At the age of five, Ben says he was inspired by ice skater Brian Boitano.
Ben has said that his most treasured article of clothing is his vintage CUBS baseball cap.
Ben's father heritage is Puerto Rican and his mother's is of the Jewish faith.
As of June 2007, Ben belongs to the Arctic FSC Skating Club.
Ben finished with the gold in the 2006 Cup of Russia with a score of 186.33.
At the 2005 Worlds, Ben scored his personal best for a Free Dance, 111.54.
As of June 2007, Ben resides in Northville, Michigan.
Ben first skated at the age of six.
Ben stands at five feet, ten inches.
Ben has said that he hopes to visit Argentina, hopefully sometime in the near future.
Ben's ice dancing coaches are Igor Shpilband and Marina Zoueva.
Ben has said that the most exciting place he's been is Japan.
Ben's favorite color is blue.
Ben: (on his favorite type of car) Bentley…Ferrari Modena… old-school Hummer, I can't decide!