Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

As Chief Editor, Dachman oversees all aspects of SVG's North American editorial operations, including all news on Sportsvideo.org, the daily 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 Content Management & Storage (SCMS) Forum, RSN Summit, Sports Graphics Forum, and TranSPORT event. Prior to joining SVG, he covered local sports for The Patriot Ledger in Quincy, MA, and served 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 Queens, NY.

Recent Posts by Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

NHL Draft: NBC, NHL Network Roll Out Big-Production Guns at American Airlines Center

The NHL Draft arrives in Dallas tonight, as league execs and top prospects descend upon American Airlines Center to plot out the future of the league’s 31 franchises. A quartet of broadcasters are on-site covering it all, with NBC and NHL Network handling stateside coverage and Sportsnet and TVA delivering English and French coverage to […]  More

Riot Games Boosts At-Home Production at League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational

The concept of at-home production is nothing new for Riot Games, which has been leveraging its West Los Angeles esports-production facility in some fashion for its live productions around the globe for several years. However, over the past 18 months, the videogame publisher has been working on taking the productions to the next level with […]  More

News Roundup: What AT&T/TW Deal and Disney/Comcast’s Bidding War for Fox Mean for Sports-Media Industry

During the busiest week in recent memory – maybe ever – for major media deals, a federal judge’s decision to rule against the Department of Justice’s attempts to block AT&T’s $85 billion takeover of Time Warner and greenlight the mega-merger created a domino effect throughout the rest of the media industry. The following day Comcast […]  More

NBA Finals: Though On-Court Story Is Familiar, 2018 Is a Whole New Ballgame for ABC/ESPN Ops Team

This year’s NBA Finals may be playing out much like last season’s — with the Warriors way ahead of the Cavs going into Game 4 — ABC/ESPN’s production operations are anything but status quo. In addition to confronting new challenges at the familiar venues – Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA, and Quicken Loans Arena in […]  More

Discovery Inks 12-Year, $2B Deal for PGA Tour International TV, Streaming Rights; To Launch Dedicated OTT Platform

Discovery Communications has landed the international TV and streaming rights for the PGA Tour with a newly announced 12-year, $2 billion deal that will begin in 2019. Discovery now holds the global multiplatform live rights outside the U.S. to all PGA Tour media properties, totaling approximately 2,000 hours of content per year. As part of the […]  More

YES Network Deploys High-Frame-Rate Cameras Across the Board for Yankees Game Coverage

Yankee fans are experiencing every tiny detail of the team’s historically high-scoring run this season, thanks to the high-speed efforts of YES Network. This season, YES became what is believed to be the first RSN to activate high-frame-rate–replay capabilities on every main game camera it deploys for home games at Yankee Stadium. All 16 cameras […]  More