Bob Drake  Rochester Hills, Michigan, US

Bob Drake
Bob Drake

Bob Drake

Bob's Commercial Demo

Highlights

Voice Profile: Voice age-range: 30's to Senior. Bob is best suited to real-people characters for commercials; a quirky, yet relaxed natural vocal style that's easy to listen to; authoritative to sympathetic, believable, casual, folksy, honest, Midwestern, guy-next-door, trustworthy and versatile; he will add a professional and caring voice to your narration or audiobook project; corporate and medical narration to convey expertise and authority; exciting, enthusiastic. Bob is a "real-sounding" storyteller who can play any number of different guys; in commercials or narrations he could play a father, grandfather, farmer, retiree; he can also be edgy and smart-ass; his voice would work well in bank, car, insurance, health, medical information/testimonial, documentaries and public service announcements.

Languages

English (North American), English

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior

Special Skills

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

Experience

Bob is a seasoned voice-over talent who's worked for major advertising agencies, automotive and fast-food accounts; he's represented by The iGroup and Productions-Plus and featured on VoiceBank.net.

Credentials

Education

Voice-over Training/Education:
Bob has benefited from one-on-one training with Harlan Hogan & Jeffrey Fisher (AudioSmartActors), Pat Fraley (PatFraleyTeaches), Kristin Price (Edge Studios), and Heather Costa (SuchAVoice). He's worked with Randy "Z" Zdrojewski and Gerald McBride (Specs Howard). Bob continually builds and refines his voice-over skills with friend and mentor, Joel Porter, voice talent, instructor/coach and audio post engineer (Motion Picture Institute of Michigan/MPI) in Metro Detroit.

Studio

  • Microphone

    MXL 909

  • Computer & Software

    HP Pavilion PC & Adobe Audition 3.0

  • Delivery Methods

    MP3, WAVE, AIFF, CD (Overnight), FTP, Dropbox

  • Turnaround Time

    Usually within 24 Hours, depending on project requirements and client approvals.

Service Description

Television Commercials
Radio Commercials, TV spots
Narration
Business Demonstrations, e-learning, podcasts
Business Presentations, Corporate Video Narration
Voiceover for internet application and Flash programs for the web
Character Voices for spots, Animated Cartoon Voice Acting
Video Game Voices, Computer Game Voices
Educational Videos, CD-rom, e-Learning
Internet Advertising
In-Store Announcements and POP Media

Payment Terms

Hire Bob 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

To contact Bob Drake about your project, request a quote today. We'll walk you through the process step-by-step. It's fast and easy.

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