Karen Hogan Ketchum, Senior Editor

Karen Hogan Ketchum, Senior Editor

Joining the SVG team in 2011, Karen Hogan Ketchum focuses on the venue industry while also reporting on a variety of sports-production and -technology topics as senior editor. She oversees SVG’s print publications and drives the company’s Venue Initiative, coordinating the program for the Sports Venue Production Summit and Venue Production Seminars and serving as editor for SVG’s annual Venue Production Journal. In addition, Hogan Ketchum is the director of the Women’s Sports Media Initiative. Hogan Ketchum began her career in sports at Fordham University with WFUV Sports, serving as Supervising Producer of “One on One,” WFUV Sports’ weekly call-in show. After graduating in 2009, she spent the 2009-10 season in the public relations department of the Trenton Devils (ECHL) before taking on a freelance copy editor assignment with Professional Sports Publications. A New Jersey native, Hogan Ketchum currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.

Recent Posts by Karen Hogan Ketchum, Senior Editor

NAB Reflections: Diversified SVP Duane Yoslov on Importance of Show Presence, IP and VR for Sports Venues

Having acquired The Systems Group just prior to NAB 2016 and inherited its booth, Diversified set out to make NAB 2017 — its second as an exhibitor — bigger and better. The company has doubled its team, expanded its services, and counts the Atlanta Falcons’ Mercedes-Benz Stadium and Detroit Red Wings’ Little Caesars Arena among […]  More

Pittsburgh Pirates’ Super Bucco Run Rides on Ross Video XPression

Baseball teams have long sought ways to engage with fans through the use of interactive games played between innings. Whether on the stadium’s main video display or on fans’ smartphones, those games usually consist of thousands of fans interacting with a single experience. The Pittsburgh Pirates have taken the idea of interactive games a step […]  More

NAB Reflections: Ross Video’s Kevin Cottam Discusses Company’s Growth in Sports Venues

Following its annual Sunday-night NAB Keynote in front of a packed house, Ross Video kept the momentum going on the NAB 2017 exhibit floor with a booth that stayed busy throughout the week. One of the main attractions was Graphite, its newly launched all-in-one production solution combining the capabilities of a Carbonite production switcher, a […]  More

Newly Launched AEG Studios Surrounds Partners With Branded Content

AEG, in response to its partners’ growing desire for branded content, has launched a branded-content division across its wide range of sports, music, and facilities properties. AEG Studios, an in-house production shop, will support the company’s global partnerships with innovative, original content ranging from short-form content for social-media channels to long-form documentary features.  More

NAB Reflections: PSSI Global Services/Strategic TV’s Matt Bridges, Rob Lamb Discuss Rise of REMI, 4K

PSSI Global Services got off to a busy start in 2017, serving as the exclusive transmission provider for ESPN’s coverage of the College Football Playoff National Championship Game. As the first company to manage both satellite and fiber technologies for ESPN, PSSI engineered 24 outbound and six inbound feeds via satellite and also provided encoding […]  More