Versatile, Warm, Personal, Believable, Friendly, Natural, Authoritative, Deep, Informative, Corporate, Educational, Caring, Sincere, Happy, Uplifting, Thoughtful, Conversational, Guy Next Door, Excited, Smiling, Cheerful, Movie Trailer, Radio Imaging Voice, North American, General American, and an excellent Storyteller. Carl Grout is an award winning professional voice actor and production engineer and is very versatile and creative. He is always a pleasure to work with and is an easy to direct talent. His top notch award winning engineering skills and complete production studio assures you of the highest quality professional professional voice tracks every time.
English (North American), English
North American, US General American (GenAm), US West Coast (California, Portland)
Middle Aged, Senior
Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television
25 + years Major Market Voice Talent for Radio and TV Commercials, Business to Business Marketing, Documentaries, and well experienced with Multi-Media presentations.
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Television and Radio, San Francisco State University, California. College of San Mateo, AA degree, Broadcasting. FCC General License (formerly 1st Class License)
Over 30 top Industry Awards ("ADDYS") in Radio and Television for both Voice and Production.
Computer & Software
I-7 Setup for Professional Video/Audio.
Full professional Audio Production Studio, including SawStudio, Sony Vegas, SoundForge, all loaded with top notch Plug-ins.
FTP, email, in all major formats - WAV, AIFF, MP3, or via CD, or DVD.
As fast as you need it! Prefer 24 hours.
Voice Actor, Announcer, Radio Imaging Promo Voice, Writer, Producer, Audio Production Engineer, Photo Restoration, Video Post Production.
My engineering and announcing background includes Announcer for the most powerful FM station in Western United States, located in San Francisco (K101), and also Production Director of the legendary KYA, San Francisco (in Radio Hall of Fame). I've also worked for ABC TV in Audio Production and as Studio Cameraman.
Great Voice, Great Production, Great Service!Roger W. Morgan, P.D. KYA, San Francico; Owner of Rock&Roll Rewind Radio Syndication
"A Creative Director's dream come true! Awesome quality-awesome work!"
-Roger W. Morgan, P.D. KYA, San Francico; Owner of Rock&Roll Rewind Radio Syndication
Perfect Radio Imaging Voice!Michael Day, WSIZ/MY102J
"What a voice! Perfect Delivery! Exactly what we are looking for."
- Michael Day, WSIZ/MY102J
Instant Delivery via Private Client Login and FTP DownloadHeather Pace, Columbia Ultimate Business Systems
"Your voice talent work is excellent! Producing on short notice with such great quality is tremendous!"
- Heather Pace, Columbia Ultimate Business Systems
"Thank you again for getting our recording done so fast and with great quality...But then we are so used to that by now with you. You have certainly spoiled us in our expectations! You Rock!Willy Bietak, Willy Bietak Prod., World Figure Skating Hall of Fame
- Willy Bietak, Willy Bietak Prod., World Figure Skating Hall of Fame
World Class Producing! Carl does a far better job on voice-talent and audio production for concert promotions than Tour Design and Bill Young!"Sullivan Shows
- Joe Sullivan - Sullivan Shows
Voice Over Clients
Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) - National Image Voice for 5 years
1st Interstate Bank
Franklin Covey Corp.
Meeks Building Centers (store chain)
Red Cross Corp.
Andy Williams - Image Voice/Commercial Producer - 15 years
Lawrence Welk Show - Voice Talent 14 years
Larry Gatlin/Gatlin Brothers - Image Voice/Producer 10 years
Voice/Production radio/TV spots for numerous Concert Tours: The Beach Boys, Peter Cetera (Chicago), B.B. King, Three Dog Night, Chuck Berry, Rick Springfield, Pam Tillis, Crystal Gayle, Lee Greenwood, Mel Tillis, Ray Price, Tony Orlando, BJ Thomas, Delbert McClinton, Billy Ray Cyrus, and many more.
Other clients include up-scale car dealerships, furniture store chains, and jewelry stores, etc.
Hire Carl as a voice actor. 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.
To contact Carl Grout about your project, request a quote today. We'll walk you through the process step-by-step. It's fast and easy.