Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Ken Kerschbaumer has been editorial director of the Sports Video Group since 2005 and has been writing about how sports networks and leagues use video and audio technology to deliver a quality TV experience since 1991. He began his career in 1991 at Television Broadcast magazine before joining Cahners where he was editor of Digital Broadcasting magazine. In 2000 he joined Broadcasting & Cable magazine as Senior Editor of Technology. Seven years later he helped co-found the Sports Video Group with Paul Gallo and Marty Porter.

Recent Posts by Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

US Open 2018: Wazee Digital, Thumbwar Power Content Management Onsite and Off

For four years, Wazee Digital (now a Veritone company following an acquisition in August) has been an important part of content management and digitization at the US Open. And, this year, according to Wazee Digital CTO Greg Loose, operations went very smoothly, thanks to some improvements in connectivity between the international-rights holders, digital teams, sponsors, and […]  More

SportBusiness Begins New Era in Miami With September Summit; Discount for SVG Members, Sponsors

London-based SportBusiness Group, the leading provider of data and analysis for the international sports marketplace, will officially launch its presence in the U.S. Sept. 18-19 when it holds the SportBusiness Summit 2018 in Miami at the W South Beach hotel. SportBusiness is also extending a registration discount to Sports Video Group members interested in learning […]  More

Live from WWE SummerSlam: Barclays Center Home for Wrestling Innovations like AR, VR

The WWE SummerSlam is once again calling Brooklyn’s Barclays Center home and this year’s enhancements include the use of augmented reality graphics during introductions, virtual reality coverage of pregame shows, and the continued evolution of IP technologies thanks to NEP’s WWE production units which are IP based and home for the production team.  More

ESPN President Jimmy Pitaro Pleased with ESPN+ Efforts; College Football, New Rights Deals Bring More Content to Platform

Jimmy Pitaro, ESPN president and Disney Media Networks co-chair, is pleased with the performance of ESPN+ to date as the product continues to evolve with additional content offerings, including 200 college football games, 70 of which will be delivered via ESPN+ in the first three weeks of the season.  More