Narrating for years, Kim recently joined Voices.com and has quickly become one of our new 5 STAR stars! Making sure you get the best narration and KEEPING YOU HAPPY is her #1 priority.
ADDING KIM TO YOUR FAVORITES makes it easy to find her.
AWARD winning & experienced, Kim has a warm, round, ENGAGING voice. She is TOP-NOTCH with COMMERCIALS, business, educational, medical, pharmaceutical, internet, instruction and training, workshops, PSAs, multimedia and videos.
Kim is especially EXCELLENT at health and PHARMACEUTICAL projects, completely at ease with MEDICAL and drug terminology, she has narrated thousands of sales rep training modules, disease state learning programs, clinical reprints, PIs, and IPIs. Pharma intranet producers return to Kim again and again for her ability to make heavy information interesting and palatable to the listener.
Need a WELCOMING, professional voice for your VOIP, IVR, ON HOLD messaging or PHONE answering service? Kim will give your company the warm sound you need to keep customers happy while waiting.
Looking for a GALA awards or sizzle reel announcer, a tag line or character voice for radio or television? How about a whiteboard, an explainer, or product video narrator? Whether for B2B, an internal animation or direct to consumer, Kim is your GO-TO girl.
Got an APP, mobile app, android, or eLearning program that needs the right voice? Kim has been THE voice for Blackberry & Microsoft Office.
Kim's excellent RETAIL voice will enhance your product, impress your clients and most importantly ENGAGE your target market. Whether the ad is in-store, online, or over the air. Quick turnarounds for your RUSH projects.
Got an AUDIOBOOK? Kim is a great storyteller and will DRAW LISTENERS IN to your story. In an children's or adult audiobook, a videogame or a radio spot, Kim can work up MULTIPLE roles and is great at sound-alikes. She gives great warrioress fighting females in games and sweet mother storytellers for kid's books.
Words to DESCRIBE what Kim's voice can be include appealing, American, amusing, animated, announcer, ATTRACTIVE, believable, bilingual (in French with an English accent), British, calming, Canadian, caring, character, classy, CONFIDENT, coach, concerned, confessional, CONVERSATIONAL, CORPORATE, country, creepy, deadpan, deep, EDUCATIONAL, elderly, executive, folksy, FRIENDLY, genuine, girl next door, gravelly, happy, high energy, holiday, humorous, husky, informative, imaging, interviewer, Irish, Italian, Jamaican, Jewish, KNOWLEDGEABLE, kooky, lyrical, mature, midlife, mother, motivational, narrator, natural, newscaster, perky, playful, PROFESSIONAL, raspy, retail, retro, romantic, SCIENTIFIC, serious, SINCERE, soft spoken, soothing, storyteller, strong, sultry, sweet, technical, thoughtful, upbeat, uplifting, warm, youthful.
Kim has a very WIDE RANGE both in TONE AND PERFORMANCE. She can pitch her voice as a YOUNG adult, MIDDLE AGE or senior and is equally talented delivering professional, clear business videos and eLearning modules as she is creating characters for commercials, spec spots or videogames.
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English (North American), English, French, French (Canadian)
American, New Jersey, Southern, MidWest, Canadian, British, Australian, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Isreali, Middle East, Jamaican, Asian, Chinese, North Atlantic, South African
Young Adult, Middle Aged, Senior
Cartoons, Documentaries, Audiobooks, Business, Educational, Radio, Telephone, Videogames, Podcasting, Television, Internet
Thousands of TV/radio national, regional and local commercials, thousands of e-learning programs and modules (excellent medical/pharmaceutical vocabulary), audiobooks (fiction/nonfiction), documentaries (single shows and series), webinars, dubbing, versioning (V/O's overtop other languages in character).
Former national cable weatherwoman, radio dj, news anchor, reporter, producer.
Awards: CANNES Animated Short, Communicator (multiple), Bessie, (+ participated in one Academy award nominated film)
Writer: romance novels, magazine articles, web articles, web-based films
Honors B.A. in Communication Studies with minor in Theatre - concentration TV & radio.
Voice & Acting workshops with Terry Donald, Paul Bario, Debra Toffin, Dora Tischler
Member RWA, APA
Leader of ACTRA commercial voice-over workshops
Voice coach for Les Syllables
Mac, Protools, Focusrite Scarlet
Skype, Auralex Mudguard, Whisperroom, phone patch, Soundstreak, with 24 hours notice: ISDN, music and SFX
mp3, wav, aif via Voices.com, GoogleDrive, weTransfer or FTP dropbox
24 hours or less on RUSH jobs
Kim offers clean, edited high quality sound tracks with friendly, professional service.
She can provide full production, will copy edit herself and arrange copywriting and music if you wish. She can self-direct or work with you for directed sessions via Skype, phone patch, or ISDN line upon request.
She can send your files in mp3, wav, aif, whatever format you prefer.
Kim works out of her own professional home studio and for projects that require a full production house works with one of the best studios in Montreal.
"Kim is the best. Our clients always ask for her. We use her for all our projects."Pfizer - sales rep training programs
"Kim is our go-to voice. She's a real pro."BMS - PIs, IPIs and Clinical Reprints
"We've used Kim on many retail projects and loved working with her."Sid-Lee - TV & radio spots
"Wow, one-take wonder! So great to work with Kim."Hydro Quebec - internal annual video report
"The perfect delivery! Kim was better than what we envisioned."SAQ - radio campaign
Partial Client List:
eLearning: AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Sanofi, Novartis, Bayer, Bristol-Myers Squibb, GlaxoSmithKline, Celgene, Takeda, Roche, Boehringer Ingelheim, Gilead, Merck, McGill, Brother, Microsoft, ATT, SUNY, , IBM,
Training / Webinars: Jean Coutu, Standard Life, BMO, CNRail, Hydro Quebec, Adam Health, Victoria Hospital
Commercials: MacDonalds, REMAX, Philadelphia Cream Cheese, Cool Whip, Mateus, Weight Watchers, Sico, Abbot, Air Canada, West Jet, RBC, Via Rail, Loreal, Clairol, Dupont, Tinder, Hershey’s, Danone, General Motors, Merck, Tourism Canada, Bayer, Nestle, Pfizer, Telus Mobility, AXE Insurance, Brother, Canon, Bombardier, Puffs, Claritin, Laura, Tinderdoption, Dairy Farmers of Canada, SAQ, Audi, Michelin Tires, Sports Experts, Couche Tard, Trevi, Stanford, Metro, IGA, Nolitours, Girl Guides of Canada, New Brunswick Tourism, The Gazette
Telephones: Laurentian Bank, Blackberry, ADAM Health
Award Ceremonies: The Sarah Carey Award, Junior Diabetes Foundation
Games: My Cooking Coach & Splinter Cell (Ubisoft)
Documentaries: Beyond Belief, Northern Mysteries, Killer Kids, Missing Link, Delights and Wonders, The Greatest Chefs
+ many more
Hire Kim 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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