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

Sportradar, SportsGrid To Launch Free, 24-Hour Sports-Betting Network

The first free, round-the-clock, sports-betting network in the U.S. is officially on its way. Sports-data provider  Sportradar and sports-betting/daily fantasy programmer SportsGrid have announced a partnership to launch a free, 24-hour network dedicated to the sports betting audience. The partnership marries Sportradar’s ad tech, OTT technology and data with SportsGrid’s original programming featuring coverage and […]  More

NAB 2019 Reflections: CenturyLink’s Derek Anderson on Expanding Cloud-Based Media and Services

With the recently acquired Level 3 Communications fully integrated into the company portfolio, CenturyLink made a series of announcements at NAB 2019 expanding its cloud-based media and OTT services. The Vyvx suite of fiber-based broadcast services is integrated with Google Cloud Platform (GCP). In addition, a global agreement with Streamroot provides peer-to-peer networking solutions that […]  More

NAB 2019 Reflections: Levels Beyond CEO Art Raymond on the Evolution of Reach Engine, AI, Esports

At the Amazon Web Services booth at NAB 2019, Levels Beyond showcased the latest integrations of its Reach Engine Media Production as a Service (MPaaS) platform with AWS. Its partner portal at the AWS booth highlighted how Reach Engine 2.6 has integrated with Amazon Cognito, AWS Elemental MediaConvert, and Amazon S3 and S3 Glacier to […]  More

SVG On Demand: Lawo’s Jamie Dunn on the Company’s Loaded IP and Audio Product Line

Specializing in both audio and IP-based solutions, its of little surprise that Lawo’s NAB Show booth is loaded with cutting-edge gear designed to support the sports video production industry. The company certainly hasn’t shied away from diving into IP, helping support more than 50 major real-world IP projects. Our Jason Dachman visits with Jamie Dunn, […]  More

SVG On Demand: CenturyLink’s Elio Parente on the Growth in Cloud-based OTT Service Offerings

CenturyLink is making its convention center debut at this year’s show and with it comes a series of expansions its cloud-based media and OTT services. Even the company’s Vyvx suite of fiber-based broadcast services now offers connectivity into the Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Our Jason Dachman picks the brain of Elio Parente. Senior Director, Solutions […]  More

SVG On Demand: Thomas Riedel Delves Into the Newest Member of the Riedel Artist Family

On Monday at the 2019 NAB Show, Riedel Communications unveiled the new Artist-1024 node, an expansion to the Artist intercom ecosystem. This communications node promises to provide higher port densities and full SMPTE 2110-30/31 (AES67) compliance. Our Jason Dachman caught up with Riedel Communications founder Thomas Riedel to learn about it all.  More