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

RSN Summit: Rise of Live Streaming, OTT on Regional Level Reflects Changing Viewership

The digital landscape of the RSN market is evolving rapidly, adapting to shifting viewing habits. In particular, the rise of in-market streaming indicates networks’ intention to reach sports fans wherever they are and on whatever device they prefer, rather than encourage all viewers to watch the linear telecast on their living-room screens. At SVG’s RSN […]  More

RSN Summit: When RSNs Engage With Fans — Wherever They Are — the Business Stays Strong

At last week’s 2017 RSN Summit in Chicago, the executive producers and general managers from MSG Networks, CSN New England, Fox Sports Detroit, and Altitude Sports and Entertainment took the stage to weigh in on the state of the business. And, while they wholeheartedly agreed that the business is healthy, they continually stressed the need […]  More

Woodbine Entertainment, Dome Productions Join Forces on First-Ever 4K Horse Racing Broadcast in North America

The Queen’s Plate, the first jewel in Canada’s thoroughbred racing Triple Crown, is steeped in history. As the oldest continuously run stakes race in North America, the Queen’s Plate dates back to 1860 – 15 years before the first running of the Kentucky Derby and seven years before the Confederation of Canada. However, the Queen’s […]  More

ESPN Shifts Focus From NBA Finals to Future at 2017 Draft

It’s déjà vu all over again at tonight’s NBA Draft, where, following an NBA Finals showdown between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers, the Philadelphia 76ers have the first overall pick for the second straight year at the Barclays Center. Even so, ESPN — broadcasting the NBA Draft for the 15th consecutive year — […]  More

Baltimore Ravens Look To Soar With NFL’s Best After Upgrading Video Production at M&T Bank Stadium

With two Super Bowl victories and a wealth of playoff appearances in their 21-year history, the Baltimore Ravens continually prove that they’re among the NFL’s best on the field. Behind the scenes, that commitment to being a league leader is abundantly clear in the organization’s approach to in-game entertainment at M&T Bank Stadium. Located in […]  More