on-one mentorship and accountability are our bread & butter.

Our client roster includes aspiring news personalities, professional athletes looking to transition to broadcasting, corporate teams & executives, and working hosts who want to sharpen their skills.... because it's NEVER TOO LATE to build a team that will help you get to the top.

We're looking forward to working with you!


Kristin Smith is a national TV Host and Media Coach with over 15 years of on-camera & public speaking experience.


Currently a Sports & Entertainment Anchor/Reporter for CBS Los Angeles, well known for hosting Twentieth Television’s nationally syndicated news magazine show, Top 30, and perhaps best recognized for her successful career as a Morning Show Anchor on FOX, Kristin has become a true chameleon in the entertainment industry. 


Expanding into the lifestyle space, she spent two seasons as a parenting expert on The Hallmark Channel’s Emmy nominated “Home & Family” show, as well as accumulated over two dozen keynote speaking credits.


As a Media Coach, Kristin has coached numerous Creatives, helping them build successful careers in broadcasting and on stage.


Having mastered the craft of dynamic storytelling and presentation, Kristin prides herself on helping others unleash their highest potential. 


Kristin resides in Los Angeles with her husband and two children. She and her husband serve as Directors of non-profit, MERCYworldwide (mercyww.org)  and also hold a leadership role in the AMS (arts, media & sports) Ministry of Christians in the entertainment industry. 




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