Kristian Hernández, Associate Editor

Kristian Hernández, Associate Editor

Kristian Hernández 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. In addition, he is the program director for the annual SVG Venue Summit and the first-ever Teams Summit. Before joining SVG, Hernández served as co-founder of CHC-TV, the first student-run television studio at Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, PA. While at CHC, Hernández produced a daily sports show named “On the Hill with Hernández” — covering all men’s and women’s athletics for the college. Also, Hernández spearheaded the college's newspaper, "The Griffin", as its Sports Editor. Hernández graduated with a BA in Communications. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he currently lives in Queens, NY.

Recent Posts by Kristian Hernández, Associate Editor

SVG Summit: New York Giants’ Emma Kaptein on Promoting Diversity, Launching The Eli Manning Show

The New York Giants are a storied franchise with a lot of history, but in 2021, the organization pushed towards creating new and engaging content for younger audiences. Leading the way is the team’s social media department. At the SVG Summit, our Kristian Hernández chatted with Manager of Social Media Emma Kaptein about some of […]  More

MLS Cup Final 2021: ESPN Covers Championship Match With Pico Pole Cam, Full Onsite Effort

In a postseason that has featured last-minute game-winning goals, multiple penalty shootouts, and a handful of shocking upsets, the 2021 season of Major League Soccer comes to a fitting close tomorrow afternoon with the MLS Cup Final on ABC between the Portland Timbers and New York City Football Club. In a venue with one of […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: Venue Edge’s David Saphirstein on Driving In-Venue Content for Five Bowl Games, Other December Events

As a major player in the fan-experience space, especially for college football programs, Venue Edge is closing out 2021 with an expanded schedule of events in December. Leveraging relationships within the industry and the company’s seventh year working with Florida Citrus Sports, it will play a vital role in the in-venue fan experience for a […]  More

Los Angeles Rams’ Sarah Schuler on Tapping Into Local Talent for an Engaging, Entertaining Gameday

Los Angeles is home to some of the world’s greatest talent, and for a grand venue like SoFi Stadium, the Los Angeles Rams are not afraid to tap into the community as a source for gameday entertainment. Senior Director of Game Presentation and Brand Experience Sarah Schuler highlights this season’s pregame and halftime musical performances, […]  More

SVG Esports Production Summit: NBA 2K League’s Matt Arden & TJ Canty on Pivoting to Remote Production, Creating a New Fan Experience

Last March, just weeks before tipoff, the NBA 2K League’s third season was postponed due to the pandemic. However, they rebounded quickly, returning to the virtual court in a matter of weeks, thanks to a remote-production workflow. More than a year later, the esports league is back to hosting LAN events with a new and […]  More

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame 2020-21: Charles Barkley, the Voice of the NBA Player

In a ceremony postponed by the pandemic, the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Class of 2020 will be inducted on Dec. 14 at the New York Hilton. SVG is profiling the nine inductees in the weeks prior. For more information, CLICK HERE. Many sports fans know Charles Barkley’s manifold nicknames: Sir Charles, the Chuckster, the […]  More

Los Angeles Chargers’ Sean Tabler Highlights First Year With Fans, New Activations at SoFi Stadium

SoFi Stadium is the one of the NFL’s newest crown jewels, and the building gives the Los Angeles Chargers the ability to make their show engaging and versatile every single game. Director of Game Presentation Sean Tabler breaks down the in-venue technology, new production elements on gameday, and what the legacy of the stadium might […]  More

SVG Esports Production Summit: Populous’ Amber Luther on New Esports Builds, Entertaining In-Arena Fans

Populous has a stellar reputation in the sports and entertainment industry as an entity that constructs some of the most well-known stadiums for stick-and-ball sports in the world. Now, the company is diving deep into creating some of the first venues strictly dedicated to esports productions. At the SVG Esports Production Summit, our Kristian Hernandez […]  More

SoFi Stadium, One Year Later: Los Angeles Chargers, Rams Shine in NFL’s West Coast Palace

When renderings of SoFi Stadium and the surrounding Hollywood Park were first released, fans of the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers knew how grand this venue and complex was going to be. Now that it’s built and patrons are finally able to experience games in person after the 2020-21 season was played without […]  More

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