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

ESPN 3D To Air First Tennis Broadcast from Wimbledon

ESPN 3D has added a live telecast of the Jo-Wilfried Tsonga vs. Novak Djokovic Gentlemen’s semifinal at Wimbledon on Friday, July 1, at 7:45 a.m. ET to its schedule, the network’s first tennis programming. Later that day, ESPN 3D, which launched last year, will reair that semifinal and televise the other Gentlemen’s semifinal on a […]  More

Harmonic Helps Houston Station Increase Channel Capacity

Harmonic announced that KHLM, a low-power television station in Houston owned and operated by Lotus Communications Corp., has deployed Harmonic’s video processing solutions to increase channel capacity from six channels up to eight digital channels within the 19.39 Mbps ATSC stream. The increased channel capacity is providing KHLM with more virtual channels, giving viewers more […]  More

Grass Valley’s EDIUS Cuts ‘Catskills Hotel’ Documentary

The latest version  of EDIUS (6.0) HD nonlinear editing software from Grass Valley was used extensively to cut the feature-length documentary “The Catskill Mountain House and The World Around‚” which won a Gold Remi award at the 44th Annual WorldFest Houston International Film Festival in March. The prestigious Remi Award is named after famed sculptor Frederick […]  More

SVG Welcomes Back SOS Global

Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that SOS Global has renewed their premier sponsorship. SOS Global has extensive experience in time-sensitive freight movements that require very tight control. The company’s customers use SOS Global primarily as a problem solver. Problems may arise with after-hours shipments, the need for damage control, or absolute minute-by-minute control […]  More

NetApp Recognized As CIO 100 Award Honoree

IDG’s CIO magazine announced NetApp as a recipient of the 2011 CIO 100 award for its Field Service Order (FSO) system, which uses automation to improve the NetApp partner and customer experience. The 24th annual award program recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology. NetApp […]  More

TSN Overhauls Graphics Display for NHL Draft

While the National Hockey League will usher in a new generation of superstars tonight at Xcel Energy Center in Minnesota, Canadian English language network TSN will be loading up viewers with more on-screen information than ever. TSN again will be home to the first round of the NHL Entry Draft and this year’s production is […]  More

Mackey Joins Spectra Logic as VP of Sales for Europe, Africa

Spectra Logic announced it has appointed Steve Mackey to the role of vice president of sales for Europe and Africa. With more than 15 years experience in the storage industry, Mackey brings to Spectra Logic a strong track record of success in achieving aggressive revenue growth through effective go-to-market strategies, developing outstanding sales teams, directing […]  More

Leo Ticheli Productions Purchases Panasonic AG-AF100

Leo Ticheli Productions recently purchased the Panasonic AG-AF100 large imager HD cinema camcorder to support its full-service content creation. Recognized for its production work in the areas of automotive, and healthcare, LTP was the first all-digital facility in Alabama and a noted pioneer in HD acquisition. LTP has utilized the AF100 on a variety of corporate projects […]  More

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