Mike Hales

Believable, Casual, Friendly, Guy Next Door, Personable, Warm

Voice Description

Mike is an experienced voiceover talent with an authentic, conversational, and believable delivery. Whether your project needs the warm and friendly guy next door, a youthful, high-energy vibe, or simply smooth and sophisticated, he's got you covered. Having worked in marketing and branding for many years, he also has a unique understanding of the creative process and is a specialist at finding just the right read to bring your message to life.

His voice type is 20s to 40s and has been described as authentic, believable, casual, conversational, friendly, guy next door, high energy, hip, personable, professional, relatable, sincere, smooth, trustworthy, youthful, and warm. He takes direction well and can provide professional quality audio with quick turnaround time.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• 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
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Cartoon/Animation

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 have Phone Patch in my studio
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I have ipDTL in my studio

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

Auburn, Alabama, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Unknown - Click here to ask Mike Hales

My Voice Experience

Recent credits include Nature's Harvest Bread, Auburn University, Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau, OxyShark, Erie Bank, Belfonte Ice Cream & Dairy Foods, Intermountain Healthcare, East Alabama Medical Center, Integrative Family Law, Community First Credit Union, CoachComm, Young's Plant Farm, Kinnucan's Specialty Outfitters, the Southeastern Raptor Center, etc.

My Training

Marc Cashman, Cashman Commercials I Los Angeles, CA - Private voiceover coaching
Mary Lynn Wissner, Voices Voicecasting I Los Angeles, CA - Private voiceover coaching
Everett Oliver I Los Angeles, CA - Private voiceover coaching
David Rosenthal I Los Angeles, CA - Private voiceover coaching
Larry Hudson I Los Angeles, CA - VO Heaven Weekly Workout Group via Skype
Edge Studio I New York, NY - Voiceover coursework and private coaching
Auburn University I Auburn, AL - Acting coursework and private coaching

My Studio Equipment

Rode NT1 microphone • Yamaha AG06 mixer/interface • M‑Audio studio monitors • iMac workstation • Adobe Audition software • Connect via ISDN, ipDTL, Source-Connect NOW, Phone Patch, or Skype • File delivery via email, Dropbox or FTP

Additional Skills

He takes direction extremely well and is very easy to work with. He's also a natural mimic, so if you're looking for a specific nuance, tone, or pitch in a read, he's very adept at making adjustments.

Payment Methods Accepted

• Credit cards

Contact Information

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