Advisory Board


Jethro Rothe-Kushel

Jethro Rothe-kushel is a producer of motion pictures, television, and new media.  A Los Angeles native and Chicano with mixed Mexican and Jewish heritage, he has an ear to the voice of the oppressed. His work explores issues of identity, race, class, culture, and religion. He is the co-founder of Dartmouth Alumni in Entertainment & Media Association, IVY Entertainment, and serves as New Media Deputy for Los Angeles County. He was recently elected as the youngest member to serve on the national board of directors for the Producers Guild of America before being elected as a Vice President of the guild.


Shaune B. Arnold

Shaune B. Arnold, Esq. is a practicing transaction attorney in Los Angeles, California. A graduate of UCLA, with a BA in Psychology, and of the University of California Hastings College of the Law, Shaune has more than 22 years of experience providing Business Coaching and General Counsel advice to start-up, emerging growth and traditional businesses of widely varying industries to help them establish a solid foundation for their businesses, uncover hidden assets in their business to explode their revenue potential, and, finally, to help them craft winning strategic alliances that maximize the profit potential of a successful business. Shaune was also a licensed Financial Advisor (formerly holding Series 7, Series 63, Series 65 and California Insurance licenses).

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