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

XOS Digital’s Hurricane HD Replay Centerpieces Kentucky’s New Control Room

When Kentucky football fans file into Commonwealth Stadium for the Wildcats’ home-opener against Central Michigan on Sept. 10, they will be treated to a whole new game day experience. Earlier this month, XOS Digital, a provider of content management solutions and digital media services for collegiate and professional sports organizations, announced a partnership with the […]  More

Sports Asset Management: The Future of File-Based QC

Ingesting large files properly was one of the main themes discussed throughout SVG’s Sports Asset Management event in Charlotte on July 19. However, even with major organizations looking to chop down on budgets and manpower, there are standards that need to be met, from the standpoint of putting out a quality product to satisfying federally-mandated […]  More

Conference USA’s New HD Model Promises More Live Games

Fans of Conference USA schools will not only be seeing more games this upcoming season, they will be broadcast at a much higher quality. Commissioner Britton Banowsky announced a major HD Broadcast production and distribution initiative that will enable more live games to be available on broadcast, spearheaded by associate commissioner Kelly Carney. C-USA produced […]  More

Panasonic, Signiant Re-Up as SVG Sponsors

Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that Panasonic and Signiant have each renewed their sponsorships. Panasonic, a platinum sponsor, offers innovative video production solutions to capture, record, display and store the blazing speed and the unique angles of professional and non-professional sports. Signiant, a corporate sponsor, is a provider of content supply chain management software that […]  More

CSMA Master Class: Firing Up the Oregon Ducks

Since its inception, the College Sports Media Awards have recognized the best in class in the college sports production arena. As technology and production techniques improve, the ability to create high quality video on any budget has proliferated significantly. At the College Sports Video Summit, six universities and two professional networks were honored for their […]  More

Commitment to Original Content Puts CineSport on Top

Gregg Winik calls himself ‘anti-Hollywood.’ It’s not that he’s against what the so-called ‘big boys’ do — after all, he spent over 16 years as executive vice president of NBA Entertainment. He’s one of them. It’s that his latest project, CineSport, has seen a wealth of success by going against the grain in adjusting and […]  More

Ratings Roundup: MLB All-Star Game Slumps as U.S. Women’s Soccer Shines

The buzz around the U.S. women’s soccer team is translating into big numbers for ESPN. According to Sports Business Daily, the United States-France Women’s World Cup semifinal earned a 2.6 overnight rating on ESPN Wednesday afternoon, tying Sunday’s U.S.-Brazil match as the highest-rated in the metered markets since 1999. The overnight also ties the second-highest […]  More