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

Boland Promoted to Senior Producer at YES

Bill Boland has been promoted to senior producer, production at the YES Network, and will now be the lead producer for YES’ New York Yankees telecasts. The Emmy Award-winning producer will report to John Filippelli, president of production and programming at the YES Network. A 17-year TV veteran, Boland has been with YES since November […]  More

Bulk of ABC’s NASCAR Coverage Shifts to ESPN

ESPN will televise 14 NASCAR Sprint Cup races in 2010, while ABC will broadcast only three primetime Saturday races, according to Multichannel News. Over the past three seasons, ESPN has aired six races and ABC has taken the bulk of the networks’ NASCAR package with 11 races. Included in ESPN’s share of the coverage are […]  More

ESPN On Demand Hits Comcast

Comcast has officially launched ESPN On Demand, which will offer programming that includes the networks 30 for 30 documentary film series as well video from Winter X Games 14 and the upcoming World Cup in South Africa. The recently completed BCS National Championship Game, the World Series of Poker, classic boxing matches and various college […]  More

Globecomm’s Spreizer to Speak at PTC’10

Steven Spreizer, Globecomm Systems VP for network engineering, will be a featured speaker at PTC‘10 on Jan. 17 in Honolulu, HI during the “Integrating Satellite Services into the Cloud” workshop by the Society of Satellite Professionals International and the World Teleport Association. PTC‘10 is the annual conference of the Pacific Telecommunications Council that brings together […]  More

3D Ads on the Horizon?

ESPN in 3D…DirecTV in 3D…Avatar in 3D…So what about Advertising in 3D? Now that the technology for 3D TV is quickly approaching, advertisers are already trying to figure out the best ways to exploit it and just how 3D ad production will work.  More

New HD Truck Carries MTSU to ESPN 360

A newly refurbished HD production truck is helping Middle Tennessee State University elevate its athletics and media departments to a whole new level of exposure. Since the truck began the process of going fully HD last summer, the MTSU Department of Electronic Media Communication has produced two football games for ESPN 360, various basketball and […]  More

Philly High School Employs Technomad PA System

Hatboro-Horsham High School in the Philadelphia suburbs is currently using a Technomad Turnkey PA System for sporting events at its outdoor campus stadium. The school utilized the Technomad system throughout the fall 2009 football season and will use it this spring for track and field events as well as several other outdoor sports and events. […]  More

CES 2010: 3D TV Wrap-Up

The 2010 Consumer Electronics Show is well into everyone’s rearview mirror at this point, so it is finally time to take a step back take a long look at all this 3D TV talk. CNET offers an overview of exactly what all the CES buzz means for the future of 3D TV as well as […]  More

Miami Heat Rely on Canon BU-45H Robotic HD Cameras at Arena

The Miami Heat are currently utilizing four Canon BU-45H remote-control robotic pan-tilt-zoom HD cameras for broadcasts, giant-screen displays, and facility monitoring at its AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami. Two cameras are located inside the facility for game action and crowd shots while the other two are located just outside the arena for scenery and crowd shots. […]  More