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

Sony, Vortex Media Team for Camcorder Roadshow

Sony is taking its newest professional camcorder technologies on the road, teaming with Vortex Media to conduct a series of workshops and training classes in cities across the United States. The sessions will be led by Doug Jensen, a veteran HD cinematographer, producer/director/editor, consultant and founder of Vortex Media, as well as a member of […]  More

Ideas del Sur Producciones Selects Grass Valley HD Production

Ideas del Sur Producciones, a video production company based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has purchased a new Grass Valley high-definition (HD) video production switcher and slow-motion replay system to produce a variety of live and pre-taped programs, including the country’s highest rated program “Bailando por un Sueño” (“Dancing for a Dream”). The program is now […]  More

WJCT Automates Video Workflow with Telestream Vantage

Telestream, a provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced that Jacksonville, FL-based WJCT, a local television and radio broadcast station, selected Telestream Vantage enterprise-class server software to solve a number of video workflow challenges. A long-time Telestream FlipFactory user, WJCT upgraded to Vantage to automate a greater number of the station’s workflow processes. […]  More

PacTV Upgrades Trinity Broadcasting Transmissions to MPEG4

Pacific Television Center (PacTV), a Los Angeles-based independent global transmission and production company, announced that it completed a platform upgrade for longtime client Trinity Broadcasting. The company has enhanced the U.S.-based network’s transmissions from MPEG2 to MPEG4 to across the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. “PacTV and Trinity Broadcasting have a long, solid history of working […]  More

Wild Eyes Productions Adds 96TBs of Archion Synergy Storage

Wild Eyes Productions has recently added 96 Terabytes of Archion Technology’s Synergy shared storage solution to its Avid Unity MediaNetwork.  Wild Eyes’ significant track record in television, documentary and docu-reality filmmaking balances military documentaries like “Inside Al-Qaeda” and “Inside the Taliban” for National Geographic with reality TV series like “The Squad: Prison Police” for the […]  More

Calrec Artemis Consoles Deployed by Mobile TV Group

Calrec Audio announced that Mobile TV Group (MTVG) will install Calrec Artemis consoles with Bluefin2 high-density signal processing in their forthcoming new mobile units — 29HDX and 30HDX. The Artemis consoles, which offer big power in a small footprint, will provide sports production services primarily for major professional and college sports in the Rocky Mountain and Pittsburgh regions. MTVG chose the […]  More

KEET-TV Turns to Pixel Power LogoVision for HD Branding Graphics

Pixel Power, a supplier of broadcast graphics systems, announced that KEET-TV — an all-digital public television station in Eureka, California — has installed a LogoVision branding graphics system to deliver station lineups and other promotional graphics in HD. “Efficiency and affordability are very important to a public broadcaster,” said Eli Moulton, IT coordinator at KEET-TV. […]  More

ESPN’s XP Project Research Shows Radio and Out-of-Home Viewing Extend Network’s Reach

Today at the ARF Audience Measurement 6.0 Conference ESPN and Arbitron presented key findings from a proprietary research study for ESPN which utilized Arbitron’s Portable People Meter ratings service. As part of the ESPN XP research initiative, ESPN worked with Arbitron in November 2010 to measure consumption of ESPN Radio affiliates and football content on […]  More

ESPN Announces “ESPN Films on Classic”

On the heels of the Peabody Award-winning 30 for 30 documentary series, ESPN Films is set to create a consistent destination for sports documentaries on ESPN Classic.  “ESPN Films on Classic” will feature an expanded focus on the channel’s unique ability to reach sports fans through films and is designed to target the fans whose interests are broader than […]  More

NESN Hires Bermel as VP of Marketing

New England Sports Network (NESN) announced that Paul Bermel has joined NESN as the vice president of marketing. Bermel will be charged with developing and overseeing the successful implementation of NESN’s marketing strategy. His responsibilities will include leading NESN’s on-air and online marketing, creative services, promotions and public relations efforts across the organization. Bermel comes […]  More

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