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

Rimage Acquires Qumu

Rimage, provider of on-demand CD/DVD/Blu-ray Disc publishing systems, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Qumu, a provider of enterprise video communications. The acquisition provides Rimage with a presence in the rapidly growing video communications market with an established partner, serving 100 Global 1000 customers and generating revenue growth. The […]  More

The Mtn. Announces Women’s Basketball Schedule

The Mtn. – MountainWest Sports Network will air 25 women’s match-ups (19 regular season games, three of which will be produced by the TCU Film/Television/Digital Media Department, and six 2012 Conoco Mountain West Basketball Championship contests) available nationally[1] as part of its 2011-12 television package. The women’s schedule includes non-conference games that feature North Carolina […]  More

FOR-A Super Slow Motion Camera Honored

FOR-A Company Limited, a manufacturer of video and audio systems for the broadcast and professional video industries, has been chosen by TVBEurope for the magazine’s Best of IBC2011 Editors’ Awards for its VFC-7000 HD Variable Frame Rate Super Slow Motion Camera. “We’re tremendously proud to be acknowledged for our super slow motion camera, which we […]  More

Chyron Appoints Jean Rene Georges as Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Senior Account Executive

Chyron announced the appointment of Jean Rene Georges to the position of Northeast and mid-Atlantic senior account executive. In this role, Georges will be responsible for building and executing strategic sales plans that help to extend the Chyron brand into new markets. “Jean brings with him a proven track record of sales growth and business […]  More

GlobeCast at Sportel Monaco to Promote 2012 Sports Offering

GlobeCast will be speaking to broadcasters and content creators from around the world at Sportel Monaco, from Oct. 10-13, at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. The company will showcase its solutions for the global distribution and playout of international sporting events for broadcasters. GlobeCast staff will be on hand to meet broadcasters and discuss the […]  More

Colleges Turn to Facebook, NeuLion To Distribute Video

University athletic departments, especially mid-major programs, have been using Facebook to increase their exposure to younger fan bases for some time now. However, the quality of the content that could be posted on the site was limited, at best. Now, with the help of tech-service provider NeuLion, schools can seamlessly post broadcast-quality live and on-demand […]  More

WNBA Finals Are Miked Up on ESPN

When the Atlanta Dream and Minnesota Lynx tip off Game 1 of the WNBA Finals (Sunday, 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN), the mics will be hot. Coaches and officials will be wearing live microphones during the action to help provide unique access to the court as the WNBA champion is crowned. “The inside information we obtain […]  More

Behind the Scenes at MLB Network’s Wild Wednesday

On a typical evening in the long and, at times, grueling baseball season, MLB Network’s flagship program MLB Tonight gives 50 to 100 updates of action across the major leagues. Needless to say, Wednesday night’s regular-season finale was anything but typical. With four games holding wild-card implications and two teams (the Tampa Bay Rays and […]  More

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