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

Sports Graphics Forum: Vizrt’s Isaac Hersly Breaks Down the Emergence of Augmented Reality Graphics

Augmented reality graphics in a both a live-game and studio environment are dramatically bolstering the on-screen quality of many major live sporting events. how has the technology developed to allow these graphics is become some prevalent so quickly? At the SVG Sports Graphics Forum, our Director of Digital Brandon Costa caught up with Isaac Hersley, […]  More

As March Madness Tips Off, Content Sharing Between NYC and Atlanta Bolsters Early Round Productions

Anyone who wasn’t aware that it was March was quickly reminded of the fact yesterday thanks to the likes of Loyola Chicago and Buffalo. The Madness is underway as CBS Sports and Turner Sports embark on their (believe it or not) eighth year collaborating on the live coverage of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.  More

Sports Graphics Forum: ChyronHego’s Jesper Gawell on How Advanced Data Is Shaping New-Age Sports Graphics

On-screen graphics displayed during a live televised sporting event have always aimed to inform the viewer and enhance storytelling. These days, stats, data, and advanced analytics have become far more in-depth and are dramatically changing the sports viewing experience, meaning graphics have needed to grow up, as well. One of the leaders in the development […]  More

March Madness Live Bolsters Streaming Quality Up to 60fps, Expands to 16 Platforms

Few sports events capture America’s attention – and more perfectly reflect our changing video consumption behaviors – than the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. This year’s March Madness Live product continues to grow upon its previous successes, boosting the ceiling on its streaming quality to 60fps (supported by iStreamPlanet) while expanding availability to 16 unique platforms.  More

Sports Venue Production Summit: Georgia’s Mike Bilbow on Making the Most of Multi-Use Control Rooms and His Advice For ACC Schools

After a handful of years at the College Football Hall of Fame, Mike Bilbow returned to the University of Georgia just in time for the football team’s thrilling run to the National Championship Game. At the Sports Venue Production Summit in Atlanta, we caught up with Bilbow to discuss just how much the industry has […]  More

Sports Graphics Forum: Patrick Twomey on Ross Video’s Red-Hot Start to 2018

Ross Video does many things in the sports video tech world well but 2018 has been an exceptionally exciting year for the graphics side of its business. The company developed revolutionary solutions that raised the bar for both the in-venue experience at Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the College Football Championship Game and the television product of […]  More

Network With Peers and Tour the New Colorado State Stadium as SVG College: Rocky Mountain Visits Fort Collins on May 2

The latest in the SVG College Regional Event Series takes us to Fort Collins, CO, and Colorado State University on May 2 for SVG College: Rocky Mountain. Network with and learn from some of the top college-sports-video content creators in the area, tour the sparkling new Colorado State Stadium, become a part of the SVG College […]  More