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

BYU Broadcasting Uses EVS For New Broadcast Center, HD Truck

Bingham Young University has invested in a new HD mobile unit integrating a diverse range of broadcast equipment, including EVS technology such as two “six-channel” XT2+ servers along with an XF2 and an IPDirector. In addition, their new 100,000 square foot media production Broadcast Center is also implementing a wide array of EVS production tools: 2 – […]  More

LiveU Assists In Web Streaming College Rowing Championships

LiveU is working with an independent video producer, in conjunction with Princeton University, to bring the school’s prestigious crew races live to the web.  For the past two seasons, LiveU’s technology has allowed the men’s and women’s home races to be available online for friends, family, alumni and fans around the world to watch live […]  More

Linear Acoustic partners with Snell

Linear Acoustic announced that it has partnered with Snell for its modular products. “We are pleased to be working with the innovative professionals at Snell,” said Tim Carroll, founder of Linear Acoustic. “Broadcasters and other attendees of the 2011 NAB Show were very interested in the new 3G conversion modules for the company’s signature IQ […]  More

JVC Announces Four Dates in Focus Forums Series

JVC Professional Products Company, a division of JVC Americas Corp., has announced four dates in its series of JVC 4K Focus Forums. The free events will showcase the company’s new 4K technology, which is based around the world’s first large-scale integration (LSI) chip for high-speed processing of HD video. Each forum will offer demonstrations of the technology and […]  More

Sandia National Laboratories Selects ViewCast Media Extensions Software

ViewCast Corporation, a developer of solutions for the transformation, management and delivery of digital media over enterprise, broadband, and mobile networks,  announced that Sandia National Laboratories has selected ViewCast Media Extensions (VME) software and services to support the company’s enterprise-class repository of digital media assets that reside on FileNet® P8, IBM®’s next-generation enterprise content management […]  More

Starz Entertainment Chooses Wohler Presto Video Switcher

Wohler Technologies has announced that Starz Entertainment has chosen Presto video switcher as part of its new confidence recording, compliance, and logging infrastructure. “As we have many times in the past, we turned to monitoring solutions from Wohler to provide this important and vital link in our new infrastructure. The choice of the Presto was […]  More

Christian Broadcasting Network Installs Calrec Artemis Console

Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), one of the oldest cable broadcasters in the United States, has installed a 48-fader Calrec Artemis audio mixing console with Bluefin(TM)2 high-density signal processing (HDSP) in its Virginia Beach studios. The console, deployed in May, is used daily for about 2.5 hours of live and taped information and music programming. The […]  More

Ratings Roundup: Heat-Bulls Setting Records for TNT; Preakness Viewership Up

TNT’s coverage of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals continues to pull in big numbers. Sunday night’s Game 3 between the Chicago Bulls and the Miami Heat logged 10.9 million total viewers and a household rating of 6.4, making it the second-most-watched NBA game in cable-television history. That mark falls short of only the series opener […]  More

Integrated Media Technologies adds NBA’s Adelson

Emmy-award winner Ken Adelson has been named VP of Sales/East Coast at Integrated Media Technologies, Inc. Adelson leaves his role as Senior VP of Production and Planning for NBA Entertainment. “IMT has made an incredible impact on the media and entertainment market with a deep expertise in digital file-based media technologies and their unique approach […]  More