Juliana Tafur, a content director and founder of Orkidea Films, has now partnered with WTS Connect on the execution of the company’s audiovisual content.
She’s acted as Executive Producer, Content Director, Story Producer and Scriptwriter for A&E, History, Nat Geo and Discovery; and has extensive experience in show running, content development and executive management of editorial, production, post-production and camera crews. As Supervising Producer for Discovery Networks, she managed the work of production companies across Latin America on more than 80 hours of TV. In 2017 one of her series was awarded at the New York Festival's TV & Film Awards.
Under Orkidea's Latin American arm, Juliana acted as Executive Producer and Content Director for the Discovery Channel series ‘Miracle Detectives’, ‘Extreme Mission’ and ‘Forbidden’, and as Producer/Director across four seasons of National Geographic’s ‘Taboo’ - always striving to find the human side to every story, in some of the continent’s most remote locations. Juliana is committed to generating content that brings about awareness and creates a more conscious society. She’s an honors graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and a recipient of a Mark of Excellence Award from the Society of Professional Journalists.