Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

Kristian Hernandez handles day-to-day construction of the SVG Insider newsletter, oversees all social media content distribution, and covers various sports technology topics for Sports Video Group. Before joining SVG, Hernandez served as co-founder of CHC-TV, the first student-run television studio at Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, PA. While at CHC, Hernandez produced a daily sports show named “On the Hill with Hernandez” — covering all men’s and women’s athletics for the college. Also, Hernandez spearheaded the college's newspaper, "The Griffin", as its Sports Editor. Hernandez graduated with a BA in Communications. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he currently lives in Hazlet, NJ.

Recent Posts by Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

Behind the Mic: ESPN Reinvigorates Tennis Coverage With Eight New Agreements; Greg Olsen To Work Super Bowl, XFL

Behind the Mic provides a roundup of recent news regarding on-air talent, including new deals, departures, and assignments compiled from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, ESPN signs eight new Tennis talents plus a new hire, and an NFL tight end will be working during the Super Bowl and in […]  More

Ratings Roundup: Titan-Sized Upset Leads NFL Divisional Round; Final Numbers From National Championship in New Orleans

Ratings roundup is a rundown of rating news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, an NFL Divisional Round is highlighted by the upset of Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens, numbers roll in from ESPN’s coverage of the CFP National Championship in New […]  More

SVG Summit: ESPN’s Meg Aronowitz Details Collaborative Relationship With ACC Network, 15 Conference Schools

Before launching the ACC Network, ESPN did its homework and worked diligently with the production teams of all 15 schools. Whether creating a healthy relationship that spawned creative collaboration or evaluating the progress and result of control-room buildouts, the network has been alongside the conference from the beginning. At the SVG Summit, Associate Editor Kristian […]  More

Syracuse University Promotes Diversity With All-Female Production Team

In the sports-video–production industry, Syracuse University ranks among other major collegiate institutions. The university is lauded for its stellar achievements, including once being the home of industry notables Bob Costas, Marv Albert, and Ian Eagle. Today, another feather will go in the school’s cap when an all-female broadcast team, led by on-air talent Beth Mowins […]  More

SVG Summit: Blizzard’s Pete Emminger Previews Home and Away Format for Overwatch, Call of Duty Leagues

Blizzard Entertainment is one of the busiest entities in esports. Whether driving the competitions of the Overwatch League or handling productions of BlizzCon, the company’s largest event that promotes its biggest gaming franchises, the calendar is filled with plenty of large-scale events. At the SVG Summit, SVG Associate Editor Kristian Hernandez and Pete Emminger, VP, […]  More

Live From CFP National Championship: Van Wagner, Saints Team Up on Massive In-Venue Production

LSU and Clemson fans will be fired up ahead of Monday’s College Football Playoff National Championship Game. When they hit the interior of New Orleans’s Mercedes-Benz Superdome, they will be treated to a videoboard show that only college football’s biggest event can provide. Inside the relatively new control room, Van Wagner Sports and Entertainment (VWSE) […]  More

Live From CFP National Championship: SEC Network Brings Experience to Jax Brewery, Mercedes-Benz Superdome

The LSU Tigers have taken the nation by storm. Whether it’s the sensational play of Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow or the impeccable work of the LSU content team, the Bayou Bengals have garnered their share of fans. This year, SEC Network is back at the College Football Playoff National Championship Game for the fifth […]  More

Live From CFP National Championship: ESPN’s MegaCast Adds New Technologies to Already Packed Arsenal

ESPN’s traditional telecast of the College Football Playoff National Championship Game is one thing, but the alternative and often tech-laden behemoth known as MegaCast is in a whole different area code. Despite more than a dozen options for fans on either side of the Battle of the Tigers, the network has continued to serve up […]  More