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

NESN Hires Bermel as VP of Marketing

New England Sports Network (NESN) announced that Paul Bermel has joined NESN as the vice president of marketing. Bermel will be charged with developing and overseeing the successful implementation of NESN’s marketing strategy. His responsibilities will include leading NESN’s on-air and online marketing, creative services, promotions and public relations efforts across the organization. Bermel comes […]  More

TNT RaceBuddy on NASCAR.COM Debuts With Record-Setting Day

TNT RaceBuddy on NASCAR.COM debuted its newly-enhanced online companion during last Sunday’s TNT telecast of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway with single-day record-setting traffic of 1.1 million streams, besting last season’s stream total by 187% (375,000 in 2010) and RaceBuddy’s previous single-day best 712,000 streams (Pocono, June 8, 2008). Additional TNT RaceBuddy on NASCAR.COM highlights from […]  More

Motorola Mobility Launches Device to Help Deliver HD Content

Motorola Mobility, Inc. announced the launch of the Motorola High Definition Digital Terminal Adapter (HD-DTA), a device to help service providers deliver HD content to their basic subscribers. The Motorola HD-DTA is a one-way device that converts an operator’s digital signal in the home so subscribers can view HD content without the need for a more […]  More

Jim Rodnunsky, Cablecam Inventor, Passes Away

Academy Award winner Jim Rodnunsky, the inventor and founder of Los Angeles-based Cablecam, passed away Friday at the age of 54.  He succumbed after fighting a three-year battle with brain cancer. Rodnunsky was a visionary behind the Cablecam aerial camera systems used for shooting feature films and sporting events. Rodnunsky changed the way people watch televised sports, including […]  More

Grass Valley Showcases Multi-Platform HD Production and Distribution Efficiency

Streamlining workflows and the efficient repurposing and multi-platform distribution of content will be the main focus of the Grass Valley exhibit at this year’s Broadcast & Communications Asia 2011 conference, to be held June 21-24 at the Suntec Convention Centre in Singapore. Grass Valley will show users how they can implement file-based production processes and […]  More

NBA Digital Scores with Record-Breaking Success

NBA Digital continued to build off its regular season and postseason record-setting streak during The Finals with NBA.com delivering 141 million video streams and 401 million page views, an increase of 89% and 11%, respectively vs. last year’s records. NBA Mobile downloads for the NBA GameTime app were up 37% compared to last year, as […]  More

SVG Announces CSVS ‘Booth Bingo’ Winners

SVG is pleased to announce the winners of its first-ever Booth Bingo contest, held during the third-annual College Sports Video Summit. The two Grand Prize iPad winners are Kelly Bowmaster, assistant commissioner for creative services/video, Colonial Athletic Association, and Greg Thow, operations manager, The Mountain Sports Network. Three runner-ups are receiving Amazon Gift Cards: Mark Bryant, director […]  More