Jon Shestack - Executive Producer
Jonathan Shestack is currently a movie producer with a first look deal at Warner Bros. Previously he was President of Production at Artisan Entertainment and Executive Vice President of Production and Development at Beacon Communications. At Beacon, Shestack produced Air Force One starring Harrison Ford. He also produced the art house hit The Last Seduction for October Films and Disturbing Behavior for Beacon and MGM. Shestack was the Production Executive on the movies Family Man, End of Days, Bring It On, and 13 Days. Most recently he produced the Harrison Ford film Firewall for Warner Brothers.

Shestack is the vice-president and co-founder with his wife, Portia Iversen, of the Cure Autism Now Foundation, a non-profit organization of parents, clinicians, and scientists dedicated to finding effective biological treatments, prevention, and a cure for autism and related disorders. In five years this group has become the largest private funder of biological research in autism in the county; funding pilot awards, fellowships, and the innovative Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) – the world’s first collaborative gene bank for autism.

A native of Philadelphia, Shestack, 44, is the father of three children, one of whom has autism.

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