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Brian Graves

Brian Graves

Florissant, Missouri, US
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Brian Graves

Brian Graves

  Florissant, Missouri, US

Highlights

I have over 20 years of experience with using my voice for live events, production and radio.

Languages

English (North American)

Accents

North American

Ages

Middle Aged, Young Adult

Special Skills

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

Experience

Brian W. Graves
2660 Radcliffe Drive
St. Louis, MO 63031
(Phone hidden)

RADIO EXPERIENCE

Current to Nov 1989; Owner Of Party Pros DJ Company
In addition to regular DJ service I also implemented and maintained video, lighting and sound systems in many of the following venues:
·       AJ’s; Adams Mark Hotel; St. Louis, MO
·       American’s Pub; Maryland Heights, MO
·       Banana Joe’s Sports Bar & Grill; St. Louis, MO
·       Bar 101; St. Louis, MO
·       Big Daddy’s; St. Louis, MO
·       Dirtwater Fox; St. Louis, MO
·       Shooters 21, Osage Beach, MO
·       Stage Left; Harrahs Riverport Casino Center; Maryland Heights, MO
o Produced Radio Spots For Night Clubs
o       Increased revenue by 200% through creative promotional and excellent entertainment value.
o       Developed and implemented new fun, exciting and creative entertainment.
o       Established a large following of regular clients.
o       Designed and installed sound and lighting systems in the club.

Nov 1989 to Dec 1998; On-Air Talent with KLOU Radio; St. Louis, MO
Developed a new request show called “The Late Night Request Fest.”
Produced, researched, and wrote feature shows; “The Top Ten Again” and “The Rock and Roll Spotlight”.
Hands on experience with Saw Plus digital editing system, and the Prophet system on air.
Established new business and worked with clients on remotes, speaking engagements and emceeing events.

Feb 1989 to Nov 1989; On-Air Talent with WIL FM; St. Louis, MO
Performed On-Air part-time weekends, and vacation fill-in.
Appeared occasionally on the Wake-Up show.
Requested to appear at parades and nightclubs to emcee special events.

Aug 1985 to Jan 1987; On-Air Talent with KQXK/KCIZ; Fayetteville, AR
Progressed from overnights, to evenings to mid-days while with the station.
Handled news, production and personal appearances.
Managed Public Affairs through 1986, promoted to Assistant P.D. in 1987.

May 1985 to July 1985; On-Air Talent with KURM; Fayetteville, AR
Announced full-time mornings and afternoons, heavy emphasis on news.
Acted as News Director.

June 1984 to March 1985; On-Air Talent with KPAG Radio; Pagosa Springs, CO
Hosted a daily interview show called Pagosa Today, and call-in show Tradio.
Served as Public Affairs Director.
On-Air full time Afternoon Drive.

1995 to Present; Broadcast Center & Celestial Entertainment; St. Louis, MO
These were part time and intermittent positions that provide insight into my promotional and marketing experience.

At the Broadcast Center acted served as a part-time instructor, helping new employees enter the radio industry by one-on-one guidance with copywriting, production instruction, and helping improve on-air sound. Founder and owner of concert promotions and production business. Represented artists and their agents. Responsible for ticketing, marketing, advertising, and organizing volunteers. Performed fundraising, desktop publishing, and booking interviews.

EDUCATION
(Phone hidden); Broadcast Center; Clayton, MO; Classes included on-air work, copywriting, marketing and advertising and commercial production.

(Phone hidden); Maryville University; St. Louis, MO; Standard college curriculum in conjunction with Broadcast Center.

Credentials

Education

EDUCATION
(Phone hidden); Broadcast Center; Clayton, MO; Classes included on-air work, copywriting, marketing and advertising and commercial production.

(Phone hidden); Maryville University; St. Louis, MO; Standard college curriculum in conjunction with Broadcast Center.

Studio

  • Microphone

    Shure SM58

  • Computer & Software

    Mac Book Pro With Lion OS, Ableton Live, Serato Scratch Live, Photo Shop

  • Special Equipment

    Rane TTM 57 Mixer with digital recording ability,

  • Delivery Methods

    Email, Snail Mail on CD.

  • Turnaround Time

    24 Hour Turnaround

Service Description

Looking for more voice over work. I love production.

Testimonials

"Brian the commercial spot you did for Big Daddy's was perfect!"

Thanks Again!

Jon
Owner Of Big Daddy's

Big Daddy's

The music turned out great! Your check should be on its way! Thank you so much for doing this. I was wondering if you would do it again next year?

Thanks again!

Jessica L. Holtgrewe
Mascoutah High School

Mascoutah High School

"Party Pros came through and made not only the planning process but the actual wedding go great for us. If you’re planning a wedding, trust me the less stress is better and Party Pros made the DJ planning carefree and simple. I couldn’t have asked for a better job!"

Thanks again!”

Matt Hornsey

Matt Hornsey

Voice Over Clients

AJ’s; Adams Mark Hotel; St. Louis, MO
American’s Pub; Maryland Heights, MO
Banana Joe’s Sports Bar & Grill; St. Louis, MO
Bar 101; St. Louis, MO
Big Daddy’s; St. Louis, MO
Dirtwater Fox; St. Louis, MO
Shooters 21, Osage Beach, MO
Stage Left; Harrahs Riverport Casino Center; Maryland Heights, MO

Payment Terms

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