Joe Oliver

Soothing, Authoritative, Assuring, Wise, Caring

Voice Description

I have spent more than two decades as a television journalist, tracking news reports, documentaries and promos. I also have radio and television commercial production experience as a pitch man, and character voices including "smooth and sexy", guy on the street, and hyped announcer.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• 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
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

• 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 ISDN 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 have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, Florida, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

News Anchor/Reporter, New/Used Car Dealer, Father figure, Texan, Southern Gentleman, Caribbean, Irishman, Sports Coach, Motivational Speaker

My Voice Experience

Most of my voice over experience comes from TV News reporting and anchoring on a daily basis. The variations in voice and tone come with the variations of each story dictating the delivery.

I have worked in local television Oklahoma City, OK; Raleigh, NC; Sacramento, CA; San Francisco, CA; and Orlando, FL. I also worked as an Anchor/Correspondent for CNN based in Atlanta, GA.

I have hosted news magazine shows and documentaries.

I have also voiced promotions and commercials for a local sports talk radio station in Orlando.

My Training

A graduate of The University of Oklahoma, I began my journalism career at KTOK-AM in Oklahoma City.

I have received extensive "Talent Coaching" from representatives of Frank Maggid and Associates, as well as contracted coaches through my employers at KPIX-San Francisco, KCRA-Sacramento, WESH-Orlando, and CNN-Atlanta.

While not formerly trained in singing, I have played the role of Daddy Warbucks in a local production of "Annie" and sang The National Anthem at an Oakland Raiders football game.

My Studio Equipment

Apple MacBook Pro/Garage Band
Behringer XENYX 802 Premimum 8-Input 2-Bus Mixer
Behringer C-1 Microphone

Additional Skills

Podcast producer. Classically trained in reel-to-reel tape editing. History of analog audio/video editing. Re-educating myself for the digital age.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Demos
Atlanta Braves Spring Training

Jewett Orthopaedic Commercial

Gand Pines Golf