Kim Somers  Ashton, Ontario, CA

Kim Somers
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Kim Somers

Kim Somers

Highlights

Kim Somers has over 30 years experience in the voice-over field recording narrations, commercials, voice mail phone messages, how-to, sizzle reels, book trailers, non-fiction audio books. explainers, B2B marketing videos etc. She is the voice of "Cobra NavOne GPS" in North America and the voice of NavOne Red Light Alert in North America. She is an accredited World Voice talent. Need something in a RUSH? From her high quality digital home studio she can record any e-learning course, training modules or tutorials for you. Have a listen to hear all of the different styles of read she can provide like corporate, knowledgeable, and friendly. Also great at commercials - she's done hundreds. And narrations for any project -- documentaries, teaching aids, e-learning, whiteboards, TED videos, point point presentations etc.

Kim loves voice-over work, a fact that shines through to her clients. Her goal is to provide you with an outstanding read and equally outstanding service. You can expect courtesy, creativity and professionalism when you work with me. Delivery is prompt and will include the voice files in the format of your choice.

Languages

English (North American), English

Accents

Canadian (Ontario) w/ or w/o accent, Northeast American or no accent

Ages

Middle Aged

Special Skills

Cartoons, Documentaries, Audiobooks, Business, Educational, Radio, Telephone, Videogames, Podcasting, Television, Internet

Experience

Kim is a voice-over veteran with over 30 years experience.
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☐ Calm ☐ Casual ☐ Cheerful ☐ Classy ☐ Clear ☐ Comforting ☐ Considerate
☐ Compassionate ☐ Computer ☐ Confident ☐ Controlled ☐ Conversational
☐ Convincing ☐ Corporate * Canadian

☐ Dependable ☐ Direct ☐ Doubtful ☐ Down-to-Earth ☐ Dramatic ☐ Dynamic

☐ Educated ☐ Elegant ☐ Encouraging ☐ Engaging ☐ Enthusiastic ☐ Executive

☐ Factual ☐ Faithful ☐ Feisty ☐ Firm ☐ Formal ☐ Friendly ☐ Fun ☐ Funny

☐ Gentle ☐ Genuine ☐ Girly ☐ Glamorous ☐ Grumpy ☐ Guiding

☐ Happy ☐ Heartfelt ☐ Hesitant ☐ Honest ☐ Hopeful

☐ Informal ☐ Informative ☐ Intelligent ☐ Inviting ☐ Inspirational ☐ Instructive

☐ Kid-Friendly ☐ Kind ☐ Knowledgeable

☐ Lecture ☐ Likable ☐ Lively ☐ Loving

☐ Mature ☐ Merciful ☐ Modern ☐ Mom ☐ Motherly ☐ Motivational

☐ Natural ☐ Neighborly ☐ Nervous ☐ Nice

☐ Opaque ☐ Optimistic ☐ Outgoing

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☐ Professional

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☐ Romantic

☐ Sarcastic ☐ Sassy ☐ Seasoned ☐ Serene ☐ Sincere ☐ Smart ☐ Smooth ☐ Social
☐ Soft ☐ Soothing ☐ Sophisticated ☐ Strong ☐ Stylish ☐ Sultry ☐ Sympathetic

☐ Teaching ☐ Tender ☐ Textured ☐ Tranquil ☐ Trendy ☐ True ☐ Trustworthy

☐ Understanding ☐ Unflappable ☐ Unique ☐ Upbeat , Scientific

☐ Versatile ☐ Vibrant ☐ Villainous ☐ Vivid ☐ Vivacious

☐ Warm ☐ Wife ☐ Wise ☐ Witty

Let's collaborate on:
✪ Radio Commercials
✪ TV Commercials
✪ Corporate Video
✪ Apps for smart phones & tablet devices
✪ Podcasts
✪ In-Store Advertising
✪ E-Learning
✪ Audio Booklets
✪ Webcasts
✪ Kiosks
✪ Explainer Videos
✪ Voice-activated appliances/toys/gadgets
✪ Station Imaging
✪ Telephone Greetings/On-Hold Messages/IVR
✪ E-Commerce
✪ Animated/Video Product and Sales Tutorials
✪ Audio Tours
✪ Website Audio
✪ Point-of-Sale Presentations

E-learning for Advanced Safety Management
Carpet One US and Canada
Pfizer
Astra Zeneca
McDonalds
GE
BMW
Johnson and Johnson
Nestle
American Express
Petco

Credentials

Education

Loyalist College Radio Broadcasting, 30 years of VO life experience
Accredited Voice Talent with World Voices Org. WoVO

Studio

  • Microphone

    RODE NT1A

  • Computer & Software

    ASUS, Sony Sound Forge, Goldwave

  • Special Equipment

    FocusRite Saffire 24 Pro, Focusrite Scarlett 2i2

  • Delivery Methods

    email, ftp, snail mail, WeTransfer

  • Turnaround Time

    now or within 24 hours

Service Description

Kim Somers has 30 years experience in the voice-over field. She is a member of the Society of Accredited Voice Over Artists (World Voices). From her high quality digital home studio she can record any voice over job for you. Voice Mail Greetings and On Hold Messages are Kim's specialty! She can add royalty free music as background music or Donut jingles. Also great at commercials - she's done hundreds. And narrations for any project, i.e. documentaries, teaching aids, e-learning, etc.

Your time is valuable. With twenty plus years of experience, Kim brings more to your project than just voice. Clients have the option of directing me live phone or Skype, yet with her experience is comfortable with self-direction, too. As an accredited member of World Voices, Kim delivers results-oriented, deadline-driven work.

Kim has enjoyed collaborating with some of the world’s most well known and not-so-well known companies and organizations as well as advertising agencies, radio and television stations, non-profit groups and ministries. Kim's goal? To help them get their message across and attract attention! She can do the same for you.

Testimonials

“Kim is a real professional -- fast turn-around, flexible and works within our budget constraints. A real voice over talent, Kim provides varying styles and is often the first choice of my clients!” Rob Decker X-Media

X-Media

Thanks Kim! You are the voice behind all of my personal e-learning creations. When I am writing, I am hearing your voice. :) Happy summer! -- Scott Chisholm | Systems Architect (ASM) Advanced Safety Management Ltd. Professional Services, e-Learning, and Serious Software www.theCORexperts.com

Advanced Safety Management Ltd.

Kim was always willing to take on special projects, such as voice overs for a new training video or assisting in UAT efforts with our company application.

YAPPR

Hi Kim! I just wanted to pass along the feedback that I got from the client... As always I GREATLY appreciate your hard work and speedy gonzalez response time. Have a great night! :)

Smart Reply

“We worked with Kim on a voice over project in September 2007 and we were incredibly impressed. She replied to our RFP very promptly, quickly sent us a customized demo of her work & once we signed off, she completed the project within a couple of hours. We will certainly turn to her for any of our future voice over needs.”

Front Point Securities

Client List

Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)
Planet Charley
Soundbite
American Assoc of Coding Professionals (AAPC)
Advanced Safety Training
Momentuum
Batch Films
Telesign
Mouseclicks
COBRA Nav One GPS (Xmedia)Advanced Safety Management
Carpet One US and Canada
Pfizer
Astra Zeneca
McDonalds
GE
BMW
Johnson and Johnson
Nestle
and many many more!


Payment Terms

Hire Kim for voice-over work. Payment is made through Voices.com SurePay, an escrow service that guarantees your work is done to your satisfaction. Send payment securely by Visa, Mastercard or PayPal through Voices.com then download your files from the website.

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Next Steps

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