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Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

As Chief Editor, Dachman oversees all aspects of SVG's North American editorial operations, including the thrice-weekly SVG Insider newsletter and SVG’s annual print publications. A member of the SVG team since 2009, Dachman also serves as Program Director for SVG's Sports Asset Management & Storage (SAMS) Forum, RSN Summit, Sports Graphics Forum, and TranSPORT event. Prior to joining SVG, he spent three years covering local sports for The Patriot Ledger in Quincy, MA, and spent two years on the production staff of SiriusXM Satellite Radio's The Ron & Fez Show. Dachman began his career in the Sports Information Department at Northeastern University in Boston, where he earned a BA in Media Communications and Cinema Studies. A native of Denver, CO, Jason currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.

Recent Posts by Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Sports Venue Production Summit: How Teams Can Use Social Media, Digital Platforms To Engage Their Fans

With the quality of the in-home broadcast experience at an all-time high, sports venues must work harder than ever to entice fans to leave their living rooms and catch a game in person. In addition, teams are finding new ways to leverage existing video content coming out of their control rooms to create a stronger ROI […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: Eleven Sports Managing Director Danny Menken on the Launch of America’s Newest Sports Network

This month, Eleven Sports officially launched in the U.S. after acquiring certain distribution assets from struggling ONE World Sports. Eleven Sports, which debuted in 2015, already operates multiple linear channels and streaming platforms in Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Singapore, and Taiwan. The company enters the U.S. market with a fully rebranded cable channel available in 50 million U.S. homes […]  More

Behind the Mic: ESPN Names New NFL Studio Hosts; Big Hurt, Charlie Hustle Back in Fox MLB Studio

Behind the Mic provides a roundup of recent news regarding on-air talent, including deals, departures, and new assignments compiled from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, ESPN names new NFL Studio hosts, Charlie Hustle and The Big Hurt head back to the studio for Fox Sports, Doug Gottlieb heads to Fox Sports Radio as CBS […]  More

Sports Venue Production Summit: How Minneapolis’s Pro Sports Teams Are Energizing Their Fans In-Venue

As the in-venue–video experience evolves to include larger-than-life displays, concourse TVs, mobile apps, and more, the role of game-day producer is changing. At SVG’s Sports Venue Production Summit last week at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, producers from the Vikings, Timberwolves, Twins, Wild, and Minnesota United FC weighed in on what steps they’ve taken to […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: Telemundo Deportes’ Velazquez Previews Confed Cup, World Cup 2018 Plans

As EVP, programming production and content, Telemundo Deportes, Eli Velazquez leads the division’s sports programming, acquisitions and production. Working closely with NBC Sports, he coordinates resources and existing production capabilities to provide Telemundo Network, Universo, and their respective digital platforms with high-quality sports content. The longtime Telemundo veteran has a busy two years ahead with […]  More

Ratings Roundup: CBS/Turner March Madness Is Most Watched in 24 Years; WBC Delivers Record Ratings for MLBN

Ratings roundup is a rundown of ratings news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, CBS and Turner are seeing the most-watched NCAA Tournament in 24 years, while MLB Network is garnering record audiences for Team USA’s World Baseball Classic run.   More

MLB Network Honors the Late, Great Russell Gabay During World Baseball Classic Telecasts

Long-time sports-production executive and SVG Advisory Board member Russell Gabay, who served as VP and EP for MLB International for the past two decades, died on Nov. 7, 2016, at the age of 59. Among his greatest accomplishments at Major League Baseball was his work on the World Baseball Classic, an event that has grown in stature […]  More

ONE World Sports Relaunches as Eleven Sports; Questions Regarding Unpaid Freelancers Remain

Over the weekend, ONE World Sports’ linear channel relaunched as Eleven Sports, complete with new branding and graphics. Although the London-based Eleven Sports has yet to make an official announcement, it appears that the struggling ONE World Sports — which furloughed nearly all its employees and began airing to reruns in November as it searched for a buyer — has […]  More