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 On Demand: Vizrt’s Pino Barile Previews New Graphics Lineup, Upcoming Plans for NAB 2020

As broadcast and OTT graphics continue to incorporate both traditional and new-aged ideas, technology needs to keep up with that constant speed of evolution. For newer applications like augmented reality, the vendor has never played a bigger role in on-air execution as it does now. At the SVG Sports Graphics Forum, our Brandon Costa spoke with Pino Barile, […]  More

SVG On Demand: Turner Sports’ Jordan Shorthouse on 2D-Graphics Execution During NBA All-Star Weekend

The NBA is one of the most valuable assets in the Turner Sports portfolio, and, as the torchbearer for the annual All-Star Weekend, the broadcaster displayed sleek and clean graphics in the recent Windy City edition despite the recent death of one of the sport’s icons. At the SVG Sports Graphics Forum, our Brandon Costa and […]  More

SVG On Demand: ESPN’s Belca Bedoya-Pedyna on Adapting Linear Programming to OTT Platforms

Implementing an engaging graphics package on broadcast television can be challenging on its own. With the continued emergence of viewing content on nonlinear platforms, creatives are tasked with adjusting their parameters to capture the OTT audience. At the SVG Sports Graphics Forum, our Brandon Costa caught up with Belca Bedoya-Pedyna, lead designer, motion graphics, ESPN, about the process […]  More

The SVG Podcast:Young Women in Sports-TV Operations — An SVG Europe Women Panel

A persistent trend in the sports-video–operations business today is the challenge of finding and training the next generation of broadcast IT technologists, particularly engineers. This is especially true of finding women in those roles. The same can be said of the broadcast industry in Europe. That was the focus of a panel discussion at the […]  More

Tour 12th Man Productions’ Top-of-the-Line Video Infrastructure as SVG College: Lone Star Visits Texas A&M on March 26

SVG College is returning to Texas, and, this time, it’s to College Station! The latest edition in the SVG College Regional Event Series takes us to the campus of Texas A&M University for SVG College: Lone Star. Attendees will have the chance to tour 12th Man Productions’ multimillion-dollar, IP-based broadcast and in-venue video-production facilities inside […]  More