Shawn Walker

Creative Director + CEO

Shawn has a BA from Pace University in Applied Psychology + Human Relations, as well as a Digital Marketing Certification from Cornell University. He has over 10 years experience in branding, marketing, development, and production, with a focus on creative direction.

Shawn Walker is a Creative Director, Entrepreneur, and Founder / CEO of WalkTheShawn Productions. He is also the President of eCommerce fashion retailer Visit Brands.

Shawn currently serves on the Advisory Council for the national 501(c)3 nonprofit food rescue organization Rescuing Leftover Cuisine. He is a co-founder of Creative Kids Initiative, an international 501(c)3 nonprofit education foundation dedicated to providing tools, opportunities, and resources for creative children all over the world.

What I Do
  • Advertising
  • Branding
  • Copywriting
  • Creative Direction
  • Digital Marketing
  • Design
  • Development
  • Strategy
  • Production
  • Public Relations
Sardis Disla

Art Director

“Although I graduated from Arcadia University as a graphic designer, my work takes many forms that extend beyond design. My creative skills as a multidisciplinary visual artist have allowed me to assist businesses in progressing closer to their goals whether it is via design, photography, or overall artistic guidance. I love what I do for I am able to use my talents to help others, from mom-and-pop shops to large corporations. I’m passionate about every task, whether big or small, and I approach every new project with as much ambition as the last one. Whether you’re just getting started or are a Fortune 500 company, there is always room for improvement.”
What I Do
  • Advertising
  • Art Direction
  • Branding
  • Creative Direction
  • Digital Marketing
  • Illustration
  • Packing / Product Design
  • Photography
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Typography
Melissa Halbrook

Website + Social Media Coordinator

Melissa Halbrook earned a B.A. in Anthropology at George Mason University and has since cultivated her social media and website design skills. Before moving to Philadelphia and expanding her professional scope, her work mainly consisted of advertising nonprofit events and opportunities in her hometown of Washington, DC. Now, in addition to managing her own e-commerce business, she facilitates website development and design for WalkTheShawn Productions. Armed with strong communication skills, grit, and talent, she aims to provide the highest quality web services. Her unique, consumer-oriented perspective is sure to create a seamless experience for your desired audience.  

What I Do
  • Digital Marketing
  • eCommerce
  • eMail Marketing
  • Merchandising
  • Social Media Management
  • Project Management
  • Press
  • Web Design / Development
Sam Dera

Videographer + Producer

“Over the past nine years I’ve operated independently within the New York media industry on over 200 digital media productions, in every capacity requisite to a true understanding of how a production functions. My primary focus is as a digital video producer and videographer.

Stylized documentary, lifestyle pieces, commercials, and broadcast interviewing are my strong suits. Producing, along with camera work, lighting, and post-production are all within my professional wheelhouse, allowing me to fill multiple on and off-set roles.”

What I Do
  • Content Creation
  • Directing
  • Digital Video Production
  • Editing
  • Lighting
  • Media Management
  • Photography
  • Post-Production
  • Videography