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Dave Simmons

Dave Simmons

  South Lyon, Michigan, US

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Dave Simmons
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Dave Simmons

South Lyon, Michigan, US

Highlights

With 44 years of experience as a voice actor, I am quite versatile and can give you anything from soft and warm, to the guy next door to commanding, deep and authoritative. I also have some 35 character voices in my tool belt, from celebrities to life's own oddities.

Languages

English (North American), English (British)

Accents

British, German, North American, Russian

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Movie Trailers, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames

Experience

44 years of experience
in radio, television and business narrations. I
was production director at WRIF, Detroit (ABC owned and operated) for
17 years and at WLLZ, Detroit (Group W owned and operated) for 2.
I was a voice coach for 10 years. For the last 20 years, I've made my living as
a freelance voice over talent for projects, worldwide.

Credentials

Education

I have an Associate's Degree in Broadcasting from
what is now, Pennsylvania College of Technology.

Studio

  • Microphone

    Sound Deluxe E-47 and Universal Audio 6176 amp (both, high end, tube fired units)

  • Computer & Software

    PC with Pro Tools

  • Special Equipment

    Land patch

  • Delivery Methods

    You Send It (FTP), WAV, AIFF or mp3

  • Turnaround Time

    24 hours or much less

Service Description

I have my own professional home studio and do voice work for many companies across
the country such as: Sears Home Plow, all the US car companies, and many more. I can also
add royalty-free music and special effects to your projects!

Voice Over Clients

UPS - Their IVR system
PBS-Discovering Secrets of the Vatican
Drumheller Creative-George Bush Lecture Series Intro
John woo's 7 Brothers (You Tube)
Apptera-MovieFone
PBS-Fishing Boat Tordenjold
The Law Offices of Anderson, Dorn and Rader
Chrysler

Payment Terms

Hire Dave 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.

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Next Steps

To contact Dave Simmons 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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Vintage Announcers 157 Listens

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Dave Simmons Commercial Demo 57 Listens

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Political Spots 151 Listens

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Narrations 138 Listens

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Documentary Demo 182 Listens

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Video Game Demo 306 Listens

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Voice Mail and Phone Messaging 164 Listens

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English Accent Demo 837 Listens

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Movie Trailer Demo 661 Listens

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TV Imaging and Promos 177 Listens

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Live Theatrical Show Trailers 4 Listens

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Military Narrations 176 Listens

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Character Voice Demo 440 Listens

Dave Simmons

  • Business
    / 5 Chris Bunney for Job #107375 virtualizatio
    Feb 3, 2016
  • Movie Trailers
    / 5 Stefanie Malone for Job #138239 NFFTY KIND Film Etiquette Dave was a genuine pleasure to work with. He's a great professional and a wonderful character for this role. We appreciate his work and highly recommend him to anyone!
    Apr 12, 2015
  • Educational
    / 5 Jedidiah Esposito for Job #134025 eLearning (Homer Simpson voice) Great guy and a real talent!
    Feb 27, 2015
  • Educational
    / 5 Cris Glenn for Job #131694 Marathon Petroleum Parking Garage Training Video Dave did a great job of adding his own character/personality to our request, and our client has never been happier!
    Feb 9, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 VISION Production Group for Job #30511 SNL Spoof
    Oct 30, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Grant Thomas for Job #114637 Voices - eLearning Character - VP Great to work with and does a fantastic job!
    Oct 7, 2014
  • Documentaries
    / 5 THE WEREHAUS for Job #114877 Mission: Dolores Great working with you Dave! Thanks a bunch. Look forward to collaborating in the future.
    Oct 6, 2014
  • Radio
    / 5 Lauretta MacDonald for Job #111132 Anniversary Sale
    Aug 28, 2014
  • Internet
    / 5 Bryan Headley for Job #113768 Marijuana PSA
    Aug 5, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Josh Johnston for Job #102053 Voices - RUSH - Baseball Themed Promotion for Oil & Gas Client Great turnaround and wonderful quality of file.
    Apr 10, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Jesse Harris for Job #102956 NFFTY-Volvo-2013-Commercial Dave you killed it as usual. Love that you add your own flare to each job. Hope I can hire you more often!
    Apr 3, 2014
  • Educational
    / 5 Carl Puccio for Job #100557 1950s Video - Main Narrator Dave quickly provided a read that was spot on. He was great to work with and elevated our production beyond what we imagined. Thanks
    Mar 17, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Craig Hotti for Job #97091 Late Night Opener
    Feb 6, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Nathan Jubb for Job #92079 SMART Enterprise Brand Video
    Jan 7, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Dan Reed for Job #86694 Advertising Video Outstanding. Makes this (my) job easier.
    Nov 21, 2013
  • Educational
    / 5 Dustin Swartz for Job #89985 Installation video for Aurora Doors Dave did an awesome job! Fast response, The first audio file was almost perfect. Dave quickly made a few requested changes to the original file and we are off to the races.

    Thanks for the good work!
    Nov 7, 2013
  • Radio
    / 5 Lauretta MacDonald for Job #80890 Serta i-Comfort $700 Sale
    Oct 16, 2013
  • Cartoons
    / 5 Ciprian Pintea for Job #78007 Invincible Home
    Jun 7, 2013
  • Educational
    / 5 Grant Thomas for Job #74474 Educational Read - Wildlife Reserve and Technical Exploration Safety Excellent work! Follows directly perfectly, fast turnaround and high quality files!

    Great working with you!

    Apr 26, 2013
  • Business
    / 5 Jesse Harris for Job #74022 NFFTY PSA Great work, thank you!
    Mar 25, 2013
  • Television
    / 5 Sheridan Cleland for Job #73060 Pancho's Southwest Grill - Showdown II Dave is amazing! Fast and friendly, he delivered a perfect voice-over for us yet again!
    Mar 8, 2013
  • Television
    / 5 Sheridan Cleland for Job #72885 Pancho's Southwest Grill - (The New) Showdown! Dave has an amazing voice, and it was perfect for our project! He provided lightning fast service and was incredibly easy to work with. He's definitely won my repeat business!
    Mar 7, 2013
  • Business
    / 5 Robert Matzen for Job #70828 Vexor Marketing Video Dave,
    Thank you for sending the audio file. The delivery sounds great. Love your tube mic. One minor change needed. The pronunciation of Medina, Ohio. It is pronounced meh-dine'-ah not meh-deen'-ah. Can you record an update and send it to me by Wednesday? We are starting our edit then.

    Thanks
    Bob Matzen
    Feb 18, 2013
  • Business
    / 5 von darnell for Job #69840 James Bond - Sean Connery - 2 lines --RUSH Super duper! Thanks for a great read, and a timely response!
    Jan 17, 2013
  • Business
    / 5 Zena Ryle for Job #67909 The 3XM Solution Very prompt!
    Dec 5, 2012
  • Radio
    / 5 Marianne Schroer for Job #63442 2013 ACC Tournament Radio Spot (:30) Thanks!
    Nov 6, 2012
  • Audiobooks
    / 5 Eugene Kharkov for Job #62804 Three Little Pigs book for iPad Thanks to Dave's artistic talent the audiobook we're worked on received its unique and fantastic sounding.
    We highly recommend Dave as a professional narrator.
    Sep 17, 2012
  • Business
    / 5 Richter Studios for Job #58975 Cleversafe 3
    Aug 3, 2012
  • Radio
    / 5 Lauretta MacDonald for Job #58025 Floor Model Mattress Sale - June
    Jun 22, 2012
  • Educational
    / 5 Benjamin von Cramon for Job #53852 Gun Shot Residue Evidence Selecting the right voice via voices.com was a breeze, had the track in my box within hours, and it was a pleasure getting Dave Simmons to align his tone to that of the script, he listened and took direction well, understood the nuance of the occasional humor, our clients were totally pleased with the final product.
    Jun 21, 2012
  • Television
    / 5 nicole birchenough for Job #57583 Godwin's Furniture and Mattresses TV ad Excellent work!
    Jun 12, 2012
  • Radio
    / 5 Lauretta MacDonald for Job #56228 On Site Reporter - Hamton House Tent Sale Dave has an eay going energy which makes his ads noticable and enjoyable!

    May 16, 2012
  • Television
    / 5 Nick Pieper for Job #51947 Most Annoying Man in the World Dave's voice is amazing! Pure network quality. Great to work with. Can't wait to use him again. Thanks Dave!
    Apr 30, 2012
  • Educational
    / 5 David Gary for Job #51950 Small Screencast Demo Dave, you were fantastic. Very professional and timely. Could not have asked for anything more! I would highly recommend you to anyone looking for someone who is an absolute pleasure to work with. Thanks again for a job well done.
    Mar 9, 2012
  • Cartoons
    / 5 Kyle Glenn for Job #51193 OMSI Science Pub Animation Dave was a complete professional with amazing talent. He was punctual, and the product was amazing. Great job all around!
    Mar 7, 2012
  • Videogames
    / 5 Joe Encarnacion for Job #46440 Gothic Manor -BUTLER Thanks Dave! Great job!
    Dec 20, 2011
  • Business
    / 5 Bob Friendly for Job #45129 Company Product Overview Video Voice Over Great voice, very professional, immediate response, highly recommended.
    Nov 17, 2011
  • Radio
    / 5 Lauretta MacDonald for Job #44660 Reporting Tax Free Sale
    Oct 31, 2011
  • Business
    / 5 Stephanie Hardy for Job #40561 Technology Superheroes! Dave was amazing to work with! Incredibly professional and really easy to work with. We look forward to working with him again very soon!

    - The Switch Video team
    Sep 6, 2011
  • Business
    / 5 brian Taylor for Job #37574 Midway Great Job, Dave!

    Thanks so much for the quick turnaround!
    Aug 18, 2011
  • Business
    / 5 Gary Green for Job #36355 Pipeline to a Cure Amazing. Great turn-a-round. Very professional. Followed all instructions to a tee. Would highly recommend.
    Jul 26, 2011
  • Educational
    / 5 Katlin Fritz for Job #37016 Corporate Video Voice Over Very fast! Thanks for the help!
    Jun 10, 2011
  • Business
    / 5 Joel Mains for Job #33030 Legal Disclaimer Dave Simmons was fantastic to work with, and his versatility really came in handy! He was perfectly able to give me a number of different voices, inflections, and reads -- and had an ability to not only implement direction, but offer up his own strong creative suggestions. He has a friendly, upbeat manner, and on top of that, has a great voice! This is a winning combo.
    Apr 27, 2011
  • Educational
    / 5 Fifteen Four for Job #34199 Glasses Animation (Laureate)
    Apr 15, 2011
  • Business
    / 5 Brian Thuok for Job #33993 Strong, Energetic Male voice wanted for corporate video Dave was great! Professional, fast, reliable, and pleasant! Grey guy and great VO!
    Apr 2, 2011
  • Business
    / 5 VISION Production Group for Job #32641 Green Energy Service
    Mar 11, 2011
  • Cartoons
    / 5 Doug Melville for Job #31454 Kermit The Frog voice over for a Plush Toy Crisp, high quality sound with quick turn around time. Good interpenetration of the project.
    Feb 10, 2011
  • Videogames
    / 5 Joe Encarnacion for Job #29930 PlayStation Home - Slap Happy Sam Great job! Thanks for the fast turnaround.
    Jan 11, 2011
  • Business
    / 5 David Carlson for Job #29464 case study video Dave Simmons was great to work with - my client is very happy. Great read, fast turnaround... easy!
    Dec 28, 2010
  • Television
    / 5 Radkey Jolink for Job #25339 Mark Henry TV ad Great guy, great voice, great to work with. Thanks Dave
    Sep 16, 2010
  • Business
    / 5 David DAN for Job #24610 WEF Reactiv, quick and serious ! Nice to work with Dave.
    Sep 10, 2010
  • Business
    / 5 Patrick Ryan for Job #24150 Teriostar Printer Video Very professional and good recording/audio, done fast. Highly recommended!
    Aug 20, 2010
  • Movie Trailers
    / 5 John Dempsey for Job #22737 Premier Andy Awards Dave gave us exactly what we needed. Was fast and professional.
    Jul 8, 2010
  • Documentaries
    / 5 Tyler Bagwell for Job #17725 The Good Time Will Come - Oliver James Excellent Job! A+
    May 11, 2010
  • Documentaries
    / 5 Tyler Bagwell for Job #17724 The Good Time Will Come - James Excellent Job! A+
    May 11, 2010
  • Documentaries
    / 5 Tyler Bagwell for Job #17723 The Good Time Will Come - Welles Excellent Job! A+
    May 11, 2010
  • Business
    / 5 Abby Koreto for Job #20731 Pharma Comic Book Voice Over Dave Simmons is not only extremely talented and versatile. He was so easy to work with. He immediately understoond our needs, took the project and ran with it, giving us better results then we could have hoped for. We look foward to working with him again and again.
    Apr 29, 2010
  • Radio
    / 5 Richard Moore for Job #14827 Family Palooza thanks Dave....great job
    Aug 26, 2009
  • Television
    / 5 Matthew Robinson for Job #14839 HIGH ENERGY VOICE NEEDED FOR 25 second VO FANTASTIC! High quality voice, good price with music - easy to work with!
    Aug 21, 2009
  • Business
    / 5 Kethmany Tran for Job #13830 Lifetime Achievement Award Excellent Excellent job on the Award voice production project! Thank you very much Dave.
    Jul 15, 2009