18 Reviews

Jim Gooden

Charlotte, South Carolina, US



--- 5 Star Rated ---

A warm and friendly voice.

Inspirational, confident and genuine style with a conversational tone.

You'll hear hints of Morgan Freeman's storytelling style with my own rich voice.

Also a commanding and authoritative tone for you in an executive, corporate spokesperson style.

Give your clients a real, trust-worthy voice.

Get a natural and sincere delivery that is relaxed and calming in a non-regional North American (US) accent.

Also skilled in technical and medical voice-over narrations.

Fast turnaround times, 24 hours or less in broadcast quality for most short projects.

Fun and easy to work with ... seriously.

Add me to your favorites on Voices.com for future reference or ...

... if you have a project in mind, request a quote and let's get started!


English (North American), English


North American, US African American, US General American (GenAm), US Mid-Atlantic, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes)


Middle Aged, Senior

Special Skills

Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video


A memorable voice talent (vo, voiceover) specializing in eLearning, internet ads, 360 content capture / VR / Virtual Reality, documentary narrations, corporate business, training and educational videos or web presentations, commercials and telephone messages / greetings.

Skilled in technical and medical narrations.

Full audio production including music beds and sfx is also available.



University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
Acting classes/workshops with Jason Alexander (LA), GregAlan Williams (Atlanta/LA),Kirk Baltz (LA), Wendy Davis (LA), Eric Dente (NY), Richard Futch CSA (Charleston, SC), and Corrigan & Johnston (Charlotte)



A variety of professional studio mics for broadcast quality

Computer & Software

Apple products and Adobe Audition software, digital interfaces, misc.

Special Equipment

Skype, Phone Patch, ISDN available for live-direction

Delivery Methods

mp3, wav, aif, ftp via internet, FedEx, USPS, whichever works best for you

Turnaround Time

within 24-48 hours for most projects.

Service Description

Inspiring storytelling with an easy, earthy elegance with authority. Next generation Morgan Freeman style. Experienced in bringing technical and medical terminology to life. Satisfaction guaranteed. Fast turnaround times of 24-48 hours or less in broadcast quality for most projects. Can meet tight deadlines or challenging scripts with professionalism and ease. Can also provide music and sound effects for a complete audio production.


Excellent to work with!

Raul Gonzo - Axiom88

Jim was fantastic to work with. A true professional and an amazing voice talent. Communication was seamless and in the end, we have a very satisfied client. 5 ++ STARS

Kenneth Nielson - VOICES.com

Thank you Jim, absolutely great.

Terry Rayment - Deloitte

Voice Over Clients

Samsung Research USA
London Life Insurance, Ontario

Payment Terms

Payment to Jim Gooden is made through Voices.com SurePay®, our escrow service that guarantees your project is completed to your satisfaction. Pay securely by Visa, Mastercard or PayPal through Voices.com and when your work is done, simply download the final files, and release funds to Jim Gooden.

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Internet Video

Raul Gonzo for Job #225794 Axiom88

Excellent to work with!

Mar 21, 2017

Internet Video

Voices.com (Kenneth Nielson) for Job #202300 Voices.com - Incentivized Innovation Competition

Jim was fantastic to work with. A true professional and an amazing voice talent. Communication was seamless and in the end, we have a very satisfied client. 5 ++ STARS

Sep 28, 2016


Voices.com (Bonnie Avey) for Job #156002 Voices - Drugged Driving PSA

Amazing Job!

Oct 6, 2015

Internet Video

Eskimo for Job #152346 Deloitte - Compliance

Thank you Jim, absolutely great.

Sep 8, 2015


Dodge & Associates for Job #154004 Wolf Conservation Center

Fantastic. Just what we wanted.

Aug 26, 2015

Internet Video

Eskimo for Job #152034 Deloitte - Wargaming

Aug 11, 2015

Internet Video

London Life Insurance Company for Job #150915 Mulberry Anthem video

Overall, it was a good experience using Voices. I would have never come across Jim Gooden if I hadn't used Voices. Jim was terrific, he was exactly the kind of voice we were looking for. Jim was easy to work with and a real pro. We hope to use him again. Cheers.

Aug 10, 2015


Voices.com (Ian Callander) for Job #132870 Voices.com - Internal lifestyle product video

Jim is a pleasure to work with!

Mar 30, 2015


THIS IS RED for Job #134279 Agency Case Study: Music Aficionado

Mar 13, 2015


Duke & Associates, Inc. for Job #128438 Mayor Ivan Allen, Jr: A Different Road

Jan 9, 2015


Erik Davis for Job #96507 March ReDo and May Date

Wonderful v/o and a pleasure to deal with. Thank you, Erik.

Feb 5, 2014


Erik Davis for Job #94548 Voice Over Update

Wonderful! Great voice and prompt work.

Jan 15, 2014


Erik Davis for Job #92917 Pacifica Narrations

Thank you! Will do more work with you in the future.

Dec 19, 2013

Internet Video

Diamond View Studios for Job #87874 Columbus Day

Oct 15, 2013

Internet Video

Jared Collett for Job #81766 Cottonwood Coves Web Video

Jim was a pleasure to work with. He was extremely fast and responsive, and created a perfect quality product.

Aug 6, 2013

Internet Video

The Academy for Job #80339 Aqua Velva "Nostalgia"

Thanks for the quick turn around Jim!

Jun 28, 2013


Still Dreaming Productions for Job #59532 LSM NJ

Great voice, very easy to work with, and a super quick turn around. Fantastic experience. What more can you ask for?

Jul 20, 2012

Internet Video

PalmTree Productions, Inc. for Job #52687 MS Hills

Wonderful rich voice quality! Jim is perfect for our production.

May 9, 2012