Justin Barker

Curious about my work?

I develop strategies and oversee the execution of advocacy campaigns and creative work across media — web, TV, print and event design.


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CreativeLive is an online education company for creative entrepreneurs.

Broadcasting live online classes to a global audience. Over two billion minutes of course instruction have been watched by over 10 million students. Live broadcasts ranged from 2,000 to 60,000 people.


As the Head of the Money and Life channel at Creativelive — I developed and executed the strategic content plan, recruited, built relationships and negotiated contracts with instructors and developed and executive produced over 130 new classes in 15 months.


Here are some trailers from my favorite classes


And here are the top courses THAT OUR GLOBAL AUDIENCE LOVED

Online Conferences


In addition to producing 130 courses — I built strategy, programmed and recruited over 50 instructors for four week-long conferences that broadcast live around the world.


Typsy believes that hospitality moments make the world a better place.

An online learning platform with video courses from the world's best hospitality instructors.


As the Consulting Producer and then Executive Producer at Typsy — I reimagined the entire business and content strategy, developing curriculum, recruiting subject matter experts and managing a global content team who filmed courses around the world.

HERE ARE some of the talented experts i recruited at Typsy


Check Out this Trailer from Kate Edwards course →


Discover the Magic of the Himalayas and the spirit of its people.

The Himalayan Film Festival is an annual showcase of stories from the roof of the world. Stories from Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. Stories that have the power to bring communities together and stories that need to be shared.


As Founder and Producer of The Himalayan Film Festival — I oversaw the entire brand development and launch, coordinating sponsorships with foundations, city government and community organizations, Positioning the festival, writing press releases and outreaching to media which led to blanket coverage. I recruited and collaborated with a remote team of graphic and web designers, producing content for the web, video, and print and managed event schedule


Master your craft, your passion, or something new with creative classes taught by the world’s best.

Grammy winners. Best-sellers. World-renowned photographers. CreativeLive has 700+ master creators who also teach the way you love to learn.


As content producer and show runner at CreativeLive — I worked with the world's top thought leaders to produce over 400 hours of original content - 40 courses and 3 week long events that earned over $1.5 million in revenue. Collaborating with a tight knit production team, in studio hosts, creative services, marketing and social teams to develop, position and promote courses to a global audience of creative entrepreneurs

Check out my reel of over 40 courses I produced →


AND HERE ARE just a few of the COURSES I produced


Storytelling and Video Production for Start-Ups

A San Francisco based, globally minded video production company developing and producing broadcast quality, short form content.


As producer and director at The Tree Productions — I oversaw the creative development and production of short form video content for enterprises and startups like Inman News, Couchsurfing, Turnhere and Badgeville.


Check out this series from Couchsurfing that took us to four continents →