The SVG Podcast: Scott Shapiro, VP/Corporate Development, Sinclair Broadcast Group

The regional sports network business is undergoing massive change, driven largely by the recent sale of the 21 Disney-owned Fox RSNs to Sinclair Broadcast Group. The acquisition remains a work in progress but we’re joined on The SVG Podcast today by Scott Shapiro, VP/Corporate Development for Sinclair Broadcast Group to discuss the deal, how his […]  More

RSN Summit: Amy Scheller on How Program Productions Is Helping RSNs Meet Their Crewing Needs

With tens of thousands of live sports productions going on each year, the sports television industry faces a challenge of finding talented crew to work behind-the-scenes on all of these shows nationwide. Amy Scheller, SVP Strategy & Development at Program Productions shares how her company is helping its regional sports network partners meet those demands […]  More

Ratings Roundup: Fox Sports, Telemundo Deportes, Univision Reap the Ratings Rewards During the Summer of Soccer

Ratings roundup is a rundown of rating news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, the soccer world pours in astonishing numbers on Fox Sports, Telemundo Deportes, and Univision, and Fox Sports reflects on its first half of the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR […]  More

Live Media Group Acquires TNDV, Harb, Coastal Media Group To Create Production-Truck Powerhouse

In one of the U.S. mobile-production industry’s largest acquisitions in recent memory, Live Media Group Holdings has acquired TNDV: Television, Harb Production Services, and Coastal Media Group. Joining LMG Holdings’ owned-and-operated Live Mobile Group division, the acquisition will make the company the largest U.S. full-service provider of mid-level live-production for broadcast and live events.  More

RSN Summit 2019: Production Leaders Share Insights on Evolving Workflows, Connectivity, and Sports Betting

Regional sports networks are constantly on the hunt for new ways to use technology to change the way the story of a game or even a pregame show is told, and, speaking at SVG’s RSN Summit in Denver this week, leaders in the industry offered their thoughts on everything from new remote-production workflows, improving access […]  More