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

NEP Gets Creative With Drone, Cineflex Cams at FISA World Rowing Championships

With a massive 2,000-meter-long course at a venue that had never hosted a live TV event, last month’s FISA World Rowing Championships proved to be one of NEP’s more unusual live productions. Working with SANCA (Suncoast Aquatic Nature Center) World Rowing Productions and FISA (Fédération Internationale des Sociétés d’Aviron), NEP was on hand at Nathan […]  More

SVG@Notre Dame Event Takes 100+ Video Pros Behind the Scenes at State-of-the Art Stadium, New Media Center

SVG headed to the University of Notre Dame this week, as more than 100 sports-video–production leaders arrived in South Bend, IN, for a one-of-a-kind two-day event: SVG@Notre Dame. The event on Oct. 10-11 featured behind-the-scenes tours and panel sessions providing an overview of the recently completed renovations to Notre Dame Stadium and the new Rex […]  More

IBC Reflections: Dell EMC’s Tom Burns on End-to-End Solutions, the Importance of ‘Data Hygiene’

IBC 2017 marked the first for the Dell EMC brand. Although Dell’s $67 billion deal to acquire EMC had closed just days before IBC 2016, this year’s show in Amsterdam was the first where the newly formed Dell EMC was leveraging both entities’ assets to create an end-to-end workflow and infrastructure solution. In addition, Dell […]  More

IBC Reflections: Cisco’s Roger Sherwood, Samira Panah on the Cisco Media Blueprint as a Roadmap for the IP Transition

Cisco was at IBC 2017 promoting the traction it has gained with its Cisco Media Blueprint as M&E organizations look to transition their operations to IP. Among the major media clients implementing the Media Blueprint, according to Cisco, are NBCUniversal and Viacom. During the show, SVG sat down with Cisco’s Roger Sherwood, global strategy, M&E, […]  More

Register Now: SVG Members Receive Free AES New York 2017 Passes

The Sports Video Group has arranged for its members to receive a complimentary Exhibits-Plus Badge to AES New York 2017. This badge is good for the Exhibition PLUS all Special Events, the Project Studio Expo, and the Live Sound Expo. All AES New York 2017 registrations include the co-located NAB Show New York Exhibition and Core […]  More

IBC Reflections: Square Box Systems CEO Dave Clack on How CatDV Opens Up MAM for Sports Organizations

Square Box Systems headed to IBC 2017 with the latest version of its flagship CatDV media-asset–management (MAM) system in tow. Among its highlights is a new plug-in architecture for CatDV Worker 7, the platform’s general-purpose automation engine, which enables users to build customized workflows and automate file processing. SVG sat down with Square Box Systems […]  More

IBC Reflections: Arista Networks’ Ed Chapman Sees Broadcast’s Transition to IP in Full Swing

Not surprisingly, Arista Networks was all about IP at IBC 2017. As the broadcast industry continues to transition from baseband to an IP infrastructure, the switch manufacturer has made the M&E industry a major priority. At the show, Arista was part of the IP Showcase, in which several vendors demonstrated live IP interoperable workflows. In […]  More