Eleanor Hicks

Assured,Professional Executive,Conversational

Voice Description

Female, adult:

Knowledgeable and assured for documentaries.

Humorous, tongue-in-cheek or satirical for commercial spots.

Solid and accomplished for professional presentations.

Multiculturally approachable for documentaries, commercials and narrations.

Comfortable, objective, reassuring, for narrations.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female

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

• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships


My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I offer translation services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, Ohio, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Sophisticated career female,
upper-class and sophisticated British,
professional African-American female,
Mid-western nasal,
disciplinarian teacher,
officious female chairman of the board,
anchor newswoman,
kibbitzer, heckler or meddling gossip,
prankster or joker,
impertinent questioner,
persistent reporter,
savvy interviewer.

My Voice Experience

Created, produced and hosted a Midwest TV; entailing interviews, video and documentary presentations and voice-over segments. ("WORLDWISE", CH. 25, Cincinnati, Ohio.) Provided show's moderator voice as well as conducted interviews, including international news and cultural subjects.

Did international news commentary for WGUC (a University of Cincinnati radio station).

As a consultant, have led numerous training and facilitative sessions for business executives and bank officials.

Taught university courses for 10 years.

Have acted in plays. Close-up as an extra in the movie,
The Sphinx.

My Training


Extensive public-speaking experience. Consulting projects involving training presentations and facilitation for executives in business (GM, Delphi, Corningware), banking (Federal Reserve Bank), university fields (international curriculum development) and community boards (including local film commission).

M.A., International Relations. Johns Hopkins' SAIS (School of Advanced International Studies)
PhD, International Business. Columbia State. Highest Degree.

Studied Arabic at American University in Cairo.
Can handle French, Thai, Lao, Spanish, German and Italian.

Served as Labor Attache at US Embassy, Cairo.

Previously under contract (for musical compositions) with Warner Bros./Filipacchi, in Europe.

Weekly Foreign Affairs newspaper columnist and radio commentator for several years.

TV, Radio and newspaper panelist on community topics.

Consultant for development of intercultural communications and managerial skills.

My Studio Equipment

Have produced own half-hour TV program. Have ties with videographers and a local studio.

In my own business, I have multi-media equipment capabilities for producing professional quality audio submissions (as well as video ones, if need be).

Additional Skills

Lived and served as a US diplomat in Monaco and on the French Riviera as well as in Asia, Central America, Africa and the Middle East. Ergo, quite at ease
interacting with people of all social and economic echelons and cultural backgrounds -- from royalty to business persons to camel drivers to Coptic bishops.

Had music contract with Warner Bros./ Filipacchi in France and had music used as theme show music for a Radio Monte Carlo program.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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