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

Sports Venue Production Summit: Mercedes-Benz Stadium Welcomes 200+ for Two-Day Event

Since the first renderings of the 360-degree Halo videoboard were released nearly three years ago, Mercedes-Benz Stadium promised to blaze a trail in in-venue video production and technology. Earlier this week, more than 230 attendees – including representatives from 12 NFL teams – traveled to Atlanta for SVG’s annual Sports Venue Production Summit to see […]  More

Fox Sports Shifts Daytona 500 Production Into High Gear With New Cameras, Under-the-Hood Enhancements

The 60th running of the Daytona 500 takes place this Sunday, and Fox Sports, as it has done every year, again has found a way to push the technological envelope and expand on the resources dedicated to broadcasting the Great American Race. Coverage of this year’s race includes the introduction of Visor Cam, the return […]  More

Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena Scores as Stunning New Home for Red Wings, Pistons

Hockeytown has a new address in The District Detroit. After nearly four decades at Joe Louis Arena, the NHL’s Detroit Red Wings — 11-time Stanley Cup Champions — began playing its home games at the state-of-the-art Little Caesars Arena prior to the 2017-18 season. Also home to the NBA’s Detroit Pistons, the arena is the […]  More

ESPN Shakes Up NBA, College-Basketball Crews for ‘The Crossover’

ESPN is playing matchmaker this Valentine’s Day, pairing NBA and college-basketball commentators and production crews for tonight’s hoops doubleheaders on ESPN and ESPN2. The Crossover, which debuted in 2014, will see longtime college-basketball and NBA analysts — and producers — swap properties to offer each of tonight’s four games a fun, fresh perspective.  More

Live From Super Bowl LII: Philadelphia Eagles Content and Creative Team Brings Passionate Fanbase Along for the Ride

The Philadelphia Eagles are headed to Super Bowl LII. And, although plenty of Birds fans are sure to flock to Minneapolis this week, millions more will watch their team from home. It’s Philadelphia Eagles Director of Production — and lifelong Birds fan — Eric Long’s job to deliver the sights and sounds of Super Bowl […]  More

La Télé Boosts Reliability, Workflow Efficiency With Harmonic Playout Solution

Harmonic announced that La Télé, a broadcast news channel based in Switzerland, has deployed a comprehensive live and scheduled playout solution that leverages the power of Harmonic’s Spectrum X media server and Polaris Play automation to control scheduled playout operations and Aveco automation for live news coverage. Featuring powerful playout, news production, and channel-in-a-box (CiaB) […]  More