BEN KOESTERER (KESS-ter-er)
Director of Operations & Sports Coordinator
Ben Koesterer’s background as a standout athlete was the impetus for Sports Studio’s expansion into sports choreography. Now in his 9th year, worldwide sports brands including ESPN, NFL Films, NBA China, Verizon, Sony PlayStation, IBM, Met-Rx and India’s Star Sports Network have tapped Ben to deliver realistic sports action sequences for both commercial and virtual reality applications.
His expertise in historical uniform research and cutting-edge design make Sports Studio the industry leader in the creation and execution of period-specific and custom sports apparel. Ben maintains Sports Studios’ official throwback database, a compendium of historical data on all sports from all eras. NBA franchises including New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets, Minnesota Timberwolves, Phoenix Suns and Detroit Pistons have relied on Ben’s research to help them recreate jerseys to honor their most historically significant teams and players.
Ben’s custom designs have been featured in Walt Disney Pictures’ McFarland, USA starring Kevin Costner, 20th Century Fox’ Runner Runner starring Ben Affleck and Warner Bros. Trouble With The Curve starring Amy Adams and Clint Eastwood as well as commercials for Snickers, Audi, Adidas, Jack In The Box and Nike.