CO-FOUNDER / PRESIDENT / EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
I am a seasoned content producer and innovator in the unscripted content space. As EP at Liner Notes Productions, I forged a relationship with eight times Academy-Award winning, FilmNation Entertainment, to produce “Crossroads,” featuring A-List music artists, “The Art of Comedy, Starring Kevin Pollak” with 10 top stand up comedians, and several other unscripted and scripted programs.
Produce multi-camera, high-resolution audio, live music concerts and stand-up comedy content for streaming television and social networking mediums.
Mr. Walker was the Founder, President and Executive Producer of Digital Café Tour, the company that started the small concert video trend. Tom was recently second unit Director and Producer of network television show, Wonderama, as well as Music Producer for Emmy-nominated FOX5 television music competition – New York’s Star of the Day with Ernie Anastos. Tom was credited as second unit Director and Producer of BBC’s feature Nashville, for the segment on legendary music producer, Bob Johnston. Previously he was Director of Creative Affairs at Batfilm Productions, as well as working in development for Frank Oz Productions at Orion Pictures. Tom is the front man and creative leader of Friday’s Child, one of the most innovative Indie artists of the late 1990’s to early 2000’s. Under his leadership, Friday's Child spearheaded the DIY music movement, becoming one of the best-selling Indie artists in the US and headlining and selling out venues across the country. Tom also has considerable experience in financials markets and private equity, having been at the center of $1 billion in asset-backed securities transactions. Tom is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts Film and Television program.
C0-FOUNDER / PRESIDENT / EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Liner Notes Productions
Oversee all aspects of production and post-production, including talent contracts, funding, video and music editing and mixing, as well as hiring of production and post-production staff.
PRODUCER / MUSIC PRODUCER
Wonderama - Segment Producer - Produced on-location, multi-camera segments for syndicated broadcast children's show starring David Osmond. Hired and led production and post production team. Generated highly successful sizzle reel campaign, leading to funding of entire first season.
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER / DIRECTOR
Is It Rolling: The Untold Story of Bob Johnston
Directed and produced documentary film on the life and work of music producer, Bob Johnston (Bob Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel, Johnny Cash, Leonard Cohen, et. al.)
PRESIDENT / EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Digital Cafe Tour (DCT)
• Founded and funded innovative on-line/broadband video production and marketing company. Managed 25 employees and contractors.
• Produced over 130 live concert and stand-up comedy events.
• Won three TELLY Awards for Live Concert Video Production.
• Initiated and negotiated on-line, broadcast and mobile distribution contracts with Verizon FiOS, Fox Newscorp Mobile, and CBS Interactive.
• Partnered with Myspace to design worldwide talent contest. Successfully negotiated sponsorship deals with major pro-audio and liquor companies.