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

NFL Draft 2020: NFL Media Deploys iPhone Production Kits, Coordinates 600+ Live Feeds To Bring Virtual Draft to Fans

Each year, the NFL Draft production somehow gets even bigger and more complex than the year before. As the grandiose plans for the 2020 NFL Draft in Las Vegas came together at the beginning of March, NFL Media VP of Production Dave Shaw believed it could be the most challenging operation to date for the […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Rush Media Company’s Tim Eichorst on the Embracing Disruption During A Transformative Time

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 Tim Eichorst, owner, Rush Media Company, about the company’s efforts. Rush […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Caringo’s Adrian Herrera Unveils New Object-Storage Swarm Server Appliances

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 Adrian Herrera, VP, marketing, Caringo, about the company’s efforts. Adrian J […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: SyncWords’ Giovanni Galvez Talks Captioning and Subtitling Automation

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 Giovanni Galvez, VP, business development, SyncWords, about the company’s efforts. Syncwords […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Nutanix’s Roger Singh on the Power of Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

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 Roger Singh, director, business development, media & entertainment, Nutanix […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: VISTA WorldLink’s Joshua Liemer and Mike Freedman on USL eCup Remote Production

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 VISTA Worldlink President Joshua Liemer and Executive Producer Mike […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: MeyerPro’s Steve Meyer Previews New 4K, 12G Flypack

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 Steve Meyer, president and founder, MeyerPro, about the company’s […]  More

Activision Blizzard Esports Blazes Cloud-Based Remote-Production Trail With Grass Valley’s New GV AMPP Platform

In April 2018, Activision Blizzard Esports knew that its newly minted Overwatch League operation would be moving from centralized tournaments at Blizzard Arena in Burbank, CA, to a home-and-away model in 2020. With that in mind, the broadcast team was on the lookout for a fully cloud-based remote-production system, which did not yet exist, to […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Chesapeake Systems’ Jason Paquin on How Lockdown Has Impacted Systems Integration

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 Jason Paquin, CEO, Chesapeake Systems, about the company’s efforts. […]  More

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Blackbird’s Ian McDonough on How Remote Editing Has Kept Sports Media Up and Running

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 Ian McDonough, CEO, Blackbird, about the company’s efforts. Blackbird […]  More