Nick Diakun

upbeat, edgy, popular, friendly, PERFECT!

Voice Description

I have a very relatable voice. Not only can I give different reads or versions, depending on the situation, but I can go from serious and sincere to aggressive to edgy at any time. Whether I'm doing narrations, commercials, branding, or presentations... there isn't a variation that I cannot do.

SPECIALIZED IN: Sexy, Fun, Upbeat, and Edgy variations.

PERFECT for 18-34 Demographic

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
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

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
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer radio ad production services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, North Carolina, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Urban, Hip Hop, Country, Redneck, Modern, Sophisticated, Business, Professional, Deep, Drunk, Chipmunk, Sad, Serious, Sincere, Tough

My Voice Experience

When I was 8, I was used for Walt Disney World radio commercials. Since then, Audio Recording and Production has been a passion of mine.

I've been working with digital recording/production (hands on) since I was 12. For the past 6 years, I've served as Imaging Director for the CHR/Active Rock stations in Greensboro, NC (WMKS/WVBZ), worked On-Air in several cities including Charlotte, Greensboro, Panama City, and Greenville(NC).

I've re-imaged 4 radio stations, and Voiced nearly 200 commercials in NC (Charlotte, Greensboro, Raleigh, Greenville).

My Training

BS in Business and Informational Technologies at East Carolina University.

Most of my training has been extensive hands on while growing up in SEVERAL radio stations over the course of my life. I've been producing/voicing radio commercials for the past 7 years in NC. I specialize in an 18-34 demographic.

My Studio Equipment

Home Studio: Soundproof Room - 7X8X10'

- 3 Microphones (each used for specific sounds)
-Bluebird Blue Microphone
-Electro-Voice RE-20
-Audio Technica 2031

- 2 Symetrix 528E (Voice Processors)
- DBX 286A (Mic Pre-amp/Processor)
- DBX 266XL (Gate/Compressor)
- Behringer Ultramizer Pro (adds special voice effects)

- Intel Core i7 2.66GHz
12GB RAM
Windows 7 64bit
Dual-Monitors (27" & 24")

- M-Audio Fast Track Ultra (USB Audio Interface)
- Adobe Audition 1.5, 3.0, CS6
- Pro Tools 10
- iZotope VST Plug-ins


I also have unlimited access to radio station production rooms with similar voice processing and an Electro-Voice RE-20 microphone.

Additional Skills

My first voice over recording happened when I was 8...I recorded a Disney World commercial. I am a creator of impactful & funny production elements that transform the character of the projects I’m part of... I produce dynamic interaction with audiences and paint pictures with sound. I have been working with audio recording and production since I was 12. I've grown up in the radio business with a father that's been in programming for over 25 years. I believe that I am a voice ACTOR, a Character created to be lasting and memorable.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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