George Thomas

Commercial and Industrial V.O. (&audio production)

Voice Description

"Professional Announcer" voice - In all candor, I have to work HARD to sound like a "regular guy" (years in radio have had their effect). I can sound- "sexy", "wise", "loving" and any of a range of positive emotion conveying qualities. My preference is not to freighten or accuse (but - if the price is right...) !

I have samples available (MP3 files) and will happily provide to any who ask.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior 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
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• 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 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 have Phone Patch in my studio
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer radio ad production services

My Home Base

, Texas, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Rod Serling, William F. Buckley, Jr., Sean Connery - (but, seriously folks - I'm most comfortable - and you would be best served - doing a "Friendly and Loving American" or "International Authority" - or - the soon to become popular, ""Wise and Loving International Expert whose advice you would do well to follow" voice.

My Voice Experience

Paid for commerical V.O. beginning in the early 80s while Program Director at KKLR FM in OKC market. Moved to Houston, TX and worked with Yves (independent producer) beginning in 1989.. represented by Sherry Young a year or so later, ..and worked for Bill Young Productions (Houston) on various commercials (reference Mr. Bassett if he's still there).. and X # of clients of Sherry Young/Mad Hatter (including Shell, Dow, Kellogs, Houston Chronicle, et al) .. until Michael Young closed the business (200x.. - I admit, I don't remember )...

My Training

Radio-TV Major at the University of Houston.. Radio Procution from Arvil Cochran.. Drama experience @ U of H - directed by Cecil "lose your Midwestern [accent], George" Pickett in 2 productions... Personal V.O. experience includes 7 years in radio, including 3 as Program Director/Morning Drive at KKLR FM, Edmond,OK .. 1 (or so) as News Director and on air talent at KOKC AM Guthrie, OK - and (handsomely) paid V.O. talent for commercial and industrial narration in Houston in the 90s..

I still sound awesome (!)

Continuing education? YES! - Having Trained and become a Cerified Hypnotist and a Certified Practitioner of Matrix Energetics (both) in 2011.

Seriously - email and I'll happily send you sample audio.

My Studio Equipment

Mixer, Microphone, CD burner, & software (including Sony Audio Forge, et al) to convert to MP3..
>>>----> YOU MAY DOWNLOAD A SAMPLE AT WWW.IWANTJOY.COM - CLICK ON THE "GUIDED MEDITATIONS" Page - THIS audio was all created 'in house'..

I have written copy (and studied hypnotic writing & NLP), produced audio (aired in local and national markets, created and mixed over sound beds, etc. - and am very good at all of the above.

Additional Skills

*Published Author - most recent articles may be found in the Houston, TX "Indigo Sun" magazine - June 7 July issues.

* Current President (and "Confident Communicator") of Brazosport Toastmasters.

*2 years experience (as 'Spiritual leader') teaching and preaching at Unity Church of Christianity, Brazoria, TX.

*Presenter of 2 hour classes at CenterPoint Houston, TX on metaphysical topics.

*X number of years as Salesman and/or Marketing professional with emphasis on Telemarketing.

*Created content for and Curently Maintaining 2 websites:
www.IwantJoy.com and
www.MiraclesForBeginners.com

Thanks very much for your time,
George

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Demos
commerical sample

Industrial Sample