Erika Baum

Young Warm Bright Friendly Natural Lively Vibrant

Voice Description

Warm and deep for narrations. Natural, young, juvenile, vibrant, lively, crazy, excited, sexy, calm and collected or relaxing for commercials. Smooth and professional for presentations, narrations and documentaries. Very versatile. Depends on demand.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female

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

• English - USA and Canada
• Spanish - Latin American Neutral

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
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I offer translation services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

, Spain

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

English (Neutral American)
Spanish (Neutral Latin American)
Panamanian (Latin Spanish)
Venezuelan (Latin Spanish)
Argentinian (Latin Spanish).

My Voice Experience

In the past 11 years I have worked in many areas within TV & Commercial Production. I have produced a TV series ("El Abuelo de mi Abuela" in Panamá), two TV shows ("Panorama de las Américas" for Copa Airlines and "Tú Canal al Día" for the Panama Canal Authority), infomercials, and was also Executive Producer of an Animatic Center for Colgate Palmolive Global. I have recorded Voice Overs and supervised projects for important clients in Panama and abroad in both Spanish and English languages simultaneously. I have written articles about live festivals in the EU for a pop culture oriented magazine named Blank. I have also hosted three TV shows ("Tú Canal al Día" for the Panama Canal Authority, "Lobby TV" in Panamá, and "Proyecto 48-Panamá" for TNT Latin America), infomercials, live ceremonies and a radio show. I also do copywriting and translations.

Since 1993, I have been performing as a dancer, actress and singer in many live shows, two children’s TV shows, Musical Theater, a Reggae Rock band, and production shows for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines.

I currently continue to record Voice Overs in English and Spanish for TV & Radio Commercials, Infomercials, Documentaries, Training Videos, Institutional Videos and International Reports for clients such as:

Samsung, Panasonic, Sony, VFX Panama, JWT, Cerebro Y&R, Movistar - Telefónica Panamá, HSBC, Mastercard, Heineken, Coca-Cola, Dunkin Donuts & Baskin 31 Robins, Wrigley’s Winter Fresh, Clinique, Blank Magazine, Pure Lounge & Terrace, Venetto Hotel Panama, Crown Casino Sheraton Panama, Playa Blanca Beach Resort, Embassy Club Panama, Aeroperlas Regional, Panamarina Pacífic, IQ Real Estate Development, English Learning Center, High Sierra, Furniture City, Mattel, Johnson & Johnson, USMA, Universidad Interamericana de Panamá, AES, UNICEF, ACP (Panama Canal Authority), Patronato Panamá Viejo, Department of the First Lady of the Republic of Panama International reports, Health Ministry of Panama report for the OAS, John Hopkins/Hospital Punta Pacifica Panama, Colgate-Palmolive LATAM, Unilever LATAM (Sedal, Dove Go Fresh 2008), Nintendo LATAM, Gerber USA Hispanic, “Got Milk” USA Hispanic, among others.

I have also recorded Jingles as Lead Singer and Backing Vocals for clients such as McDonald’s, Movistar, Johnson & Johnson, Dunkin Donuts & Baskin 31 Robins, Extreme Planet, Cable Onda, Hotel Barceló, Conway Store, La Onda, Fiesta Casino, Majestic Casino, Cervecería Nacional, Siboney “1 2 3”, Air Panama, TV ID’s for RPC channel 4 of MEDCOM Corp., Verano Telemetro channel 13 of MEDCOM Corp., and the TV Program ID for “Creando Ambientes” on TVN channel 2, among others.

My Training

Education
Coral Antón, Madrid - Spanish Accent for V.O.’s in Madrid
January 2011 - Today

Aulas de Voz, Madrid - Musical Theater
October 2011 - Today

Estudio Sampere, Madrid - Script Translation y Subtitling
October - December 2011

Aulas de Voz, Madrid - Intro to V.O. Artists
September 2011

Universidad Latina, Republic of Panama — Advertisement and Marketing, with a Minor in Digital Production 2005-2008
GPA: 3.9 (of a total of 4.0)

Universidad Latina, Republic of Panama — 5th Advertisement and Marketing International Symposium 2002, Designing Persuasive Campaigns

Universidad Nacional, Republic of Panama — Capacitating Course for Announcers 2002
Social Communications Faculty & Regulating Entity of Public Services
Announcer License: LL-2512-2002

Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, Georgia - Video/Film, 2000
GPA: 4.0

My Studio Equipment

Studio Projects B3 Condenser Microphone
Features:
• Pressure-Gradient Transducer, Dual 1" 3 um mylar capsule • Selectable patterns (omni, cardioid, figure eight)
• High Pass Filter
• 10db Pad
Technical Specs:
Type: FET 3 micron 1" large dual diaphragm
Polar pattern: Cardioid, Figure of Eight, Omni
Frequency response: 20~20000Hz
Sensitivity: 14/16/18mV/Pa(Omni./Cardioid/Figure 8) (-37/-36/-35dB @1000Hz)
Output impedance: <200 Ohm
Load impedance: >1000 Ohm
Maximum SPL: 132/142dB SPL for 1% THD @1000Hz(0dB/- 10dB pad, 0dB SPL=0.00002Pa)
Noise: 14dB-A (Cardioid)
S/N: 80 dB
Pad: -10dB
Low cut: 6dB/Octave at 150 Hz
Power requirement 48 +/- 4V
Current consumption: <2.5mA
Connector: Gold-plated 3-pin XLR
Circuit: Transformerless circuit.
(featuring extremely low self noise and large dynamic range)

CE MICROPORT PRO
PORTABLE MIC PREAMP (BUILT IN 24 BIT/96 KHZ BROADCAST-QLTY. A/D CONVERTER)

Desk Porta Booth (sound minimizing box)

Accessories:
Shockmount
Foam Windscreen
Pop Filter
Boom Mic Stand
Table Mic Stand

Additional Skills

CV:
PLAN ONG, Madrid — 2011
English to Spanish translation of documents and yearly updates about projects that have been implemented in the communities of sponsored children.

Corespondent for Blank Magazine, EU — 2011 (today)
I cover events and festivals that take place in Berlin, Madrid and Barcelona (such as Bread & Butter, Primavera Sound and Sonar) and write articles for the magazine. I am currently beginning to take more of a journalist approach to upcoming articles.

TV host, LOBBY TV; Republic of Panama — 2010-2011
Hosted “Lobby TV”, a TV version of the printed magazine oriented towards cultural, artistic, social and public events in Panama City. The program was aired on Mix TV (Channel 33).

Host, Festival caribe awards ceremony; Republic of Panama — 2009 & 2011

Lead Singer, Royal Caribbean Productions; USA/Mediterranean — 2009
Shows on board Splendour of the Seas -Mediterranean Season.

TV host / producer, Panama Canal Authority (ACP); Republic of Panama — 2008-2009
Produced and Hosted “Tu Canal al Día”, a monthly documentary TV show about the Panama Canal. I also did Voice Overs for documentaries and other in-house material in both Spanish and English.

V.O. Artist IVR systems; Republic of panama — 2008-today
For companies such as HSBC Panama, IPAT (Panama Tourism Bureau), RASA Law Attorneys, Hotel Venetto, Empresas Vicsons, Digicel, in both English and Spanish.

Host, LG Promotion Report; Republic of Panama — 2007

Host in English for LG Panama’s video-report of the “7 Wonders of the World” Promotion.

Host / Controller of Proyecto 48 Panama, TNT; Latin america — 2007 & 2008
Host and Controller (on camera) for TNT Latin Americas’s reality show Proyecto 48 - Panamá, where the contestants have 48 hrs to produce, film and edit an original short story.

Executive Producer - Animatic Center, VFX; Republic of panama — 2006-2008
Quotation, budgeting, outsourcing, production, art direction, voice overs and account executive of Animatic productions for Colgate-Palmolive Global (North America, LATAM, Europe, Asia, Indonesia).

Co-Host of TV Promotion - Movistar, Republic of panama — 2005
Live TV promotion aired once a week during one month on channel 13 “Telemetro”.

PRODUCER - EMOTION BROADCAST VIDEO; Republic of panama — 2003-2006
Producer / Creative Junior / Copywriter / Host & Announcer - Cable Onda 2005-2006
Creativity, copy writing, design and production of TV formats that adapt to the needs of every client who wishes to advertise on Cable Onda (Cable TV service company) within Panama.
Host - “Why I love Panama” for Latinre.tv 2006 (first editions)
Assistant Director - UNICEF Press Awards 2005
Producer / Script Writer / Translator / Voice Overs - Panorama de las Americas 2004-2005
Inflight entertainment video, tailor made for COPA Airlines, Panamanian airline affiliated to Continental Airlines.
General Production - El Abuelo de mi Abuela 2003
TV Series commemorating the Centenary of the Republic, broadcasted on channel 13 “Telemetro”, for MEDCOM Corp., Panama’s highest rating channel at the time.

Translator - Independent, Republic of panama — 2003-today
Translations for TV Programs (stand-ups, titles, interviews & content), Infomercials, Reports, Documentaries, Training Videos, Real Estate Sales Videos and Brochures, and Institutional Videos for clients such as:
Panorama de las Américas, 507 Out, Latinre.tv, Cable Onda, Compañías Melo, IQ Real Estate Development, Procasa, VFX Panamá, among others.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Wire transfers

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