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

GlobeCast Delivers HD French Open Coverage for NBC Sports

This weekend, GlobeCast successfully wrapped up its services to NBC Sports’ HD coverage of the 2011 French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris. For the duration of the two week event, GlobeCast provided NBC Sports with a dedicated HD satellite news gathering (SNG) vehicle, enabling delivery of live HD feeds from France to […]  More

Ross Video Expands Manufacturing Presence

Ross Video will be expanding their main factory in Iroquois, Ontario, Canada this year. The groundbreaking ceremony will take place June 3 at the Iroquois manufacturing plant at 8 John Street. The expansion will triple the footprint of the main facility and allow consolidation of some temporarily leased space as well as room for growth. […]  More

Sennheiser’s Recording Sound Academy Seminar Visits Seattle

Audio specialist Sennheiser announced that it will be offering its Recording Sound Academy Seminar next week. The one-day workshop, which targets basic studio microphone techniques and advanced recording concepts and practices, will be presented at on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 in Monroe, Wash. Modeled after Sennheiser’s highly acclaimed RF wireless and live production Sound Academy seminars, the […]  More

Cobalt Digital to Demonstrate New Gear at BroadcastAsia 2011

Cobalt Digital will underscore its support of the Asian market by presenting a complement of products that address the region’s requirements at BroadcastAsia2011.  Chris Shaw, senior vice president of sales & marketing, announced the Company’s intentions to exhibit its newly expanded 3G/HD/SD-SDI conversion gear in Booth 4M2-06, a space shared with Gencom Technology, a New Zealand-based […]  More

3D Puts Augusta National Center Stage at The Masters

Few sports lend themselves to 3D better than golf does, and even fewer venues offer a feast for the eyes like Augusta National. Naturally, that makes The Masters an ideal event to occupy the front lines in the advance of 3D sports technology. As the centerpiece of SVG’s 3D & Beyond Summit last week, “Case […]  More

Comcast SportsNet Brings Philly Cycling Championship in HD

Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia will air the 2011 TD Bank Philadelphia International Cycling Championship on Sunday, June 5 from Noon until 3:30 p.m.  In addition to live race day coverage, Comcast SportsNet’s race programming includes a 30-minute race preview “Geared Up” airing on Friday, June 3 at 10:30 p.m. and daily coverage in “Daily News Live” […]  More

Chyron Appoints Kolliner VP of Professional Services

Chyron announced the appointment of Sim Kolliner as vice president of professional services. Kolliner brings three decades of broadcast industry experience to his new role at Chyron, where he will lead the professional services division in facilitating clients’ smooth implementation of graphics solutions, as well as their organizational adaptation to new systems and workflows. “Sim […]  More