Dick Daleki  Madison, Wisconsin, US

Dick Daleki
/ 5 45 Reviews
Dick Daleki

Dick Daleki

Narration, E-Learning, Explainer, Documentary - Richard Daleki

Highlights

HIGHLIGHTS
Dick Daleki has voiced thousands of radio and TV commercials throughout his career, but specializes in long form narration for explainer and corporate videos, e-Learning and training videos. He is sought after by numerous businesses throughout the world but as a Voices.com client you can contact him directly: Dick@DickDaleki.com and 608-769-3567.

Dick has recorded thousands of commercials, industrials, narrations, training videos, internet videos, TV projects, educational scripts, IVR prompts, on-hold messages, tutorials, e-learning projects, audiobooks, promos, and explainer video projects.

VOICE STYLE/TYPE
Dick's voice over type has been described as accessible, friendly, genuine, authentic, believable, guy next door, high energy, soft sell, hard sell, sincere, cool, hip, corporate, business like, relatable, sophisticated, knowledgeable, promo, urgent, and educational. He is consistently cast for a wide range of age requirements . . . male 20's, 30's, 40's, and 50's (25-54).His style could be closely compared to Tim Allen, George Clooney, Kevin Bacon, John Krasinski, Michael Douglas Ryan Gosling, and Jeff Bridges.

PERFORMANCE CAPABILITIES
Believable is the first word that comes to most client’s minds when describing Dick’s voice. Trustworthy, Sincere, Authoritative, Friendly, Fresh, Powerful, Energetic, and Relatable are also accurate adjectives. Whether your need is a voice over for a commercial, white-board animation, corporate narration, video, e-learning, explainer video, training video, internet video, TV project, educational script, IVR prompts, on-hold message, tutorial, direct response ad (DR), talking toy, GPS, medical, technical, legal, mobile app (android or ios), radio imaging, or high powered promo, Dick can deliver.

BUSINESS PHILOSOPHY
Dick believes in treating clients like partners. Working together should be as easy as if you were working together in the same office. Communication is frequent and work is completed promptly (often same day) so you never have to guess the progress of your project or worry if it will be completed on time. The world's most trusted brands trust Dick's voice (and service). . . and you can too!

STUDIO AND AUDIO
Voice over is more than a great read. Demanding clients expect high quality, pristine audio, and that is precisely what you can expect. Voice overs are recorded within an ultra-quiet, acoustically treated Custom Isolation Booth using a Neumann TLM 103 microphone for world class sound. The studio is equipped with Source Connect, phone patch and Skype allowing you the option of directing the session from your location.

ADDITIONAL SERVICES
Dick is a seasoned commercial producer and can provide production music and sound effects to create a finished world-class product.

Languages

English (North American), English

Accents

North American, US General American (GenAm), US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US South West (Texas), US Upper Midwest (Fargo, Minnesota), US Western

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior

Special Skills

Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television

Experience

Over 20 Years experience as a freelance voice talent
Narrations for videos
Book narrator for the Library for the Visually & Physically Impaired
Audio Production Director
Free-lance voice-over talent since 1983
Narrator for various long-form videos for businesses and non-profit organizations
Character voices
25 years experience in sales & marketing
Copywriter

Credentials

Education

Voice over training with J Michael Collins
Voice over training with Rodney Saulsberry
Voice over training with Bill DeWees
Voice over training with Kristen Thorne at Edge Studio
Voice over training with Dan Friedman at Edge Studio
Degree in Mass Communications from Brown College, Minneapolis, MN

Studio

  • Microphone

    Neumann TLM 103

  • Computer & Software

    Mac and Adobe Audition CS6 DAW

  • Special Equipment

    Focusrite Saffire 6 and Isolation booth

  • Delivery Methods

    Source Connect/ISDN Bridge, E-mail, FTP, CD, DVD, FedEx, mp3, .wav, .aiff, .wma

  • Turnaround Time

    24 hours or sooner, projects completed by your deadline

Service Description

Commercial voice-overs for radio and television
Explainer Video narrations
Narrations for corporate videos and film
Legal Narration
Medical Narration
Documentary Narration
Radio and TV Imaging
Telephone greetings and IVR prompts
Telephone On Hold Messages
Voice-overs for the internet including podcasts
Kickstarter Video Voiceovers
Character voices
Audio book narrations
Script writing and consulting
Fully produced voiceovers with background music
Can be directed using phone patch, Skype or Source Connect

Testimonials

Dick Daleki is FAST, RELIABLE, and VERSATILE. In our fast paced environments all of these are important and Daleki delivers!
-Mike Hanger, Virginia Video Productions

Virginia Video Productions

Thanks, Richard! I appreciate you taking the initiative. I think they turned out great.

Thanks again and I look forward to possibly working with you in the future. It was a pleasure.

Kasey Krueger
Advertising Manager

Waters True Value

Richard did a great job. He has a wonderful voice. Loved his inflections and cadence. Very intuitive and very little direction needed. Not only that but he delivered 2 days ahead of schedule!

Cindy Speaker

Speaker Media & Marketing

Dick Daleki is a true professional – a great voice, with a great attitude when it comes to meeting the client’s needs.

- Mark McGroarty, Video Supervisor, Fastenal Company

Fastenal

Voice Over Clients

Nuevolution
Siemens
Eagle Well Servicing
Menold Construction
Zerust
Morgan Law Offices
Cox Automotive
ITMO University
Flexin
Schindler
Carolina Furniture & Mattress
Missouri City
Unified Sports
Shape Security
PROXENOS Gmbh
Perma Treat Pest & Termite Control
Torment Herbicide
Nokia
Amerivest
Essilor
Siemens
Eagle Well Servicing
Moritz Chevrolet
Condon Auto
El Pinto Chili Sauce
Fastenal
Almadomus
Regions Bank
True Value
Osborne Homes
Missouri City, TX
Perma Treat Pest & Termite Control
Shape Security
Hy Vee Food Stores
WWCP-TV/Fox8
WVLT-TV
All American Lumber
WSMH-TV
Virginia Video Productions/WFXR-TV
Waters True Value Hardware
KSAT-TV San Antonio
KOB-TV Albuquerque
AG PHD

Payment Terms

Hire Dick for voice-over work. 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.

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Next Steps

To contact Dick Daleki about your project, request a quote today. We'll walk you through the process step-by-step. It's fast and easy.

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Dick Daleki

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    From Nathan Deslippe To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #186665) Fantastic work Dick! Thank you!
    Jun 15, 2016
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    From Business Builders To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #184305)
    May 3, 2016
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #184215) GREAT WORK!
    May 2, 2016
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    From Marlene Flatla To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #132738) Richard exceeded our expectations with his speedy delivery and outstanding communication to ensure he provided what our training material required. We are impressed by the quality of the production and the overall experience of having dealt with Richard.
    Jan 13, 2016
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    From George Dargus To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #164436) Richard was conscientious and thorough
    Nov 22, 2015
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    From Business Builders To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #164635) Thanks for the quick and quality work!
    Nov 19, 2015
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #161519) Wonderful job and always a pleasure to work with!
    Nov 18, 2015
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    From Sam Henegar To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #142515) Top notch VO work! Lightning fast turnaround and great quality.
    May 28, 2015
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #140405) Great Work!
    May 7, 2015
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    From Matt Owen To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #134872) Great read, very easy to work with. Recommended!
    Apr 17, 2015
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    From Tyler Schiefer To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #133863) Richard is a pleasure to work with! Great job!
    Apr 2, 2015
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #135155) AWESOME!
    Mar 9, 2015
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #135220) Amazing!
    Mar 9, 2015
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #135222) Wonderful work and so easy to work with!
    Mar 9, 2015
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #134259) Amazing work- Thanks for everything!
    Mar 4, 2015
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    From George Morgan To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #131521) Excellent voice!
    Feb 3, 2015
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    From Chris Wagner To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #130541) Great voice, really quick response. Highly recommend.
    Jan 23, 2015
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    From Business Builders To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #127564)
    Dec 24, 2014
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #123978) Wonderful work, Richard - thank you!
    Dec 17, 2014
  • / 5
    From Jeremy Kemp To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #127145) Richard was great! He worked with me to give me the options I needed and was very fast!
    Dec 15, 2014
  • / 5
    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #124010) Thank you for the hard work, Richard!
    Dec 9, 2014
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #122957) GREAT work, Richard! Thank you for your wonderful voice and high quality files! 10 + stars
    Nov 27, 2014
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #123817) Great work!
    Nov 7, 2014
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #122737) GREAT work, Richard!!! We hope to work with you again soon. 10 + stars
    Oct 31, 2014
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    From Martijn van Bommel To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #119988) Well done!! I am trying to get the original audition file from the webmaster. Please send me your e-mail for future reference to Martijn@retoxl.com
    Oct 21, 2014
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    From Tim McManus To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #118717)
    Oct 13, 2014
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    From Sam Park To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #118545) Absolutely wonderful working with Richard! A true professional!
    Oct 10, 2014
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    From Kris Martinez To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #119429) Very quick turnaround! Sent him a message at 5 pm and had 3 reads in 2 file formats waiting for me the next morning. Richard knew I was on a tight time frame for this project, so when those reads weren't exactly what I needed, he sent another over right away. Thanks for your work on this!
    Sep 26, 2014
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    From Katie Weed To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #116760) Richard! You are an absolute pleasure to work with. Thank you for your excellent voice, fast turnaround times, and professionalism. We love your voice and hope to work with you again soon! 5 + stars!
    Sep 22, 2014
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    From Tim McManus To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #112567) Reads were great, no edits needed!
    Sep 17, 2014
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    From Oleg Golubev To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #115805) Thanks for work, Richard!
    From second attempt you gave us a perfect result. It brilliantly fits to our corporate video for international presentation!
    Aug 31, 2014
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    From Tim McManus To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #110711)
    Aug 20, 2014
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    From Business Builders To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #111885) Proivded high quality work and met fast deadline
    Jul 14, 2014
  • / 5
    From Business Builders To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #109799) Easy to work with and understanding of needs, great talent.
    Jul 14, 2014
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    From V W To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #110505) Very Professional. Fast work.
    Jun 24, 2014
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    From Mike Morenz To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #110107) Richard is very talented and great to work with. He turned the project around a day before it was due! He is quick to respond and is a great communicator. I'm very happy with the work he provided. It was a pleasure working with Richard Daleki!
    Jun 19, 2014
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    From Tosan Aduayi To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #107544) Great job. Looking forward to working with you again.
    Jun 3, 2014
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    From Mark Shaefer To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #102405) Superb voice work!
    May 21, 2014
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    From Sean Mancuso To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #102042) Thank you for your excellent work!
    Apr 7, 2014
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    From Production Manager To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #98970) Richard was very responsive when we asked for changes, he made sure he hit the mark second time around. He also gave us options which will really help in post. Thanks Richard!
    Mar 26, 2014
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    From Alessandro Benedetti To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #88530) Great voice and great professionist. Richard gave us the audio files in less than 2 days, and remove mistakes from script for free. I'll use his voice in the future for sure.
    Nov 6, 2013
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    From Cindy Speaker To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #85119) Wow! This is the second time I have used Richard and his level of quality is fantastic. Not only that, but this time he actually completed the job before I paid him. I definitely see a long term relationship here!
    Sep 9, 2013
  • / 5
    From Cindy Speaker To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #82177) Richard did a great job. He has a wonderful voice. Loved his inflections and cadence. Very intuitive and very little direction needed. Not only that but he delivered 2 days ahead of schedule!
    Aug 18, 2013
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    From Kasey Krueger To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #80520)
    Jul 2, 2013
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    From Richard Moore To Dick Daleki (Re: Job #73973) Great voice for our project :)
    Apr 1, 2013