Bill Hoste

mature, medium deep, NPR-like straight read

Voice Description

Straight forward newscast type reads such as business promos, audio books, TV and radio ads.

I am an expressive, yet, conversational delivery.
Not one for accents, voice gimmicks, etc.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age Male

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Documentaries

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships


My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer


My Home Base

, Michigan, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects


My Voice Experience

-Six local 2011-2012 radio & TV ads to date
-A 2010 marketing DVD voice-over for a Warren based company (there is a shortened version of it on YouTube, search “Unique Options LLC”)
-In the 80’s, I was hired to narrate two corporate training videos;
-Worked in early 1970's two Detroit area radio stations (WLDM & WHFI)
-Present long-distanceaudio book voice for ‘Minds Eye Radio Services’, suburban St. Louis, MO

My Training

BA degree in Human Resources/Business

My Studio Equipment

A professional condenser microphone "Blue Microphone"-YETI Model (THX Certified), a new and improved sound booth and other set up through which I can digitally record VO copy, and then e-mail back to you.

"Audacity" recording software: I export final recording to an MP3.

Additional Skills

Public speaking experience.

Doing audio books now....was approached very recently to do a pre-recorded telephone message for a local business.

I prefer to stay away from material with repetitive and needles obscenity, or graphic "between the sheets" content.

Payment Methods Accepted

• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency

Contact Information

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• Currently Bill Hoste is a Standard subscriber.
• Bill Hoste was last active on Voice123 93 days ago

productions demos

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