I hear my voice as smooth and conversational. A voice that is ideal for your go-to, trusted announcer or the friendly guy next door. Others hear my voice and have described it as "strong and bold; rich and warm with a nice confident tone." From commercials, to longer form training and narrations, I strive to deliver a consistent performance, whether 15 seconds, or 1 hour long.
English (North American), English
North American, US General American (GenAm), US West Coast (California, Portland)
Middle Aged, Young Adult
Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
I have been doing corporate voice over for 15 years. Projects have included video demo's, How-To's, and product tours. I have also hosted 3000+ live podcasts and webcasts during that time. This follows on a radio career in San Francisco where I was an on air news reporter covering technology and business for CNET Radio 910am. I was also a traffic reporter for KCBS 740am.
Speech Communications San Francisco State Universtiy
The Voice Factory, Taylor Korbow/SF
AT2020, Sennheiser ME66, SM58, A2ws, SM63lb
Computer & Software
Behringer MULTICOM PRO-XL MDX4600 4-Channel Expander/Gate/Compressor/Peak Limiter
FTP, email, Box.net
Typically 24 hours
Fast turn around times. Professional.
“James has been a fantastic resource for our marketing department over the past few years. WePhoneFactor
use James whenever we can. Very highly recommended.” Steve D., PhoneFactor, 2010
"Our go to Voice Over guy. Whether for video, web....vets, accountants or tech....James always delivers." Jermell, Creatability, 2013Creatability, LLC
Voice Over Clients
San Jose Mercury News
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