Karen Hogan Ketchum, Senior Editor

Karen Hogan Ketchum, Senior Editor

Joining the SVG team in 2011, Karen Hogan Ketchum manages SVG’s print publications, including the semiannual SportsTech Journal, the annual Mobile Sports Production Yearbook, and all event print programs. She drives the company’s Venue Initiative, writing about the sports venue production industry and coordinating the agenda for the annual Sports Venue Production Summit and Venue Production Seminars. In addition, Hogan Ketchum is the director of SVG's Women’s Sports Media Initiative. Hogan Ketchum began her career in sports at Fordham University with WFUV Sports, serving as Supervising Producer of “One on One,” WFUV Sports’ weekly call-in show. After graduating in 2009, she spent the 2009-10 season in the public relations department of the Trenton Devils (ECHL) before taking on a freelance copy editor assignment with Professional Sports Publications. A New Jersey native, Hogan Ketchum currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.

Recent Posts by Karen Hogan Ketchum, Senior Editor

Save the Date: Sports Venue Production Summit Travels to Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, March 13-14

Following the successful Sports Venue Production Summit at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis earlier this year, SVG again plans a visit to the NFL’s newest stadium in 2018. On March 13-14, join SVG in Atlanta for a two-day event at Mercedes-Benz Stadium — home of the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons and MLS’s Atlanta FC — as […]  More

ESPN, Fletcher Sports Deploy Sony HDC-4800 Cameras With FUJINON Lenses for Monday Night Football

An ESPN staple for more than 10 years, Monday Night Football is known for pushing the technological envelope. This season, ESPN worked with longtime partner Fletcher Sports to deploy Sony HDC-4800 4K ultra-high frame rate cameras outfitted with FUJINON PL 20-120mm Cabrio lenses in each stadium’s end zone for close-up shots of the goal line.  More

SVG Summit Spotlight: Venue Production Workshop To Explore Building Broadcast-Friendly Venue, LED, Control-Room Design

Despite the importance of at-home production, broadcasters often encounter difficulty getting their needs met when new sports venues are under construction. This year’s Venue Production Workshop on Monday Dec. 11 will begin with a panel discussion that aims to uncover current challenges faced by teams, leagues, broadcast networks, venue consultants, and more. In addition to […]  More

New York Giants, KMH Audio-Video Integration Move the Chains for Team’s Video-Production Capabilities

Two years ago, the New York Football Giants teamed up with KMH Audio-Video Integration to upgrade and expand their video-production capabilities at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center in East Rutherford, NJ, the team’s year-round video-production home. And, although the upgraded facilities were certainly an improvement, it was only the beginning of an ongoing project and […]  More

SVG Summit Spotlight: WSMI To Host Women’s Leadership Roundtable at Annual Meeting

What makes for a good leader? There may be no one-size-fits-all explanation, but executives in the sports-broadcasting industry share many traits that make them effective, efficient, and successful leaders. Join SVG’s Women’s Sports Media Initiative on Monday Dec. 11 to hear from three industry leaders — representing a top technology vendor, a national broadcast network, […]  More

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame: Lesley Visser, Sportscasting Trailblazer

SVG is profiling this year’s 10 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductees in the weeks leading up to the ceremony on Dec. 12 at the New York Hilton. For more information, visit sportsbroadcastinghalloffame.org. With so many “firsts” attributed to Lesley Visser throughout her storied career in sports broadcasting, it’s fair to say that she didn’t […]  More