Baritone and young sounding but strong male voice. Authoritative but casual and believable. Also a husky/breathy read suitable for concert commercials, sports marketing and trailers. Check out my website for current and past work!
English (North American), English
Canadian, Canadian (Newfoundland), Irish, North American, US New England (Boston, Providence), US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)
Middle Aged, Young Adult
Business, Documentaries, Internet, Movie Trailers, Radio, Television
Ongoing 20 plus year radio career . Went out on my own in 2010. Please see below for my voice clients. I specialize in radio voice/production, concert advertisement and sports marketing but it doesn't end there! Check out my website for demos.
2 plus decade radio career
Diploma at The Recording Arts Program of Canada in 1992
Rode NT2-A, MXL V-67
Computer & Software
Dell XPS PC, Adobe Audition 5.5
phone patch, skype, full royalty free music and sound fx library
through my website, email or dropbox
I provide voicing for radio, commercials, narration and branding. I also provide a full production audio service which includes station imaging and completed commercials. That includes bed music, work parts and sound effects.
“Our partnership with Chris is true win/win. Passion for radio and measurable results for business growth.”Mike Murphy General Manager Steele Communications
“Chris Batstone is a true professional who understands programming and sales. He knows great sounding stations make money. Give him direction and he will deliver quality and meet the deadline.”John Steele President Steele Communications
“As the in house voice of the St. John’s Ice Caps Chris’s talents have quickly helped us to establish ourselves as having one of the premiere game presentation packages in the AHL. His teamwork, talent, dedication and professionalism have made Chris a pleasure to work with.”Rob Mullowney Vice President of Operations St. John’s Ice Caps
“Chris offers quick turnaround and excellent production for our stations. With each piece he brings decades of experience and skill.”Mike Campbell Director of Network Programming Steele Communications
“Chris is absolutely fantastic to work with. We needed professional, high-quality advertisements produced for a last minute deadline and that is exactly what he delivered.”Lynn Cunningham Fortis Properties
The agency game often requires quick turnaround without sacrificing quality… Imaging by Guido gives us that. Chris is a pleasure to collaborate with… always accommodating, responsive and professional.Ed Roche Co-Owner/Creative Director The Idea Factory
Chris has an amazing ability to take ideas and turn them into results driven advertising. He has always produced energetic and impactful radio ads for our Sea-Hawks events, which excite our fans and mobilize them to attend our home games. He is a true professional and fantastic to work with.Michelle Healey Memorial University Athletics
Voice Over Clients
International Olympic Committee
Wilfred Laurier University
Steele Communications - voicing and production for 11 radio brands
St. John`s Ice Caps
Soccerloco San Diego Surf Cup
WMKR - Illinois
Funny or Die
The Idea Factory
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jim Walters for Job #171615 Short online sales video Thanks for the great work and continuing to go at it until our client was absolutely satisfied.Feb 1, 2016
Jessica Barg for Job #141750 3 audio spots for a national advertiser Very good! Worked very hard to get it done correctly and quickly!!May 8, 2015
Anthony Marriage for Job #129331 CANADIAN NATIVES ONLY - Short explainer video vo for an online transport marketplace Chris was a consummate professional throughout and replied quickly.
Don't think about it, hire him for your next voiceover!Jan 13, 2015
Emily Campbell for Job #120332 Voices- Short read for Movie Trailer in Ukraine Great work!! 5+ stars!Nov 7, 2014
Bryan French for Job #118991 New Radio Imaging for WDUQ-FM Chris is absolutely the best at his work! His work for our station far excelled our expectations. I absolutely recommend him for any job big or small.Sep 22, 2014
jim Walters for Job #107984 T-Drive Presentation Video Chris was phenomenal to work with. Revisions were a breeze. He's a great communicator, giving us ample notice for dates in the upcoming months that he would be unavailable for revisions which allowed us to keep our client well informed and make plans accordingly so that our deadline was not only hit, but we came in ahead of schedule.
The production team and the client are both very happy with the work, the level of professionalism, and would hire Chris again!Sep 12, 2014
Maggie Likins for Job #113349 Mount Zion Baptist Camp Opening Video Chris is awesome! He made sure we were pleased with the finished product. Great talent and incredible turn around time! Thank you!Jul 30, 2014
Eric Eicher for Job #99867 ECM Chris is an absolute pro. He worked with us through a lengthy script and delivered an amazing final product. I highly recommend Chris and will look forward to when we can collaborate with him again.Jun 17, 2014
Blair Frayer for Job #92400 Male VO needed for part in 'About Us' video - Andrey Great work!May 9, 2014
Liam Baxter for Job #103860 Voice Over Required, Soft New York or Chicago accent. Chris was fantastic to work with and was professional throughout. He even let me re-write some of the script in order to get the job just perfect.
Much appreciated Chris.Apr 28, 2014
Kirsty Stark for Job #93551 Tourism Videos Thank you for your excellent work!Feb 27, 2014
Adam DeVizia for Job #96799 Generush Great Job. You nailed it. thanks again. Hopefully we will have more work for you soon.
AdamFeb 7, 2014
Steven Gagner for Job #90954 PSG - ConveyingSystems Ridiculously easy to work with.Dec 6, 2013
VISION Production Group for Job #89754 Fashion Houston Chris was great at taking directions and always returned revision in a timely manner!Nov 26, 2013
Randal J Miller for Job #90773 WMKR Genuine Country 94.3 fully produced liners Great job! Thanks so much! Randal J. Miller, President, Miller Media GroupNov 22, 2013
Bonnie Avey for Job #90070 ** RUSH ** Short Internet Video Amazing job!! Thanks!!Nov 11, 2013
Abdulwahab F A Al Fares for Job #90019 Yellow Alliance Thank you Chris for the wonderful work !
Sorry I just released the payment. I was reminded by email. Its my first time using Voices.com.Nov 7, 2013
Trevor Rappleye for Job #89974 Surf Cup Promo Video great job he did about 5 takes!Nov 6, 2013
Justin Bufkin for Job #88207 Tags for Kairos Very fast turnaround! Incredible job. We will definitely use Chris again in the future.Oct 16, 2013
Gideon Rabi for Job #85941 Messi Chris did a great job and very fast. 5 stars indeed!Sep 17, 2013
Naftali Bilderish Studio for Job #78138 Sintec MediaAug 27, 2013
Jeana Medlin for Job #83628 HealthcareContentServices.com video Chris did an excellent job on my project. He hit the tone I requested immediately and is extremely responsive to feedback. His turn around time on completion is amazing. Great experience all around.Aug 16, 2013
Jerry Das for Job #82391 Promotional video for Web Working with Chris has been a pleasure he is fast, professional and very flexible which has been exactly what I was looking for. Chris interpreted the script extremely well and was excellent at following guidelines. I would be happy to recommend Chris and am sure I will be working with him in the future.Aug 13, 2013
Carlo Wein for Job #82720 How fishing saved the oceansAug 8, 2013
Sonja Williams for Job #80899 Pique.me Platform Promo Chris was great to work with. We are excited about using our voice over.Jul 14, 2013
Simon-Pierre Legare for Job #80634 Merchant Content Collection - Yellow Pages It's been a real pleasure to work with Chris. He works fast and he is really concerned about his clients satisfaction. I will not hesitate to work with him again.Jul 4, 2013
Calvin Gaunce for Job #80718 Bull City Brawl 12 Commercial Chris is great to work with!
He had an extremely fast turnaround, was willing to do all the re-takes I needed, and was cheaper than almost all of the other quotes I got.
I recommend Chris and will use him again if the opportunity presents itself.Jul 4, 2013
Jeana Medlin for Job #79473 LeadsGrower.com video Awesome job man! Thanks for reading this script with the tone and believability I was looking for. Great stuff.Jun 26, 2013
Laerke Drews for Job #79927 Short voice over for high-quality web video, B2B, robot software Chris has been an absolute pleasure to work with on this job. Fast, efficient, and highly professional in his approach. Chris did multiple retakes on a Sunday to help us meet our deadline – what more could you ask?!Jun 23, 2013
daniel skaf for Job #78723 EC-1 Year Anniversary Great job Chris!Jun 10, 2013
Adam DeVizia for Job #77349 GenerUsh - Account Setup02 Great. Thanks again!May 17, 2013
Jake McCurdy for Job #75702 DrawerLight Great talent and incredibly helpful!May 10, 2013
Aaron Bonnaure for Job #76983 Kristaharris-CountyCouncilMay 9, 2013
Adam DeVizia for Job #74904 AGCU_CenerUsh Excellent job!Apr 10, 2013
Adam DeVizia for Job #73623 AGCU Why #2 Awesome to work with!Apr 4, 2013
Edgar Debenham for Job #71545 Corporate presentation (Rami) Chris you are a great talent and I am lucky I found you for our project. Your voice was perfect. Thanks for all your hard work and I can't wait to work with you again, soon hopefully.
Mar 25, 2013
Grant Thomas for Job #68820 The Ultra-Announcer Type - Ted Williams Style Thanks again Chris... Outstanding work as always!Jan 18, 2013
Maarten Hondelink for Job #69323 Jingles and promos for internet radio station very nice!Jan 9, 2013
keith loehrer for Job #68878 Marketing C.Ds Hey Chris, You did it again, Another Truly Awesome job...Will be contacting you again for my next job..... Keep up the good work :) Cheers! and Happy New Year!!Dec 30, 2012
keith loehrer for Job #67733 5 scripts Chris is very fast and professional I would strongly recommend his services. You will not be disappointed. I will be contacting Chris for my next project. Awesome Job Chris Thanks a Million!Dec 9, 2012
dan simpson for Job #67483 VO Script Need Reading Great thxNov 29, 2012