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. In addition, he is the program director for the annual SVG Venue Summit. 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 Queens, NY.

Recent Posts by Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

Ratings Roundup: Tiger Wood’s First Masters Win in 14 Years Crushes Morning Golf Record on CBS

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, the 2019 Masters breaks a 34-year-old morning record for a golf telecast, the men’s and women’s March Madness tournament concluded across ESPN and Turner/CBS, the NHL Stanley Cup […]  More

SVG On Demand: SOS Global’s Steve Gruning on How Consolidation Is Impacting Shipping and Logistics

When it comes to full-freight shopping and logistics, there are few that rival SOS Global in the sports video industry. A rapidly changing (and consolidating) business has the company on its toes to adjust to new challenges that arrive, seemingly, every day. Our Kristian Hernandez spoke with Steven Gruning, VP of Business Development for SOS […]  More

SVG On Demand: Dolby’s Rob France on Dolby Vision’s Impact on Live Sports

Dolby Vision has established itself as a true differentiator in the experience of viewing live sports, but what”s next for the technology and the company? Our Kristian Hernandez chats with Dolby’s Senior Product Marketing Manager Rob France to discuss the latest tech developments at the audio giant and what attendees can expect from them at […]  More

SVG On Demand: AWS Elemental’s Dan Marshall Dissects the Latest In Cloud-Based Workflows

One would be hard-pressed to walk the hall of the 2019 NAB Show and not hear the word cloud. AWS Elemental is among the leaders when it comes to designing and executing cloud-based workflows for sports-video production. SVG’s Kristian Hernandez caught up with Dan Marshall, SVP, worldwide sales and service, AWS Elemental, for a discussion […]  More

SVG On Demand: Sony’s Mike DesRoches on the Big HDC-5500 Debut

Sony made a big sports splash at the 2019 NAB Show during its Sunday afternoon press conference with the unveiling of its new HDC-5500, a multi-format live camera equipped with the world’s first 2/3-inch 4K global shutter three CMOS sensor. SVG’s Kristian Hernandez spoke with Mike DesRoches, National Accounts Office, Sports West for Sony Electronics […]  More

MLB 2019 Preview: As Ink Dries on Disney Deal, Fox Sports Looks Ahead to a Strong Season

Exactly five months after fans witnessed the Boston Red Sox defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers and hoist the franchise’s ninth World Series trophy, the gang at Fox Sports is shaking off the offseason rust, getting back on the road, and adjusting to life without the Fox Sports regional networks, which are no longer part of […]  More

Behind the Mic: Fox Sports Pencils In Broadcasting Lineup for MLB Season; Notre Dame Head Coach Mike Brey Joins March Madness

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, Fox Sports reveals their MLB broadcasting teams for the 2019 season, University of Notre Dame Head Coach Mike Brey joins March Madness, Mike Tirico headlines the […]  More

Ratings Roundup: Before Sweet 16 Tips Off, 2019 March Madness Sits in Second as Most-Watched Tourney in 29 Years

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, the NCAA March Madness opening rounds smash live stream numbers and become the second most-watched tournament in 29 years, NCAA Selection Show sees its highest ratings in five […]  More

Sports Graphics Forum: Successful On-Air Packages Call for Open Communication Between Creator and Client

When fans get comfortable on their couches on a Friday night to watch their favorite team, the graphics flying across the screen are a major aspect of the production value. Although the networks deploy the packages that educate and entertain viewers, the process truly starts with the vendors. At the recent SVG Sports Graphics Forum, […]  More

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