I speak TO people, not AT them. I take direction very well and get you exactly what you're after. I'm the 'anti-announcer,' sounding like the guy next door from whom you feel good asking advice. I also sound trustworthy, authoritative without arrogance -- like the guy you turn to when you need to talk with somebody. This is the type of voice people listen to and believe -- not a "radio voice", which agencies won't hire -- because they know listeners will believe that I myself believe what I am saying.
English (North American), English
British, Indian (India), Irish, North American
Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+)
Animation, Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
Have produced for The History and Discovery Channels, VH1, TruTV, Billy Graham
BS JMU; studied with national brand manager from Dancer Fitzgerald Sample NYC
Lawson L47 MP II (high end tube mic), record voice on reel-to-reel for added warmth before going to digital editing.
Computer & Software
MOTU DAW, Apple Computer
MIDI studio with Roland Sonic Cell & Ensoniq keyboards, licensed music libraries, licensed sound effects. Custom musical beds and single-instrument backgrounds; multiband compressor with peak limiter for added presence
MP3 and WAVE at any resolution, CD
Same day or overnight in majority of cases
Writer / producer / voice talent highly proficient at communicating the heart of an idea to listeners in ways they instantly pick up on and get the point of.
I use a very expensive world-class microphone because it is absolutely not ear-fatiguing. It unconsciously establishes an intimacy between the listener and me. A minority of voice talents use a mic of this caliber, and it makes a significant difference.
This business is my passion and you'll get 110% of what you pay for.
"Just wanted to give you some feedback --this week people traveled from Charlottesville, Va., Martinsburg, West Va., Woodbridge, Va., Orange, Va., and Richmond, Va., as a result of hearing the ad on the radio, going to the website, and then making a trip to the store. And they all purchased a Farm Table [$4,000]."Shenandoah Furniture Gallery, Purcellville, Virginia
Voice Over Clients
Zion Productions - network television producers
TeleMedia Productions - network television producers
Focus on the Family
Subcontract for The History and Discovery Channels,
VH1, truTV, The Food Network
MediaScore - jingle producers
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