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Mel Allen

  Essex Junction, Vermont, US

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Mel Allen

Mel Allen

Essex Junction, Vermont, US


Overall a large 'Voice of God' announcer selected for movie trailers, narrative and numerous commercial projects. Capable of with wide range of emotions, from nearly frantic reads to very slow and very direct. Most frequently chosen for warm natural, and conversational tone, or for authoritative and confident reads. Also very capable of high energy reads, character voices and more. 24/7 access to a professional recording studio and have portable studio and equipment that allows me to do 24 hour turnaround on many projects - whether at my base of operations or away.


English (North American), English


North American


Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Jingles, Movie Trailers, Music, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames


Over twenty years experience in Radio and 15 or more years independent experience in Voice-Overs for Radio, Television, Telephone Auto Attendants and on hold messaging - in multiple markets. Also do recorded and live Emcee services.



Started in radio in 1986, landed in the production studio shortly thereafter, added writing and producing to the pool of talents shortly thereafter. Have written, produced & directed for television, radio and podcasts, coached several other talents through the years and had the pleasure and privilege of working with many thousands of clients (of all sizes) all over the country.


  • Microphone

    Electro Voice RE20, Neumann and others available

  • Computer & Software

    Windows PC/Adobe Audition and Macbook/ProTools

  • Special Equipment

    Laptop, USB interface & misc portable equipment for on the road recording ability

  • Delivery Methods

    email, FTP, web delivery options available

  • Turnaround Time

    Frequently 4 hours (depends on project)

Service Description

"Mel Allen was one of the best voice and production talents I've had the pleasure to have in the building! He has one of the smoothest deliveries in the business, and a drive for perfection that can't be matched! Versatile and flexible, Mel not only consistently delivers the top-notch voice-over clients demand, but also takes direction very well! Bottom line... if you want a major market voice for your campaign, look no further than Mel Allen!

JJ Prieve
Director of Programming
Champlain Radio Group
Burlington, VT"

"Over the years I have turned to Mel to meet the marketing challenges of my most discriminating clients. Mel's creative approach and his AMAZING technical abilities have enabled me to create successful marketing campaigns, resulting in long term relationships with my clients. Mel knows how to capture the listener's attention!

The Point"

"As a senior account executive at a Vermont radio group, I had the pleasure of working with Mel. Being a former NYC copywriter, the final product was very important to me. Mel was not only a wonderful voice talent but also had a very intuitive creative sense which always enhanced every spot we produced together. He's a real pro.

Ellen Goodman"

"Mel has one of the most distinctive and effective voices in the industry. The two years he served as my creative director were filled with award winning commercials, top notch production, and satisfied clients. Anyone can read a script, but only one person can give it the Mel Allen touch. Feel free to contact me for further information or a more detailed referral.

Richard C DeLancey
Sales Manager PDC New England
Former VP/Market Manager
Champlain Radio Group
(Phone hidden)"

Voice Over Clients

Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vermont - voice used on telephone system (On Hold, Auto Attendant, Voicemail) for 10+ years

WCAX-TV Burlington, VT - Commercial and promotional work

WTSA-FM, Brattleboro, VT - Station Liners, Commercials, Promos

WNCS-FM 'The Point' - On Air Announcer, Commercials, Promos

Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, VT - MC for past four years at 'Shelburne Museum goes to the Dogs'

WXRV-FM 'The River', Boston, MA - Commercial and Promotional

SoVerNet, Bellows Falls, Winooski & Burlington, VT - On Hold Telephone messaging, Auto Attendant, Voicemail, etc.

Lowe's - Business Television narrations

Payment Terms

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