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 – and is one of the primary contributors to SVG's daily coverage of the sports-video-production industry. A member of the SVG team since 2009, Dachman also serves as Program Director for SVG's Esports Production Forum, RSN Summit, Sports Content Management Forum, Sports Graphics Forum, and TranSPORT conference. 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, with his wife Alyson.

Recent Posts by Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

NBA 2K League Tips Off Season With REMI Workflow Featuring 25 Flypacks, Central Production Hub

Having been forced to postpone its 2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic, the NBA 2K League returns to the virtual hardcourt tonight. Although the action won’t take place in a new Manhattan studio as planned, all 23 teams will be competing online, thanks to a unique remote-production workflow developed by the league and its […]  More

Virgin Australia Supercars Championship Teams With Gravity Media for BP Supercars All Stars Eseries Productions

When the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship shut down in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Australian motor-racing series joined the growing list of circuits that have gone the esports route. In an effort to keep fans engaged, the circuit launched the BP Supercars All Stars Eseries, with Supercars drivers competing from their homes via […]  More

UFC, BeckTV Resume Integration of UFC Apex Broadcast-Operations Center in Las Vegas

After pausing technical integration and commissioning on March 13 because of the coronavirus pandemic, UFC has restarted work on its IP-based, 4K-capable broadcast-operations center (BOC) at UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The mixed-martial-arts company and systems integrator BeckTV are following Federal Coronavirus Guidelines, and equipment is being commissioned remotely whenever possible.  More

Producing From Home – Virtual Control Room Edition: Technologies Being Deployed for At-Home Production Today

As the coronavirus lockdown has forced nearly every major sports broadcaster to work from home in recent weeks, content creators are discovering new tools that allow crews to produce, edit, manage, and deliver content reliably from the comfort of their own homes. Whether bleeding-edge technologies new to the broadcast community or well-established tools from traditional […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: AJA Video Systems’ Bryce Button on the Rise of HDR and 8K

In an effort to keep the broadcast-technology community informed this spring, throughout April, SVG is hosting a series of SportsTech On Demand video interviews with executives from the industry’s top technology vendors discussing their latest product releases and company news. Our Jason Dachman sat down with Bryce Button, director, product marketing, AJA Video Systems, about the […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Arvato Systems’ Ben Davenport on How VPMS EditMate Allows Remote Editors to Stay Productive

In an effort to keep the broadcast-technology community informed this spring, throughout April, SVG is hosting a series of SportsTech On Demand video interviews with executives from the industry’s top technology vendors discussing their latest product releases and company news. Our Jason Dachman sat down with Ben Davenport, portfolio manager, Arvato Systems, about the company’s efforts. […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Quantum’s Jamie Lerner Sounds Off on VirtualQ Event, ActiveScale Acquisition, and Power of NVMe

In an effort to keep the broadcast-technology community informed this spring, throughout April, SVG is hosting a series of SportsTech On Demand video interviews with executives from the industry’s top technology vendors discussing their latest product releases and company news. Our Jason Dachman sat down with Jamie Lerner, CEO, chairman, and president, Quantum, about the […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Cisco Systems’ Diana Candela on Supporting Sports Broadcasters’ Needs During the Pandemic

In an effort to keep the broadcast-technology community informed this spring, throughout April, SVG is hosting a series of SportsTech On Demand video interviews with executives from the industry’s top technology vendors discussing their latest product releases and company news. Our Jason Dachman sat down with Diana Candela, regional manager, media & entertainment, Cisco Systems, about […]  More

DTV Audio Group To Host Webinar Addressing Audio Production in the Age of Coronavirus on May 6

The DTV Audio Group has announced it will be hosting a live webinar on Wednesday, May 6 at 2 p.m. ET to explore the audio-production challenges ahead for the sports-production industry. In this forum, a panel of leading sports mixers and sound designers, along with other DTVAG members, will discuss Sports Audio for Crowd-Less Games and Preparing […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Spectra Logic’s Hossein ZiaShakeri on Transforming the Company Into a Viable Storage Option

In an effort to keep the broadcast-technology community informed this spring, throughout April, SVG is hosting a series of SportsTech On Demand video interviews with executives from the industry’s top technology vendors discussing their latest product releases and company news. Our Jason Dachman sat down with Hossein ZiaShakeri, SVP, business development and strategic alliances, Spectra […]  More