Wayne Edwards  Ashville, PA, US

Wayne Edwards
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Wayne Edwards

Wayne Edwards

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Highlights

Wayne is the quintessential guy next door, adding a warm, friendly, folksy voice to your project, or he can deliver a unique dynamic voice, delivering broadcast quality audio for commercials, public service announcements (PSA), promos, telephone messaging systems, webcasts, and more. Wayne can also be Amusing, Happy, Uplifting, and Fun, or be Authoritative, Informative, Sophisticated, and Intelligent. He can deliver a Believable & Confident, Caring Character, He can sound Educated, Genuine, Honest, and Mature. Wayne is a Real, Fresh, Sincere, and Unique voice that can tackle the Technical, Medical and other difficult reads without being intimidated. The smooth richness of Wayne’s voice is well suited for long form narration projects, specializing in audiobooks, documentaries, computer based corporate / industrial training and other audible e-Learning systems, being especially adept at medical and technical narrations. Wayne’s home based studio is professionally equipped with state of the art equipment to provide superior voiceover quality and audio production, and because his studio is home-based, Wayne can offer fast turn around for those time critical voiceover and narration projects. Plus, he has an extensive collection of royalty free background music and sound effects to enhance your project, offering complete mixing and production so that your project is ready to use right out of the gate.

Languages

English, English (North American)

Accents

non-regional, mid-western, southern,

Ages

Young Adult, Middle Aged

Special Skills

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

Experience

Wayne has over 22 years of combined experience in voice over, acting, broadcasting and audio technologies.

His Acting, Voiceover, and Broadcasting credentials include lead and supporting roles in church and community theatrical performances. Wayne was twice privileged to act under the tutelage of Actor & Acting Coach Ralph Tabikan.

Wayne also worked for a local Altoona, PA. FM radio station, WHPA, as a Control Board operator, Production Assistant, and co-hosted the morning drive show, The Real Oldies Morning Improv, with veteran broadcaster and Voiceover Artist, Denny Pompa.

Wayne has an Electronics Engineering degree (BSEE) and worked extensively in audio & sound technologies in his earlier career. He is privileged to have worked on sound systems, and client training in mixing and setup, for NIH, Bethesda Naval Hospital, University of Maryland, Loyola College, numerous schools and other facilities.

Wayne's vocal qualities and his ability to succinctly articulate in a clear and understandable manner, garnered frequent comments from his peers, referencing his professional sounding voice. Although Wayne's professional career for many years was in Telecommunications and Information Technology, he was often asked to record telephone messaging, greetings and voice other commercial applications for businesses upon installation of phone systems. While in the employ of Computer Sciences Corp., Capital One, Advanced Technology Integration, & others, he was often called upon to narrate and create corporate and technical presentations.

Wayne began his career as a full time Voice Over Artist and Long Form Narrator In 2005, upon leaving the IT business behind. He attended the Columbia School of Broadcasting, receiving high marks in his studies and kudos from other Voiceover and Broadcasting professionals impressed by his vocal style. Subsequently, He took his Voiceover career to a higher level by hiring a voiceover coach, enlisting the services of 20+ year Voiceover veteran and Voice Over Coach, Terry Daniel.

With over 16 years non-professional experience and seven years as a professional Voice Artist & Audiobook Narrator, Wayne has brought his professional vocal style, and knowledge of the Voice Over business, to a whole new level, earning the respect and recognition of his peers, as a true Voice Over professional.

Wayne's clients have given 100% positive feedback on the work he has performed and provided. His voice is new and unique, and he is always willing to go the extra mile to ensure complete client satisfaction

Credentials

Education

Professional Audio Engineer
Electronics Engineering Degree
The Columbia School of Broadcasting
Terry Daniel - Professional Voice Coach
Voice Over seminars, webinars, workshops,
Pat Fraley workshops and courses
On-The-Job training in Radio Broadcasting.
Member, World Voices
SaVoa Accreditation #11019 (10/22/2011)

Studio

  • Microphone

    Audio-Technica AT-2035, Rode NTG2, & Se-Electronics, X1

  • Computer & Software

    Dell Precision T3600 DAW, Dell Studio 1550 Laptop DAW, Adobe Audition 3, Skype

  • Special Equipment

    Roland UA-25EX USB Interface, Mackie 802-VLZ3 8 channel mixer,

  • Delivery Methods

    DVD, CD, (WAV, MP3, AIFF, etc) email, snail-mail, FTP.

  • Turnaround Time

    12 - 24 hour, flexible, priority service available

Service Description

Wayne offers either a clean dry read or a full turn-key voice over production, including royalty free music and effects, so your project is ready to use right out of the gate.

Available for real time artistic direction via Skype.

Priority same day turn around for those rush jobs, and depending on the size of the project can be completed within a few hours or less. Usual turn around is 24 hours except for long form narrations which can take significantly longer.

Wayne can assist with copywriting and production issues to give your project the professional touch needed to make you and/or your company stand out and shine among your peers or competition.

All recorded audio is edited to broadcast standards before delivery and if you need a segment redone, Wayne is happy to take care of it, without any additional charge. Significant script rewrites and changes may incur an additional fee.

Rest assured, Wayne keeps a backup of your project available for at least one year should you ever lose your original files, and every project he does is a complete buyout, meaning you own it all with no royalties expected, unless otherwise negotiated.

Testimonials

I can only congratulate you if you choose Wayne for your job. There surely is a lot one could say about Wayne. Not only does he have a stunning voice that made the entire team ask "where did we get such a professional voice from" not only is he friendly, attentive, collaborative and outstandingly fast in responding to emails and suggestions - he also has a big heart.

Again: thank you for everything, Wayne. It was my pleasure to work with you!

Schonfeld Consulting Group

Wayne is a 1st class narrator / voiceover artist who has successfully completed numerous projects with us. His work has always been high quality. Highly recommended!

Thomas / iPOV

Wayne is absolutely tops! Professional in receiving feedback, very concerned about satisfying the customer, timely in delivery and doesn't stop until quality is delivered. THANK YOU!

Katie / o.s.Earth Client Management

Wayne really knocked this one out of the park. His provider listing was very professional, and the work was too. He knew the right questions which helped make my presentation a success - Wayne really made me look good, and I'd recommend him without reservation.

Ken Ivey / MidTN Technology

Wayne worked on a number of projects for us and always completed them on time and within budget. The quality was great and we still use his work on our production systems. Great guy will use him again for sure!

Optwize Inc

Wayne is a pleaseure to work with. Great communication and easily accessible. Completed job in a professional and timely manner.

Matt Greene - Walking Tours

This is the second time we have used Wayne - Home Run!

Micah Gaudio / VIA Digital Media, LLC

Wayne provided additional options and was very easy to work with. I will hire him again. -

Denise Brinkmeyer / JUMP Technology Services

Wayne was great to work with. He was able to work on our project immediately and turned around a 2nd version just as fast. I recommended working with Wayne. -

Steve Mock / Metric Insights

Excellent, very nice job, make me feel like a great team. -

Gregorio Anguiano / Opcion Visual

Client List

Abundant Life Assembly of God, ARMAD, AT&T, Advanced Technology Integrations, Albertus-Magnus College, AppTech Solutions, Auditive Network, Beacon Education, Bell Atlantic, Capital One, CCComputer Systems, Computer Sciences Corp., Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, DelMarva Publications, Eagle Flexible Packaging, Fractal Productions, iPOV, Kanjoh, Kleber & Associates, KMGi, Mastrini's Office Supply, MidTN Technology, Neff Specialties, osEarth, Interpark/Paedea Education, Pensar Solutions, Populace Inc., Premier Luxury Rentals, Sherry's Appliance, Siemens, Shomo's Sporting Goods, TWIAR, Watter's Drug Store, WHPA-FM, Xibya, And more

Payment Terms

Hire Wayne 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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