Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

As Chief Editor, Dachman oversees all aspects of SVG's North American editorial operations, including the thrice-weekly 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 Asset Management & Storage (SAMS) Forum, RSN Summit, Sports Graphics Forum, and TranSPORT event. Prior to joining SVG, he spent three years covering local sports for The Patriot Ledger in Quincy, MA, and spent two years 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 Brooklyn, NY.

Recent Posts by Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

PyeongChang 2018: NBC Olympics, Intel To Deliver 50+ Hours of Live VR Coverage

During the XXIII Olympic Winter Games from PyeongChang, South Korea, NBC Olympics and Intel True VR will provide more than 50 hours of live virtual-reality coverage via the NBC Sports VR app to authenticated users with Windows Mixed Reality headsets, Samsung Gear VR, Google Cardboard, or Google Daydream and compatible iOS or Android devices. It […]  More

Live From CES 2018: Samsung Goes Modular With ‘The Wall’ MicroLED TV Tech, Unveils 8K Upscaling TV

Samsung (Booth 15006) made a splash at CES this week with the announcement of “The Wall,” a self-emitting modular MicroLED TV technology that can be consumer-customized for any size, resolution, or form. Having revealed the first-ever modular TV, which has a 146-in. display, at the First Look CES event on Sunday, Samsung further detailed the […]  More

Live From CES 2018: Panasonic Unveils First-Ever OLED TVs To Support HDR10+ Dynamic Metadata

Panasonic furthered its commitment to the HDR10+ format at CES on Monday, announcing the first OLED TV sets to be available in 2018 that support HDR10+ dynamic-metadata technology: the FZ950 and FZ800 sets (each available in 65-in. and 55-in. sizes). Announcement of the new sets is part of Panasonic’s major HDR10+ push at CES, including […]  More

Live From CES 2018: Fox, Panasonic, and Samsung To Launch HDR10+ Platform With ‘Nominal Administrative Fee’

At CES this week, 20th Century Fox, Panasonic, and Samsung have announced that their HDR10+ platform will soon be made available to content companies; manufacturers of UHD TVs, Blu-ray disc players/recorders, and set-top boxes; and system-on-a chip (SoC) vendors, royalty-free with what they’re calling “only a nominal administrative fee.”  More

Live From CES 2018: LG Puts Focus on HDR, AI With Latest Lineup of OLED, LCD TVs

At CES today, LG unveiled its latest lineup of 4K OLED and LCD TVs, complete with enhanced HDR and 120-fps functionality, Dolby Atmos immersive audio, the company’s new ThinQ artificial-intelligence technology, the new Alpha 9 intelligent processor, and full-array local dimming (FALD) backlighting. In all, LG rolled out nine 4K LG AI OLED TVs, ranging […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: LH Computer Services’ Doug Cole on the Evolving Storage Needs of Sports-Content Creators

South Florida-based LH Computer Services is a reseller specializing in video-storage solutions for media and entertainment applications and sports. SVG sat down with owner Doug Cole to discuss the latest trends in M&E-content storage, the company’s growing presence in sports-video production, and how the storage needs of sports operations large and small are evolving rapidly.  More

SVG Summit 2017: Don Sperling on How the New York Giants Celebrated the 10th Anniversary of Super Bowl 42

It may have been a tough season on the field for the New York Giants, but it was a big season for Giants Entertainment, the media, marketing, programming, production, and events arm of the club. The division created an exciting content plan celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Giants’ history Super Bowl 42 win over […]  More