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

SVG Summit 2018: What’s Next in Sports Tech — 5G, AR, HDR, POV Cams, At-Home Production

Whether it is a new POV camera, improved player miking and audio mixing, or augmented reality and data visualization, there are more ways than ever to keep fans engaged. In addition, next-gen technologies and workflows like HDR, Dolby Atmos, 5G, and at-home production are changing the way the live sports productions tell the story on […]  More

SVG Summit Draws Record Crowd, Spotlights Top Tech Trends in Sports Production

The 13th-annual SVG Summit drew a packed house of more than 1,400 sports-production professionals at the New York Hilton Midtown Hotel Dec. 10-11 for two days of informational panels, star-studded keynotes, in-depth workshops, cutting-edge technology showcases, and plenty of networking opportunities. With 50 sessions featuring 155 speakers as well as more than 70 exhibits, the 2018 […]  More

NEP Group Acquires BSI, Further Boosting Specialty Capture Services

In a deal that unites two of the biggest names in live-sports production, NEP Group has acquired Baltimore-based wireless-equipment and -services provider Broadcast Sports International (BSI). The company’s solutions include wireless camera systems, wireless audio systems, wireless communications systems and digital technology to receive, decode and distribute images and sounds. The move brings one of […]  More

Riot Games Caps Off League of Legends Season With Vegas-Style All-Star Event at HyperX Esports Arena

Riot Games closes out its 2018 League of Legends campaign this week in style. Thanks to fan feedback, this year’s edition of its annual LoL All-Star event will emphasize fun over gravely serious competition, with 72 pro players and key esports influencers from across the globe participating in a range of tournaments and alternate game […]  More

Esports Production Forum: How the Cloud and Object Storage Are Changing MAM for Esports

Esports-content creators face a unique challenge when it comes to postproduction and media-asset-management (MAM). With content pouring into archives at an exponential rate, esports operations are finding unique new workflows to manage this tidal wave of video. In addition, since most game publishers and esports organizations have a true greenfield opportunity in building their production […]  More