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

NewTek Upgrades to SVG Platinum Sponsor

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that NewTek has renewed its sponsorship, upgrading to Platinum status. Founded on the principle that the ability to create movies and television should be available to everyone, NewTek designs innovative portable live production, and 3D products, at affordable prices. NewTek products are easy to learn and use […]  More

NBC to Carry 2011 Adidas Grand Prix Live

NBC Sports presents two hours of live coverage from the 2011 Adidas Grand Prix, the sixth stop on the international Samsung Diamond League circuit. 18 athletes who rank No. 1 in the world so far this season are expected to compete, including more than two dozen Olympic and World Champions. NBC Sports’ coverage begins this […]  More

Snell Employees Take to Their Bikes for Cancer Research U.K.

Snell, a leading innovator in digital media technology, announced that the company has organized a sponsored bicycle ride in aid of Cancer Research U.K., scheduled for June 10-11. Led by CEO Simon Derry, a number of Snell employees will complete a 160-mile course connecting the company’s three U.K. sites in Havant, Reading, and Saffron Walden. […]  More

Job Posting: Lobo TV Producer

University of New Mexico Athletics, Lobo Sports Properties, and Lobo TV is currently accepting applications for a creative and talented TV producer. The Lobo TV Producer works closely with many departments to help promote the University of New Mexico Lobos. Selected candidate will assist the communications, marketing and sales, development and lobo sports properties departments […]  More

SVG Welcomes Back Mobile TV Group

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that Mobile TV Group has renewed its mobile sponsorships. The Mobile TV Group operates one of the nation’s largest fleets of mobile production units equipped with state-of-the-art equipment. With the highest percentage of high definition trucks, MTVG provides mobile units for over 4,000 sports and entertainment events […]  More

Grass Valley Delivers Slow-Motion from High-Velocity World Ski Championships

In February, German broadcaster ZDF provided the host broadcast facilities for the 2011 World Ski Championships in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Immediately before the event, it added a new Grass Valley LDK 8300 Live Super SloMo camera paired with a K2 Dyno Replay System. ZDF also bought two new Grass Valley LDK 8000 Elite wireless cameras systems to add to […]  More

Gepco International Supports NSCA Members

NSCA announced its participation in its Member Appreciation Reception at InfoComm 2011, including Gepco International (InfoComm Booth 435), which continues its support of the integration community as a key supporter of the new event. “We are proud to continue our support of the NSCA community,” said Brian Lamar, Director of Sales for SheerWire by Gepco […]  More

CSVS 2011: SIDs Advise Baby Steps When Getting Into Video

Mark Kwolek, associate director of athletic public relations/director of new media at the University of Richmond, had one piece of advice for athletic departments looking to leap into video production: “Start simple.” At SVG’s College Sports Video Summit in Atlanta this week, Kwolek joined other current and former sports information directors on a panel titled […]  More

Signiant Teams With XOS Digital for Sports Recruiting Application

Signiant announced that XOS Digital, a provider of digital media services to collegiate and professional sports organizations, has built its XOS PlayerOnDemand scouting system around the Signiant content supply chain management solution. The Signiant technology provides a platform for XOS Digital to capture video of high school football players in action and other related content, […]  More

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