Karen Hogan Ketchum
Hogan Ketchum leads SVG Services, which is tasked with providing support for SVG’s Sales and Editorial teams, increasing the efficiency and productivity of all departments, and enhancing SVG’s overall brand. She oversees and manages SVG’s event marketing, branding, promotions, programs, print materials, and deliverables, and serves as editor of SVG’s semiannual SportsTech Journal and annual Mobile Sports Production Yearbook. In addition, Hogan Ketchum drives SVG’s Venue Initiative, serving as program director for the annual SVG Venue Summit.
Since 2011, she has directed SVGW, a networking group that aims to advance the role of women in the creation, production, and distribution of sports content. SVGW hosts networking events throughout the year and throughout the U.S., where members are invited to network with one another and learn from industry leaders.
Prior to joining SVG in 2011, Hogan Ketchum worked for Professional Sports Publications, Advanstar Communications, and the Trenton Devils (ECHL). A 2009 graduate of Fordham University, she began her career in sports with WFUV Sports, serving as Supervising Producer of “One on One,” WFUV Sports’ weekly call-in show.
A New Jersey native, Hogan Ketchum currently resides in Brooklyn, NY, with her husband, Andrew.
Recent Posts by Karen Hogan Ketchum
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 12:24 pm
At this year’s SVG Summit, the Venue Production Workshop will take a deep dive into systems integration with two panel discussions exploring the importance of upfront coordination in control-room design […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Friday, October 19, 2018 - 11:29 am
SVGW, SVG’s networking group for women in the sports-production industry, will host a Networking Reception on Monday, November 5, in Los Angeles! The day before SVG’s Esports Production Forum, all […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 11:38 am
The Fall 2018 edition of SVG’s semiannual SportsTech Journal is now available to view online. This free digital edition is packed with the latest sports-video-production news, including an in-depth, behind-the-scenes […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 12:56 pm
Esports might seem like a recent phenomenon in sports television, but, for the team at BlackStar Group, professional, competitive gaming has been a vibrant passion project for many years. The […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 1:16 pm
As the broadcast industry descends on Amsterdam for IBC 2018, which officially starts Friday, Canon is getting the party started early with today’s introduction of two 4K field zoom lenses, […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 2:18 pm
Less than three months ago, CBS Sports took home the Emmy Award in the highly coveted Outstanding Live Sports Special category for its coverage of the 118th Army-Navy Game. Today, […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 10:42 am
As video-control rooms expand in both size and scope, the amount of coordination and coordinated effort required increases in both importance and complexity. Whether it’s a new control room or […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 11:28 am
As sports-content creators look to virtualize parts of their ecosystem to increase flexibility and scalability, they must weigh the opportunities of relying on SaaS models and cloud infrastructures with the […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 10:05 am
At the 12th-annual Sports Content Management & Storage (SCMS) Forum, a wide range of media-asset–management (MAM) leaders representing major broadcasters, leagues, teams, OTT outlets, and vendors took to the stage […]
By Karen Hogan Ketchum | Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 9:36 am
With 22 regional sports networks spread across the country, Fox Sports Networks continually looks for ways to improve its production trucks and streamline its production workflows to boost efficiency throughout […]