Raquel Benitez Rojas
Raquel has worked in a variety of academic and professional positions in the United States, Canada and Europe. Her strengths lie in her ability to conceive, create and develop audiovisual properties. Her expertise and comprehensive knowledge of specialized markets enable her to research viable properties and rights options.
Raquel holds two master’s in Computer Animation and Broadcasting, as well as a BA in Arts and Communications, and several CIC diplomas. During her 23-year career she has written software programs, books and university curricula that are now considered to be the industry standard. Raquel also frequently appears as a guest speaker at universities and international conferences.
She has received accolades for her work as creator, producer, executive producer and director on many award-wining animated films and television shows. Her professional distinctions include being a member of the Canadian Picture Pioneers, ASIFA and EGEDA. Raquel is currently the CEO of Comet Entertainment Inc. and a member of the board of directors of Vitamin Cartoons Inc, DFI Inc. and Comet Entertainment Europe SL.