Shawn Walker

Creative Director

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
Ava Altenburger

Communications Manager

Ava Altenburger graduated from Elon University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Strategic Communications in 2020. Her foundation focuses on marketing, content management, and sales experience/digital platforms. Previously interning in Los Angeles, Ava focused on media research, influencer outreach, competitor audits, and client research. As Communications Specialist at WalkTheShawn Productions, Ava is responsible for the execution of public relations activities that support the firm’s strategy and business goals.

What I Do
  • Branding
  • Copywriting
  • Communications
  • Client Services Management
  • Public Relations
  • Email Marketing
  • Social Media Management
  • Project Management
  • Web Design / Development
Charles Barrett

Director of Development

Charles has worked professionally in the creative industry for over 30 years. His wealth of experience across multiple industries and market sectors, combined with his leadership abilities, has been the catalyst that has grown WalkTheShawn Productions into the award-winning agency it is today.

What I Do
  • Creative Direction
  • Photography
  • Videography
  • Web Development
  • Product Design
Andrew Dykes

Art Director

Andrew Dykes graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design in 2011 with a B.F.A. in Painting. As Art Director at WalkTheShawn, he leverages his 15+ years experience to provide extraordinary creative solutions for our clients.

What I Do
  • Art Direction
  • Creative Direction
  • Content Management
  • Photography
  • Web Development