Brandon Costa, Director of Digital

Brandon Costa, Director of Digital

Brandon Costa is Director of Digital for the Sports Video Group, where he covers the sports video production industry, with a focus on live streaming, over-the-top (OTT), social media, and other digital distribution technologies and platforms. He also directs SVG's internal digital strategies launching the company's video outfit, 'SVG On Demand,' designing and overseeing its mobile application, 'SVG Mobile,' and serving as executive producer and host of The SVG Podcast. Costa serves as program director of both the SVG College Sports Summit and the SVG Digital Summit. Prior to his time at SVG, Costa spent five years hosting programs, producing voiceovers, and writing editorial content for MLB Advanced Media in NYC. He has also served as community sports editor at the Asbury Park Press in Neptune, NJ. He began his career at WRHU Radio in Hempstead, NY as a sportscaster. A native of Hazlet, NJ, Costa is a graduate of Hofstra University. He currently resides in Jersey City, NJ.

Recent Posts by Brandon Costa, Director of Digital

SVG Summit: Fox Sports’ David Neal, Kevin Callahan Offer Inside Peek at Their FIFA World Cup Production Plans

While much has been made in the press as to what might happen with Fox Sports’ coverage of the FIFA World Cup, following the untimely qualification exit of the US Men’s National Team, it was clear during a keynote conversation at this week’s SVG Summit that there’s no taking the foot of the gas for […]  More

MLS Cup 2017: ESPN, TSN, Univision Ready Tremendous Collaborative Effort for Championship Rematch in Toronto

Same teams. Same venue. Same (cold) weather. You’d excuse many involved in this weekend’s MLS Cup if they are experiencing a bit of déjà vu. However, this year’s event – which is a rematch between defending champion Seattle Sounders and Supporter’s Shield winner Toronto FC – is shaping up to be an impressive television production […]  More

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame: Brent Musburger, An Iconic Voice Always Up to the Big Moment

There’s the Doug Flutie Hail Mary. The “Holy Buckeye” Game. Edgar Martinez’s ALDS-winning double. Villanova’s Cinderella championship. Nebraska’s “Flea Kicker.” Garfield Heard at the buzzer. Ricky Williams breaking the NCAA rushing record. The legendary career of sports broadcaster Brent Musburger is bursting at the seams with unforgettable moments, and yet the most memorable thing about […]  More

SVG Digital Summit: Live Streaming Takes Center Stage With Pair of In-Depth Panels

The second-annual SVG Digital Summit is just one week away and you won’t want to miss your opportunity to learn from and network with some of the sharpest, most innovative minds in the sports media content business. As one of the cornerstones to the program’s agenda, the topics of live streaming and over-the-top subscription models […]  More

American Athletic Conference Rolls in With Digital-Exclusive Pre/Postgame Show at Football Title Game

In a high-powered weekend of big-time college-football conference championship games with playoff spots on the line, it can be tough to stand out from the crowd. The American Athletic Conference is bringing a comprehensive touch to its coverage of its championship game when No. 16 Memphis meets undefeated No. 12 UCF at Spectrum Stadium in […]  More

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame: Bill Raftery, The Coach Who Became a Cross-Generational Legend Behind the Mic

When you think of the greatest moments in college-basketball history, where does your mind go? Straight to March, right? How about a bitterly cold January night in Western Pennsylvania in 1988? In the first half of an early-season Big East conference game between Providence and Pitt, the Panthers raced down the court on a fast […]  More