Daniel Rescher

Shish Aikat

Advisor (Film Production & Higher Ed)

Co-Founder & Head of Global Learning, John Hughes Institute

Strategic learning, onboarding and talent integration for animation and VIsual Effects (VFX); instructional design, blended learning for Digital Content Creation (DCC) applications; operational budgets for learning and development for filmed entertainment; feedback analysis and performance metrics for cinematic arts curricula; education localization for global teams in DCC roles; scaling and executing programs globally for animation and VFX crews; pioneering talent development, needs assessment, and vocational training for animation and VFX artists on the autism spectrum; administering and deploying certification environments for the Adobe CC suite using Certiport/Adobe Digital Learning Services.

Professional Summary

  • Global expert in film production, VFX and education
  • Experience of establishing US education institute and film studio in Asia
  • Member of leadership team of multi Academy Award winning Rhythm and Hues

Film Production and Education Expertise

  • Head of Global Learning, Tau Films: http://www.taufilms.com/taufilms/
  • Co-Founder & Head of Global Learning, John Hughes Institute: johnhughesinstitute.org
  • Vice Principal, Exceptional Minds School & Studio: exceptionalmindsstudio.org
  • Lecturer, Loyola Marymount University, School of Film & Television
  • Head of Global Learning, Rhythm & Hues rhythm.com

Role at Athleta-Ed

  • Provides guidance on film production and visual effects / animation
  • Provide support for developing strategic partnerships / relationships
  • Review strategic initiatives / partnerships

Get In Touch

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