We like to think we cover most angles - experience without the dad dancing teamed with the technical and creative moves of youth. We have made it our business to find great crews, great creatives, and hopefully great friends in the process.

Jacqui Doughty, MD, PRODUCER

Jacqui began as a runner in Soho working for some of the best directors around. She made it to Assistant Film Editor, cutting car commercials and music videos, in dark, basement rooms. 

Chasing some sunlight, Jacqui joined the BBC and ended up working in almost every production department, settling in BBC Learning as Director, Producer and then Series Producer. She went on to secure sabbaticals working for advertising agencies in Paris, Detroit and LA as well as securing a secondment with Children’s Television Workshop, makers of Sesame Street in New York. 

While at the BBC Jacqui earned two BAFTA nominations, and won two RTS (Royal Television Society) awards.  She was also awarded the Japan Prize in Tokyo, The ERA Award (Educational Resources Award) and the ETMA Award (Educational Television and Multimedia Award).

jacqui@walktallmedia.co.uk                 +44 (0) 7771 710 705

Karin Chalmers, DEVELOPMENT

Karin spent 15 years at the BBC in London, mainly in Channel Management. She was a key member of the launch team for BBC KNOWLEDGE and BBC FOUR, later becoming responsible for managing cross-channel scheduling and the scheduling relationship with the BBC Nations and UKTV. She worked in programme development at the BBC Natural History Unit, before going on to freelance as a broadcast and digital consultant, working for clients including BBC Worldwide and The Community Channel.

At Walk Tall, Karin manages development effort but has been known to leave the office and assist on productions… especially when they involve foreign filming.  Karin takes ideas through to submission and pitch stage for broadcast and works closely with clients to help them realise their brief and to keep every stage of the production creatively on track.  Karin is a shareholder at Walk Tall Media Ltd.

karin@walktallmedia.co.uk                  +44 (0) 7739 300 196