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

SVG Technology In Action Webinar: Introducing the AWS Cloud Digital Interface presented By SOUTHWORKS on October 20

With broadcasters of all shapes and sizes now moving to the cloud, leading tech developers are bolstering cutting edge solutions to support the migration. In this edition of SVG’s Technology in Action Webinar Series, take an in-depth look at Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Digital Interface (AWS CDI). The solution enables reliable, uncompressed live video […]  More

Inside the Fox Sports Vault: How IP Powers the Network’s New At-Home Operations Center

Fox Sports recently took a space in its Pico facility – that was previously a tape library – and has transformed it into a work area where nearly 30 production personnel can complete replay, graphics, and other functions for productions taking place hundreds and even thousands of miles away. IP technologies continue to transform the […]  More

On the Gridiron: Minnesota Vikings Adjust Content Approach at High-Tech U.S. Bank Stadium

Many professional sports have opted for a return to play inside a sanitized bubble. Not the NFL. Without skipping a beat, the league is soldiering on with regular-season games in all 30 stadiums across the country. Similar to our At the Ballpark series, On the Gridiron examines the new routines, habits, and production philosophies of […]  More

The SVG Podcast: Kansas City Chiefs’ Kristen Pugh and Indianapolis Colts’ Mike Stevens Talk NFL Game Day Ops

Following an offseason unlike any other, the National Football League is now a full month into its regular season and video teams from across the league have executed one-of-a-kind operations game plans to get both their in-venue and digital content operations humming. Today on the show we take a deep dive into the video operations […]  More

For the NHL Draft, NHL Network’s Studios Play Host as Live Feeds Pour in From 31 Team Sites

In this unique year of live sports television in a COVID world, league drafts have emerged as one of the more intriguing and innovative broadcast playgrounds. In April, the WNBA and the NFL set the standard through comprehensive workflows that took viewers into the homes of draft prospects around the country. Major League Baseball followed […]  More

The SVG Podcast: NBA 2K League’s Matt Arden, ROOT SPORTS Northwest’s Jon Bradford, and ESPN’s Adam Whitlock

As the sports calendar crowds up, we bring you a trifecta of guests from the world of sports television production on the latest episode of The SVG Podcast. We’re joined by NBA 2K League’s Head of Content Matt Arden, ROOT Sports Northwest Vice President and Executive Producer Jon Bradford, and ESPN Associate Director, Remote Traffic […]  More

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