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 Sit-Down: The Switch’s Keith Buckley Spreads the Gospel of the Company’s New Era

It’s an intriguing time of change at one of the sports-video production’s longtime tech powers: The Switch. These days, the company is expanding on its traditional role as owner and provider of a deeply rich transmission network and is spreading the word that it has bulked up to a full-service content supplier. The industry has […]  More

L2 Productions Makes the Shift to At-Home Production Model

At-home production continues to gain steam and see increased adoption for sports coverage. Now even independent live-event packagers are making the move. Look no further than L2 Productions, the Austin, TX-based turnkey provider of live-production services. Company President Scott Rehling has grown so confident in the at-home model that he’s moving a large portion of […]  More

Persistent Stream Key, Crossposting Among New Facebook Live Features Aimed at Publishers

There’s little denying that, in its short lifespan, Facebook Live has made a dramatic impact on how networks, leagues, teams, and publishers view video and the potential for their content’s direct connection with viewers and fans. In just over two years since it’s full roll out, more than 3.5 billion broadcasts have graced the platform. Many […]  More

College Sports Media Awards: 2018 Finalists Revealed; NCAA and BTN’s Andy Katz to Serve as Ceremony’s Emcee

The Sports Video Group (SVG) and the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) has announced the finalists for the 2018 SVG College Sports Media Awards (CSMA) in association with NACDA. Winners will be selected by a panel of judges and announced at the ninth-annual College Sports Media Awards ceremony on May 31 at […]  More

Texas A&M University Named Recipient of 2018 SVG/NACDA Technology Leadership Award

The Sports Video Group and the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics are pleased to announce that Texas A&M University has been selected as the recipient of the sixth-annual SVG/NACDA Technology Leadership Award. The award will be formally presented on May 31 during the SVG College Summit (May 30 – June 1) in Atlanta.  More