KAREN DeBOER  Lincoln, NE, US

KAREN DeBOER
/ 5 167 Reviews
KAREN DeBOER

KAREN DeBOER

Commercial Demo 1 Karen DeBoer

Highlights

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Karen DeBoer is "The Voice that Turns Heads", serving clients around the globe with over 20 years of voiceover and on-camera experience. Karen's versatile voice is sincere, friendly and genuine, and she has the ability to connect with her audience, no matter the subject-matter. Her conversational voice is distinct, professional and sophisticated, yet approachable and natural.

Specialties include TV and radio commercials, business, e-learning, narration, technical, medical, and IVR/on hold. Karen is finding a special niche in the field of educational, business and training presentations, where she is able to bring life to dry content.

Karen also offers private coaching and mentoring for aspiring and established voiceover artists.

Karen's inviting and engaging voice and her dedication to customer service make her a top choice for your next project.

Languages

English (North American), English

Accents

Standard non-regional American

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television

Experience

Over 20 years of experience as a voiceover and on-camera professional, with clients worldwide. Script editing services and many years of private coaching and mentoring for aspiring and established voiceover artists


Credentials

Education

Vocal music performance major at the University of Nebraska, various workshops, seminars, boot camps and on-going continuing education in the talent and voiceover industry. Studied with Rudy Gaskins.

Studio

  • Microphone

    Audio Technica AT2020

  • Computer & Software

    Windows Compatible, Soundforge editing software

  • Special Equipment

    ISDN, Edirol USB Audio Capture UA-25EX, Avantone Pro-shield metal pop-screen

  • Delivery Methods

    ISDN, MP3, WAV, AIFF, Others

  • Turnaround Time

    Typically 24 hours or less

Service Description

State of the art ISDN home studio offering dry voice or fully edited voiceovers, copy assistance and editing services.

Karen is friendly, easy to work with, takes great direction and provides outstanding customer service. She listens closely to her clients' needs and directions and values her clients' deadlines. Karen serves all clients with respect and a businesslike approach, while fostering positive, longstanding business relationships.

Available to record live with a phone headset, enabling you to give real-time direction while recording. Quick access to ISDN facilities if needed.

Testimonials

Always top-notch vocal quality, lightning quick turnaround, and very accommodating for changes. Simply put, fantastic to work with!

Nintendo of America

Absolutely superb! Nailed the voice and the vibe the first time. Professional to a fault. Collaborative, helpful, friendly, communicative. Happy to do re-reads. Makes it all a pleasure.

Gilchrist Productions

Karen's quality, attention to detail, experience, and ability exceeded our expectations. Without hesitation we would recommend and use Karen for any form of voice over talent you need. Karen thanks again for such a wonderful experience and fast turnaround on our project.

Noria Corporation

Karen responds extremely well to direction, with a passion to do quality work. She has a wonderful texture to her voice. Highly recommended.

Moody Broadcasting Network

Karen is simply amazing! Professionalism, expertise, and outstanding quality recording! You would be crazy not to pick such a beautiful voice!

Cuker Interactive

Client List

Sunsweet, Exxon Mobil, US Air Force, Nintendo, Olympus, Better Homes & Gardens, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Coleman Company, Conagra Foods, Pella Windows, Maytag, Morgan Stanley, Nickelodeon, IMAX, Von Maur, FTD Floral, Healthy Choice Foods, Pioneer Seeds, Hallmark, Napa Auto, Payless shoes, Norwest Bank, Volvo, Mercedes Benz, Pontiac, Time Warner Cable, Mutual of Omaha, Mobil Oil, Union Pacific, Back to the Bible, Moody Broadcast Network, Youth for Christ, Live announcer (ear prompter) for Consumer Electronics Show Las Vegas and Wal-Mart National Convention, And many more.

Payment Terms

Hire KAREN 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.

Watch a video to see how to make a payment

Next Steps

To contact KAREN DeBOER 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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Commercial Demo 1 Karen DeBoer 21135 Listens

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Commercial Demo 2 Karen DeBoer 4319 Listens

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Phone - IVR - On-Hold Demo Karen DeBoer 1304 Listens

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Narration Demo Karen DeBoer 806 Listens

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Business Demo Karen DeBoer 718 Listens

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Educational Demo Karen DeBoer 588 Listens

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Internet Demo Karen DeBoer 814 Listens

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E-Learning Demo Karen DeBoer 555 Listens

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Audio Book Demo Karen DeBoer 1377 Listens

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Medical Demo Karen DeBoer 222 Listens

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Technical Demo Karen DeBoer 134 Listens

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Podcast Demo Karen DeBoer 384 Listens

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Training Demo Karen DeBoer 127 Listens

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Imaging Demo Karen DeBoer 213 Listens

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Movie Trailer Demo Karen DeBoer 1456 Listens

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Point of Purchase Demo Karen DeBoer 215 Listens

KAREN DeBOER

1 / 5
Oct 16, 2015

AWESOME JOB!

2 / 5
Sep 2, 2015

Karen was great. We had too many versions to record for our project, and yet she performed them with ease and professionalism. Took direction very well, too. I look forward to working with her again!

From
Bill Latka
3 / 5
Jun 6, 2015

As always, it was a pleasure working with you.

Thanks!

WS

4 / 5
May 28, 2015

From
Ben Pagel
5 / 5
May 27, 2015

Karen is great! A true pleasure to work with. Both prompt and professional.

From
Ben Pagel
6 / 5
May 22, 2015

Professional. Engaging Voice. Diligent!

7 / 5
May 4, 2015

8 / 5
May 1, 2015

9 / 5
Apr 3, 2015

Karen was wonderful and even helped me out when I messed up the first script. Thank you Karen! We hope to work with her again in the future.

From
Mark Mabry
10 / 5
Jan 8, 2015

Karen is one of our favourite talents to work with! She has wonderful turnaround and great communication. We couldn't be happier with her work.

11 / 5
Dec 29, 2014

Karen is such a fabulous talent to work with. She is professional, provides excellent quality and is incredibly friendly. Thanks Karen!

12 / 5
Dec 14, 2014

Wonderful job again Karen!

13 / 5
Nov 6, 2014

Karen is a wonderful talent to work with and we would not hesitate to work with her again!

14 / 5
Oct 16, 2014

Very talented and easy to work with. Was able to meet our uncertain schedule and take directions well.

15 / 5
Sep 25, 2014

Great work delivered in a timely manner. Very pleased with the voice over. Thanks!

From
John Scott
16 / 5
Mar 31, 2014

Karen did a great job on the read and turned the project around immediately.

17 / 5
Feb 20, 2014

Thank you for your excellent work!

From
Jarden MacQueen
18 / 5
Feb 10, 2014

19 / 5
Jan 15, 2014

Karen is simply Amazing! Professionalism, expertise, and professional recording! You would be crazy not to pick such a beautiful voice!

From
Jay Cruz
20 / 5
Jan 6, 2014

21 / 5
Oct 31, 2013

Excellent work! Thank you so much for everything.

22 / 5
Oct 28, 2013

Fantastic work! Thank you for everything. Looking forward to future projects with you!

From
Jarden MacQueen
23 / 5
Oct 22, 2013

24 / 5
Oct 22, 2013

25 / 5
Aug 28, 2013

Another terrific job. Karen takes direction very well and is an excellent actor, getting just the right inflection for any script.

26 / 5
Aug 23, 2013

Another great job by Karen. She's always patient, personable and what a warm, energetic voice!

27 / 5
Aug 1, 2013

Great job!!!

28 / 5
Jul 29, 2013

Another stellar job by Karen.

29 / 5
Jul 15, 2013

Amazing! Thank you so much for the fast turn around!

30 / 5
Jun 20, 2013

Another great job by Karen! Great read and pleasant to work with as always.

31 / 5
Jun 10, 2013

Thanks Karen, your VO was spot on. Plus you completed the work to tight time-scales. Thanks for the few alternate endings, that sort of professional touch makes a big difference.

I will definitely be using you next time.

32 / 5
Jun 4, 2013

Amazing work! Very talented, a true pro!

Thanks!

33 / 5
May 8, 2013

Great work!

34 / 5
May 4, 2013

Thank you Karen

From
T Darling
35 / 5
Apr 25, 2013

36 / 5
Apr 2, 2013

Great to work with and super fast turn around!

37 / 5
Mar 31, 2013

Karen did a super job for us, as always. Professional, pleasant, patient.

38 / 5
Feb 20, 2013

From
Chris Cole
39 / 5
Feb 15, 2013

Karen was great to work with and extremely accommodating.

40 / 5
Jan 28, 2013

Excellent, excellent work.

41 / 5
Jan 8, 2013

Excellent, excellent work. Karen has very good judgment. This is helpful for the poor scripts I send. She pays attention to my needs and has always been on time.

42 / 5
Dec 14, 2012

We just did a large scale training engagement and Karen was outstanding to work with. Great job.... thanks again!

43 / 5
Nov 26, 2012

Flexible; good to work with.

44 / 5
Oct 20, 2012

Karen did a great job in a professional manner and with good humor.

45 / 5
Oct 9, 2012

Karen's service and responsiveness was outstanding.
I had trouble with sss's in the file. I tried a DeEsser. It changed the voice quality so I didn't use it. I really don't know about audio effects.
Wayne Harless
10-8-2012


46 / 5
Sep 28, 2012

Great Job Karen!

From
Erin Burke
47 / 5
Sep 14, 2012

Karen did a fantastic job voicing a series of elearning courses for our clinicians. These courses are part of the mandatory orientation for all clinical associates, so they will get lots of play. The courses just went live, and we are already getting positive feedback. Another good job by Karen!

48 / 5
Sep 14, 2012

Karen did a fantastic job voicing a series of elearning courses for our clinicians. These courses are part of the mandatory orientation for all clinical associates, so they will get lots of play. The courses just went live, and we are already getting positive feedback. Another good job by Karen!

49 / 5
Sep 6, 2012

Great quality work, fast response time. We're very happy we chose Karen!

50 / 5
Aug 23, 2012

A huge script, turned around quickly with a clean read and great sound.

Karen is fantastic!

51 / 5
Aug 17, 2012

Very professional and great sound!

52 / 5
Jul 11, 2012

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Jul 11, 2012

56 / 5
Jul 3, 2012

Wonderful to work with and so easy going. Thanks for a wonderful read!

57 / 5
Jun 26, 2012

Karen was very dedicated to working with our time-sensitive project and gave us several wonderful recordings of our script. Definitely a pleasure to work with.

58 / 5
May 2, 2012

59 / 5
May 2, 2012

60 / 5
May 2, 2012

61 / 5
Apr 12, 2012

Fantastic!!! A pleasure to work with!

62 / 5
Apr 5, 2012

63 / 5
Apr 5, 2012

Another great job by Karen. She is quickly becoming one of our go-to voices.

64 / 5
Mar 25, 2012

Takes direction very well and delivers on time. We're very happy with Karen's work.

From
Shan Vellu
65 / 5
Mar 24, 2012

66 / 5
Mar 22, 2012

From
Calee Lee
67 / 5
Mar 21, 2012

Again great professional work from Karen.

68 / 5
Mar 14, 2012

Great job. Super professional.

69 / 5
Mar 12, 2012

Karen has a well trained and magical voice. She handles direction admirably and achieves great sound quality in her studio.

Karen, it has been a real pleasure. I look forward to working with you again.

Yours,
Zach

70 / 5
Mar 6, 2012

Very professional. Sent over the voiceover in record time. Highly recommended.

From
Shan Vellu
71 / 5
Feb 24, 2012

72 / 5
Feb 14, 2012

Fantastic work delivered fast. 100% satisfied.

73 / 5
Feb 10, 2012

Fantastic work, quick turn around, and excellent communication as to the status of the project. I am already checking my queue to see what future projects that we can work together on.

74 / 5
Feb 9, 2012

Karen is terrific. She's not only got a great voice, but she's very professional and timely in delivery.
I'd recommend Karen to anyone in need of a great voice artist!

75 / 5
Feb 8, 2012

Truly a wonderful experience, Karen provided our company with demos on all requested scripts within a few hours, all recordings were done within 24hr. Karen is professional in her approach and will surely use her for all our hotel projects.

Regards

Juan Keyter
General Manager
Brickell Bay Beach Club & Spa

76 / 5
Feb 6, 2012

Karen was a pleasure to work with, very professional.
Got it right on the first try!

77 / 5
Jan 31, 2012

Brilliant. Karen was so easy to work with and got our 'image' and what we were tyring to say immediatley.

Danny COOK
Animal 360

78 / 5
Jan 23, 2012

From
Jon Longo
79 / 5
Jan 18, 2012

Absolutely superb.
First time nailed the voice and the vibe.
Professional to a fault.
Collaborative. Helpful. Friendly. Communicative.
First person to demo; first choice in the selection.
Happy to do re-reads.
Makes it all a pleasure.
Thanks Karen.

80 / 5
Dec 30, 2011

Excellent voice, response and service. Im very pleased!

81 / 5
Dec 30, 2011

Fantastic. Very professional and fast

From
Calee Lee
82 / 5
Dec 28, 2011

Easy to work with, great voice. Exactly what we were looking for.
Thank you!

83 / 5
Nov 22, 2011

Great to work with!

84 / 5
Nov 15, 2011

Extremely easy to work with, fast response, very high quality results. Karen went out of her way to accommodate the special requirements for our project.

85 / 5
Oct 10, 2011

Our company had a great experience working with Karen. She was prompt, professional, and more than capable handling our workflow under a tight timeline. Pleasure to work with and would be happy to work with again.

From
Sean Tully
86 / 5
Sep 14, 2011

Karen always does great work and delivers on time.

From
John Evans
87 / 5
Sep 3, 2011

88 / 5
Sep 1, 2011

Wonderful talent and great to work with!

89 / 5
Aug 31, 2011

Great read that was perfect on the first pass.

90 / 5
Aug 30, 2011

Fast & Great! Thanks

From
Jim Mikles
91 / 5
Aug 22, 2011

great voice. easy to work with.

From
Mark Baker
92 / 5
Aug 12, 2011

Thank you very much Karen for being so prompt and for maintaining such a high level of professionalism. It was a pleasure to work with you.

93 / 5
Jul 13, 2011

94 / 5
Jul 8, 2011

From
Carlos N
95 / 5
Jul 5, 2011

Amazing! Worry free and a pleasure to deal with.

From
Bill Cole
96 / 5
Jun 8, 2011

Great job - really quick turnaround. Very professional and easy to deal with. Highly reccomended.

97 / 5
May 23, 2011

98 / 5
May 17, 2011

Karen was extremely professional, flexible, and a pleasure to work with. The results are marvelous.

99 / 5
May 3, 2011

Thank you. Excellent work and quick turn around time.

Kobus Marneweck
VP of Marketing
Azoteq

100 / 5
Apr 27, 2011

Karen was exceptionally attentive to quality level and making sure we got the read that we wanted. Her audio is very clean with no noise whatsoever. We will definitely be calling on her again should we need a female voice of the highest caliber again.

101 / 5
Apr 20, 2011

Karen was a pleasure to deal with. She made everything user friendly and would certainly deal with her in the future.

Thank you for your patience.
Tracy Barrett

102 / 5
Apr 14, 2011

The sound was great and the client is pleased. Thanks!

103 / 5
Apr 12, 2011

Thanks! Great read and fast turnaround. Went the extra mile on the project, and was really helpful getting the details just right. Highly recommended!

104 / 5
Apr 6, 2011

Friendly, cooperative, and professional

105 / 5
Mar 23, 2011

Great Work Karen! Thanks for your flexibility!

106 / 5
Mar 18, 2011

Excellent work. Fast turnaround and a really nice, clean, warm recording. Thank you :)

From
Mike Sims
107 / 5
Mar 18, 2011

Karen did an excellent job and the final product was exactly what I had in mind.

Kobus Marneweck
VP of Marketing - Azoteq
www.azoteq.com

108 / 5
Mar 8, 2011

Fast and profesional.

109 / 5
Mar 2, 2011

Awesome! How easy was that!! Submit the script, play the demo, release the job, fantastic results. All in 12 HOURS!! Very professional! Hit the bullseye -- one shot. Done!

110 / 5
Mar 1, 2011

Karen is a professional in every sense of the word. She followed my direction excellently and delivered a quality product. I will definitely keep her in mind for future work.

111 / 5
Feb 28, 2011

Excellent Service, Would use her again, hands down.

112 / 5
Feb 25, 2011

Karen DeBOER was really professional, prompt, and helped us with a process that was fairly new to our experience.

The quality of her voice is self-evident; the ease of working with her can be determined almost immediately. She was willing to make sure we received what we had in mind.

113 / 5
Feb 9, 2011

114 / 5
Feb 8, 2011

115 / 5
Feb 8, 2011

116 / 5
Jan 21, 2011

Karen was fantastic! Thanks again for all the great work!.

117 / 5
Jan 18, 2011

Karen did a wonderful job for us! Very professional, easy to work with and very flexible. We will definately use Karen again when the time arises. Thank you Karen

118 / 5
Nov 23, 2010

119 / 5
Oct 29, 2010

120 / 5
Oct 29, 2010

Karen's excellent voice delivery and exceptional service truly make her a pleasure to work with! Would not hesitate to recommend her.

121 / 5
Oct 27, 2010

Karen is a pleasure to work with! She works quickly, is sensitive to the client's needs, and delivers a terrific product. We highly recommend her!

122 / 5
Oct 26, 2010

123 / 5
Oct 26, 2010

124 / 5
Oct 14, 2010

Great work!

From
John Evans
125 / 5
Oct 9, 2010

From
John Evans
126 / 5
Oct 6, 2010

Wonderful job again! We'll definitely seek out your talents in all future voice over endeavors!

127 / 5
Oct 1, 2010

From
John Evans
128 / 5
Sep 30, 2010

129 / 5
Sep 30, 2010

Karen is terrific! She works fast, is very mindful of the client's needs, and produces a polished, professional product. We highly recommend her!

130 / 5
Sep 24, 2010

131 / 5
Sep 24, 2010

Karen does fantastic, professional work! Highly recommended!

132 / 5
Sep 24, 2010

Karen does a fantastic job every time!

133 / 5
Sep 23, 2010

134 / 5
Sep 23, 2010

She does an amazing, professional job!

135 / 5
Sep 23, 2010

We are very pleased with Karen's work. She produces her work quickly, is concerned with the client's needs, and delivers a terrific product!

136 / 5
Sep 22, 2010

137 / 5
Sep 22, 2010

Karen is a pleasure to work with--she is quick, professional, sensitive to the client's needs, and delivers a great product!

138 / 5
Sep 22, 2010

Karen is very quick, professional, sensitive to the client's needs, and delivers an amazing product. Highly recommended!

139 / 5
Sep 19, 2010

She works very quickly, is very professional and sensitive to the client's needs, and delivers a terrific finished product. We highly recommend her!

140 / 5
Sep 13, 2010

Very professional and wonderful job! Highly recommend your work!!

141 / 5
Sep 7, 2010

142 / 5
Jul 26, 2010

Great Work!

From
John Evans
143 / 5
Jul 6, 2010

Great work!

From
John Evans
144 / 5
Feb 25, 2010

Karen was prompt, personable, and very professional even in the face of a tight deadline. I enjoyed working with her, and my client is thrilled with her voice. I would hire her again without hesitation.

145 / 5
Oct 15, 2009

Karen gave an awesome read, delivered in a timely manner and at a fair price. I hope to work with her again in the future.

146 / 5
Oct 7, 2009

Great Job!
Thanks for the quick turn around and the great voice over you produced!

147 / 5
Oct 7, 2009

Great Job!

From
John Evans
148 / 5
Sep 24, 2009

Fantastic Voice. Terrific Service. Fast Turn-around.

From
Don Goff
149 / 5
Sep 23, 2009

Karen did a great job! She was great to work with on the project and she had a very quick turnaround time on the original script and any edits.

John Evans

From
John Evans
150 / 5
Jul 7, 2009

Always top-notch vocal quality, lightning quick turnaround, and very accommodating for changes. Simply put, fantastic to work with.

From
KIRK ARNDT
151 / 5
Mar 24, 2009

Professional, Prompt ... Top-Notch Talent! We are sure to use Karen again in the future.

From
Derek Benthem
152 / 5
Mar 10, 2009

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155 / 5
Feb 23, 2009

WOW! Absolutely right on with what we were looking for and turnaround time exceeded our expectations. Thanks for the great work.

156 / 5
Oct 3, 2008

Karen has a very nice texture to her voice. She responds extremely well to direction. She has a passion to do quality work. Highly recommended.

From
B Davis
157 / 5
Sep 15, 2008

Excellent read, accommodated our deadline with a quick turn around. We will use her again.

158 / 5
Aug 21, 2008

Karen went above and beyond what was asked of her. She was very courteous and professional, but most importantly her voice sounded great. I would highly recommend her for any project that you should need a voice over talent for.

From
Ryan Haye
159 / 5
Aug 20, 2008

It has been a pleasure to work with Karen. Her work is high quality. Her response to questions has always been quick and she is very easy to work with. We look forward to working with her again in the near future.

160 / 5
Aug 6, 2008

161 / 5
Jul 28, 2008

Karen was very flexible and responsive. The quality of her work was great!

162 / 5
Jul 28, 2008

Karen was fabulous! She was very friendly and professional and understood exactly what we wanted and needed.

163 / 5
Jul 15, 2008

Very great to work with. Prompt response and very professional.

164 / 5
Jun 11, 2008

Karen was a pleasure to work with. Great voice, great attitude, and had the job done in 24 hours! I look forward to working with her again!

165 / 5
May 8, 2008

Karen was excellent and we would recommend her to anyone! You will not be disappointed!

166 / 5
Jan 17, 2008

Karen's quality, attention to detail, experience, and ability exceeded our expectations. Without hesitation we would recommend and use Karen for any form of voice over talent you need. Karen thanks again for such a wonderful experience and fast turnaround on our project.

Tom Darden MCSE
Director of IT
Noria Corporation

From
Tom Darden
167 / 5
Dec 20, 2007

wonderful voice, great turn around and great to work with thanks