Born and raised in Molokai, Hawaii, James started his love of martial arts at age 7 when he began doing karate. With many years of training, he joined the Molokai High School wrestling team and fought his way to all state runner up in 2005. After graduation, James was led to Oahu for a college education and more opportunities to train with the best teams in the state. As an amateur, he built up a record of 7-1 with dreams of more. In January of 2014 James went pro in Hawaii.
With training at American Top Team Evolution in St. Louis, MO and American Top Team in Coconut Creek, FL he stands with a record of 5-0 accompanied with sights on an undefeated record. Also Island Fight Flyweight Champion. James enjoys seeing others grow in the sport and seeing how martial arts can help people to live healthier lives.
Jason Koerner lives to create and tell stories with his camera. He specializes in entertainment, lifestyle, travel and commercial photography. Jason is a down to earth, easy going person, addicted to his camera, coffee and sparkling water, who grew up in the quaint countryside of Kentucky. He started his photography passion and journey as a young lad with a polaroid and 10 frames to work with. His style today carries on from those early film beginnings through thoughtful storytelling images. When he is on site, his ultimate desired result is to sell your brand with one frame. In 2008, he embarked on a 4 day solo hike through Grand Teton National Park. It is within those mountains, his camera became his primary companion. He moved to Miami in 2010 to bridge the passion he had for photography and a shot at making it his life long career. His desire is to build relationships. His goal is to build archives for his clients down to the finest detail.
Available for assignments worldwide out of Miami Beach, create stories together by reaching out to him.