Andrew Kostuik is an Interactive Creative based out of Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. He co-founded Overtheatlantic (OTA) at the age of 20. At the agency he served as Creative Technologist working with clients across a spectrum of sectors. Under his direction his projects have received national and international attention.
Andrew joined NORCAT in 2013 and since that time he has brought an entirely new level of quality to NORCAT’s products and brand. Andrew has made achievements in leading the Studio NORCAT core development teams in visual arts and software development, developing VR, AR , software and applications. He is involved in all aspects of development of Studio NORCAT products, ensuring quality and production are world class. Andrew has been an integral part in developing Studio NORCAT and the products that come from it and he continues to keep NORCAT on the bleeding edge in training and development. Aside from his current work you can find him developing apps and games with friends through his side project ALTER-BOY who are currently working on their second game release on Steam.

Awards

VALE VR
AIXR VR Awards - Winner - VR Education and Training of the Year
Ontario Mine Rescue VR
FOTD - The FWA
The Crow
Leap Motion (Ultraleap) - Top 20 Finalist
Brass Monkey
FOTD - The FWA
Live Drummer Famous!
MOTD - The FWA
Live Drummer HD
MOTD - The FWA
Brass Monkey
FITC Awards - (Finalist) Technical Excellence
Self
FITC Awards - Best Canadian Designer
OTA Interactive
FITC Awards - (Finalist) Best Canadian Studio
Self
FITC Awards - Most Promising Student Portfolio
Mon Choix Smart - Collège Boréal
Canadian Marketing Association Awards - Silver, Not-for-Profit
Doodleizer!
.NET Magazine - Top 20 Flash Websites of 2011
OTA Interactive
Bell Business Excellence Awards (Entrepreneur of the Year)

Engagements

2021 - Present - Judge - SOTD, SOTM, SOTY
The FWA
2021 - IXR Global Summit Panelist
How to Avoid Common Mistakes When Deploying Enterprise VR at Scale
2012 - FITC - Influxis Voodoo Lounge
The Next Videogame Revolution
2011 - FITC - Influxis Voodoo Lounge
Doodleizer! Microsoft Paint on Crack.

Relevant Media

NORCAT wins VR education and training crown at 2021 VR Awards
Stevens Point fire department training with augmented reality software
Vale & NORCAT VR training partnership. Extraordinary ways to the do the ordinary
NORCAT unveils new virtual and augmented reality training programs
New Computer Simulation Tool for Mine Rescue Training
New virtual mine exhibit launched at Dynamic Earth
'Digital mine for a digital future'
Dynamic Earth exhibit puts users in virtual underground mine rescue
NORCAT playing with Oculus Rift virtual reality headset as a job training tool
NORCAT launches safety training using immersive Virtual Reality
Video game studio first for Sudbury