HERE'S A LITTLE ABOUT ME AND MY VOICE OVER EXPERIENCE
Hundreds of commercials, promos, PSAs and training videos/industrials recorded professionally since 1993. Voice of AEGON-Transamerica customer-facing IVR since 2008. Have also been a promo voice for an ESPN radio affiliate. Former broadcast promo/commercial producer. Operate a branded business separate from 'regular' VO creating On Hold Messages for phone systems, since 2005 -- www.onholdwebstore.us. Studied Voice and trained as an opera singer in college (music minor, mass comm major).
RECENTLY BOOKED PROJECTS
John Deere new product customer video; Rockwell Collins customer equipment training; AEGON / Transamerica telephone IVR (ongoing additions/changes). Cox Media Omaha, NE commercials; Mediacom Communications Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Dubuque, Iowa commercials.
Baritone, Midwest - no dialect. The executives of AEGON Transamerica, in choosing my voice for their IVR, said that I was just the right mix of 'friendly' and 'authoritative.' Flexible voice, which often moves into higher registers for copy-packed sales spots (cars, carpet, etc.)
DIALECTS, Character voices and vocal impressions
Old Man, Backwoods guys, UK caricatures
VOICES I AM ABLE TO PERFORM
Senior Male, Middle Age Male, Young Adult Male
AUDIO DELIVERY METHOD
FTP, AIF, MP3, WAV
MXL 960 w/ English tube - Mackie mixer - Windows 7 PC - recording and processing in Sony Sound Forge - Multi-track in Sony Vegas. Phone patch for remote direction with local recording and playback returned on the line. Website for client file downloads or FTP.
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