ESPN has announced that Cindy Freed has been named VP, sales marketing, for the organization’s Customer Marketing and Sales group. She will oversee ad-sales marketing, including ESPN’s Co-Marketing team, Creative Works, and Marketing Services. She will assist in development of key messages for the sales team and help develop cross-platform ideas to further build the […] More
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
Sennheiser audio electronics will be used on the forthcoming world tour of English R&B group Sade. Led by monitor engineer Horst Hartman and front-of-house engineer Chris Madden, the show will feature a Sennheiser SKM 5200-II microphone with cardioid dynamic capsule combined with the EM 3732-II receiver to capture the distinct voice of lead singer Sade […] More
Brian Spears has been named senior national account executive with Chyron’s North American sales team. He brings a diverse sales background, having earlier held sales-management positions with Tektronix, Grass Valley, and Digital Broadcast. “Brian will offer unique insights into strategic selling, business development, strategic account planning, and key account management,” says Bruce Levine, VP of […] More