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
Madeline Kerney

Marketing Manager

Madeline Kerney earned a B.S. in Marketing from Rutgers Business School and has since cultivated her copywriting, email marketing, social media, and website design skills. Before expanding her professional scope, she stated her career advertising in the tradeshow industry. She then went on to work for TerraCycle, were she managed all email and social media communications. Madeline now facilitates social media and website development/design for WalkTheShawn Productions. Armed with strong communication skills, grit, and talent, she aims to provide the highest quality services. Her unique, consumer-oriented perspective is sure to create a seamless experience for your desired audience.

What I Do
  • Branding
  • Copywriting
  • Creative Direction
  • Customer Support
  • Design
  • Email Marketing
  • Social Media Management
  • Project Management
  • Web Design / Development
Charles Barrett

Managing Director

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
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