SVG Summit 2019: NBA 2K League’s Matt Arden, Blizzard’s Pete Emminger Outline the Future of Esports in 2020

There’s no denying that esports has cemented its status in the mainstream after notable improvements in 2019. With new arenas like Esports Stadium Arlington, HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas at the Luxor, and the upcoming Fusion Arena for the Overwatch League in 2021, there is room for even more growth that has yet to be […]  More

Esports Production Summit: ESL’s Simon Eicher on Prepping for Intel World Open at 2020 Summer Olympics, Pushing Toward Mobile Gameplay

ESL’s reach across the globe is a massive one. And, after multiple ESL One events were unfurled during its 2019 calendar, the esports entity is gearing up for next year’s action at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo with the Intel World Open. At the SVG Esports Production Summit, our Chief Editor Jason Dachman spoke with […]  More

NBC Sports Elevates Molly Solomon to Executive Producer and President, NBC Olympics Production

On Tuesday, NBC Sports Group named industry veteran Molly Solomon executive producer and president, NBC Olympics Production, taking over the top post vacated by Jim Bell earlier this month. In the position, Solomon oversees the entire day-to-day editorial production of NBC Olympics’ coverage, beginning with the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo.  More

SVG Esports Production Summit Returns to Los Angeles as Emerging Sector Continues To Grow

Esports isn’t just the fastest-growing live-entertainment sector; it’s also one of the biggest drivers of technological innovation for live production today. At SVG’s second-annual Esports Production Summit, more than 400 attendees — representing a wide cross-section of publishers, leagues, venues, broadcasters, streaming outlets, technology vendors, and more — gathered at the Sheraton Universal Hotel to […]  More