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

Shure Previews New Wireless Monitor System at NAMM

Shure has announced the upcoming release of the PSM 900 Wireless Personal Monitor System, which delivers top-quality audio and RF performance for professional events, installations, and tours. The product was previewed at the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Show in Anaheim, CA. At the heart of the PSM 900 system are an all-metal, ultra-thin […]  More

ESPN On Demand Lands on Comcast Cable

ESPN On Demand has arrived on Comcast, offering the cable giant’s approximately 17 million digital cable subscribers the chance to watch selected ESPN programming without commercial interruption. The new platform, which hit Comcast subscribers’ video-on-demand (VOD) menus earlier this week, features content ranging from original ESPN content to all-inclusive coverage of ESPN’s major sporting events […]  More

CSN Chicago Sets Blackhawks Ratings Record Yet Again

Comcast SportsNet Chicago delivered its highest rating ever for a Chicago Blackhawks regular season game last night, scoring a 4.15 household rating for the Blackhawks home game against the division rival Columbus Blue Jackets. The Blackhawks 3-0 victory marks the fifth time this season that CSN Chicago has broken its own ratings record for a […]  More

The Longest 11 Minutes in Sports

As the biggest weekends of the NFL season approach, every sports fan will devote almost entire weekends to three-hour telecasts of each NFL playoff game plus hours upon hours to the shoulder programming that surrounds them. But how much football will they actually be watching? Only 11 minutes, according to a new Wall Street Journal […]  More

NBCU to Double 2010 Olympics Coverage

NBC Universal has laid out its 2010 Winter Olympics schedule and is nearly doubling its coverage from the Torino, Italy Games in 2006. NBCU will offer 835 hours of coverage (compared to 419 hours for the 2006 Games) from all 15 sports competitions across six different platforms – NBC, USA, MSNBC, CNBC, Universal HD, and […]  More

2D Viewers Fall by Wayside in 3D Hoopla

The trend toward 3D has left many 2D viewers who aren’t interested in the new technology in the dust. While widespread 3D TV is still a long way away, some people simply don’t want it. What are they to do? Rafe Needleman at CNET takes a look at where this large segment of the TV […]  More

IOC May Hold Off On Bidding for 2014, 2016 Games

The International Olympic Committee is seriously considering delaying the bidding for the 2014 and 2016 Games until next year due to the major broadcasters’ continued struggles as a result of a shaky advertising market. According to The Wall Street Journal, the IOC had planned to sell the television rights this spring following the 2010 Vancouver […]  More

Muller Added to Salzbrenner Stagetec Marketing Team

Salzbrenner Stagetec has added Desiree Muller to its marketing team in order to coordinate the press and public relations of the company as well as support the marketing efforts of the national and international distribution partners. “The Mediagroup is a worldwide conglomerate with activities in the Broadcast and Theatre markets.  With manufacturing facilities across Germany, […]  More