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Gene Gates

Raleigh, North Carolina, US

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Gene Gates

  Raleigh, North Carolina, US


Gene Gates has been THE trusted voice for Starbucks, Target, Honda, The Corner Bakery Cafe and others for years. A graduate of the Pat French Acting School in Seattle,Washington, Gene's versatile voice acting skills and quick turn-around time have kept his clients coming back time and time again for professional quality recordings, from a performer who is highly collaborative and easily coachable.

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About Gene: A national award winning performer, Gene Gates has been described as conversational with a trustworthy, and authoritative vibe. His likeability has been compared to Tom Hanks.

HIS SOUND: Warm, friendly, authoritative and personable (like a trusted friend) with a neutral American accent SERVICES: Delivering fully edited, broadcast quality audio in any format (most clients request MP3 or WAV), with reasonable FREE revisions until we get the job done to your satisfaction DELIVERY: Completed project in your inbox quickly and on time SCOPE OF WORK: White Board Videos, Animation Videos, Explainer Videos, Phone Messaging, Podcasts, Apps, Mobile Apps (IOS and Android), Web Videos, Radio Commercials, Television Commercials, e-Learning, Narration, Promos, Training Videos, How-To Tutorials, IVR System Recordings, IVR Prompts, Phone Messaging, Phone Recordings, On Hold Message or Messaging, Phone Greetings, Telephony Projects, Documentary, Announcer, Radio Imaging, Radio Production, Radio Promos, Corporate Narration, Online Interactive Training, Children's Audio Books, Children's Apps, Instruction Videos, Training Videos, Business Videos, Educational Videos, Educational Apps, Educational Scripts, Medical Commercials, Medical Videos, Medical Instruction, Medical Commercials, Medical Narration, Pharmaceutical Commercials, Pharmaceutical Videos, Healthcare Videos, Healthcare Narration, Technical Narration, Business Narration, Business Videos, Business PowerPoint, Business Instruction, Legal Narration, Legal Videos, How To Videos, Internet Videos, Internet Commercials, Facebook Ads, Instruction Videos, Training Videos, TV Projects, Tutorial, Direct Response Ad (DR), Video Sales Letters (VSL), GPS Recordings, Talking Toy, Political Ads, Automotive, Industrials, Audio Books, White Board Animation, Tutorial, Learning, Corporate Film, Documentary, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Voice Assistant, Voice Recognition, Voice Computing, Voice Technology, Text to Speech, Voice Driven Computing, Video Games, Cartoons, Movie Trailers, YouTube Videos, Kickstarter Videos, Crowdfunding Videos, Non-Profit. VOICE STYLES GENE DELIVERS: authentic, personable, rich, warm, friendly, bright, approachable, guy next door, dad, hip dad, accessible, genuine, caring, deep, trustworthy, believable, knowledgeable, intelligent, scientist, doctor, hero, helpful, natural, sincere, authoritative, reassuring, endearing, likable, relatable, casual, fun, nurturing, attentive, compassionate, comforting, softspoken, concerned, patient, sympathetic, tired, confessional, credible, professional, business, coach, instructor, educational, executive, boss, business, corporate, radio, host/interviewer, reporter, spokesperson, political, judge, lawyer, professor, teacher, therapist, high strung, impatient, uptight, sophisticated, classy, luxurious, velvety, posh, upper class, aristocrat, yuppie, diva, hipster, fashion designer, intellectual, inquisitive, detective, informative, announcer, presenter, interviewer, newscaster, TV host, DJ, articulate, medical, technical, scientific, smart, interesting, proud, brave, narrator, serious, authoritative, strong, bossy, condescending, know it all, persuasive, hard sell, salesperson, motivational speaker, retail, urgent, sarcastic, snarky, Generation X, aloof, skeptical, awkward, confused, defeated, exhausted, worried, sad, engaging, attractive, charismatic, playful, cute, hip, cool, fresh, bold, expressive, lyrical, enthusiastic, dynamic, energetic, excited, smooth, phone operator, soft sell, shy, slow paced, laid back, hippie, relaxed, sheepish, passive, confident, mature, midlife, chef, grandmother, straightforward, conversational, calm, happy, cheerful, smiling, holiday, tourist, bubbly, amusing, funny, witty, camp, Valley girl, game show host, humorous, child-like, innocent, easygoing, upbeat, motivational, inspirational, uplifting, educated, elegant, mysterious, flirt, confidential, romantic, enchanting,soothing, storyteller, youthful, aspiring artist, perky, chipper, animated, cheerleader, buddy, blue collar, cowboy, cartoon, characters, imaging, movie trailer.


English (North American), English


North American, US General American (GenAm)


Middle Aged, Young Adult

Special Skills

Animation, Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames


Professional voice actor for 20 years.



Pat French Acting School-Seattle, WA
National Association of Broadcasters Marconi Award 2015
National Broadcasting & Journalism School - Graduated Valedictorian


  • Microphone


  • Computer & Software

    Adobe Audition

  • Special Equipment

    behringer XENYX Multi-FX Processor

  • Delivery Methods

    .wav, MP3

  • Turnaround Time

    within 24-hours

Service Description

Writing, voice talent, music mixing, post production mixing, effects, producing, full production


Gene is a real professional! Excellent communicator, he delivers exactly what he promises. Outstanding work. I will be back!

eugen krahn

Gene brought some good ideas to the project. Great work and super fast delivery! Highly recommend Voice Talent!

Tuner Media

Gene brought some good ideas to the project. Great work and super fast delivery! Highly recommend Voice Talent!

Tuner Media

Voice Over Clients

Corner Bakery Cafe
Delta Airlines

Payment Terms

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  • Educational
    / 5 UW for Job #227204 A voiceover for an short video about online social network safety (~600 words) It was amazing working with Gene! He did a fast & highly professional job.
    I hope to work with him in the future!
    Mar 30, 2017