ChyronHego Names Boromy Ung as Chief Product Officer

ChyronHego has appointed Boromy Ung to Chief Product Officer, reporting to President and CEO Johan Apel. As leader of ChyronHego’s global product management division, Ung has taken charge of the vision and roadmap for the company’s award-winning family of solutions for live television, news, and sports production.  More

SVG Summit Spotlight: Cloud Workshop Headlined by NASCAR, NBC Olympics, and WTA Media Case Studies

After drawing standing-room–only crowds the past two years, the Cloud Workshop: Production & MAM Workflows returns to Day 1 of the SVG Summit on Dec. 11. This year’s edition will dive deep into virtualized workflows deployed by NASCAR Productions, NBC Olympics and NBC Sports, WTA Media with full case studies presented by each organization. This trio of case studies […]  More

Behind The Mic: NBC Taps Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski as Figure Skating A-Team in Korea; WFAN Unveils Mike Francesa Successors

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, NBC Olympics has elevated Terry Gannon, Tara Lipinski, and Johnny Weir to handle primetime figure skating for the 2018 Winter Olympics; Chris Carlin, Bart Scott, and Maggie Gray will succeed NY sports-talk-radio […]  More

Audio Engineering Society Names David Scheirman as New President

The Audio Engineering Society (AES) has announced that David Scheirman has taken office as its new President. In continuing its role of promoting audio science and education, the AES welcomes Scheirman and his forty-plus years of experience and expertise in professional audio – and as a long-time active member of the AES, where he’s served […]  More

Save the Date: 2018 Sports Graphics Forum Set for March 7 in New York City

SVG will kick off its 2018 calendar with the fourth-annual Sports Graphics Forum at the Microsoft Technology Center in New York City on March 7, 2018. After record attendance and a star-studded program in 2017, SVG will continue to expand the Sports Graphics Forum with a full day of sessions this year addressing the latest technological advances and […]  More

SVG Europe Editor Publishes Book on Irish Sporting Legend Billy Ringrose

Fergal Ringrose, Executive Editor of Sports Video Group, has written and published a book entitled ‘Billy Ringrose – A memoir of my Father’ chronicling the career of one of the most famous international sporting stars from the Republic of Ireland. The 280-page book with 80 images takes the reader back in time to Colonel Ringrose’s […]  More

Irdeto Extends Security Partnership With Australia’s Foxtel

Irdeto has extended its long-standing security partnership with Foxtel, Australia’s pay TV operator. Irdeto aims to provide Foxtel with a reliable and stable security partner that will ensure premium content is securely delivered across any device, minimizing revenue leakage from all forms of piracy.  More