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

US Open 2018: Gearhouse Broadcast Drives Evolving Host-Feed Operation

In 2015, ESPN and Gearhouse Broadcast revamped the entire broadcast operation at the US Open, replacing an army of trucks, temporary cabins, and flypacks with a two-story broadcast center at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (NTC). Three years later, this streamlined operation continues to bear fruit for domestic-rights holder and host broadcaster […]  More

NFL Kickoff 2018: From Green Zone to Dual SkyCams, NBC Sports Has Big Plans for Sunday Night Football

Kicking off the 2018 NFL campaign tonight in Philadelphia, NBC Sports is bringing new and enhanced production elements to its Sunday Night Football slate. From the much discussed new Green Zone graphic — which illustrates the distance between the line of scrimmage and the first-down marker — to a heavy dose of SkyCam and NFL […]  More

Live From the US Open: Tennis Channel Adds Live Qualifiers to Stacked Programming Slate

In Tennis Channel’s 10th year at the US Open, its first service began a week early with coverage of all five broadcast courts during the US Open Qualifying Tournament (Aug. 21-24) at the Billie Jean King USTA National Tennis Center (NTC). The qualifiers added nearly 40 hours of live tennis to the network’s coverage, including daily […]  More

Universal Open Rocket League Brings NBC Sports Mothership, RSNs Together for Esports Extravaganza

NBC Sports Group continued its push into the esports realm this month with the second season of Universal Open Rocket League, its joint-venture tournament with FACEIT. Last weekend’s Grand Finals at NBC Sports Group’s International Broadcast Center in Stamford, CT, was the culmination of a month-long, company-wide effort that utilized resources from both the NBC […]  More

Fox Sports Southwest Puts Texas-Size Spotlight on High School With ‘Texas Football Days’

When it comes to high school football, it simply doesn’t get any bigger than Texas. And, with that in mind, Fox Sports Southwest (FSSW) is rolling out “Texas Football Days” across the state this week for the second consecutive season. The week-long gridiron celebration will culminate on Friday when Fox Sports Southwest produces 15 straight […]  More

SVG On Demand: Riot Games Boosts League of Legends Production With Object-Based Storage

As a truly global brand, Riot Games was looking to build a content-management system that would allow its esports production and distribution teams to seamlessly share content with partners across the globe. The Riot Games technical team selected an object-based storage and orchestration solution because it provided the capability to serve its on-premises workflows and […]  More