Mike Hales

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

Voice Description

Find me online at mikehalesvoice.com, email me at mike@mikehalesvoice.com, or call direct at (334) 521-6168.

Making sure you're 100% satisfied is my top priority. When hired to voice your project, you can expect an experienced professional who values a job well done and treating people right. I always appreciate friendly, dependable, and hassle-free service as a consumer and go out of my way to do the same for every client.

Whether your project needs the warm and friendly guy next door, a youthful, high-energy vibe, or simply smooth and sophisticated, I've got you covered. Having worked in marketing and branding for many years, I also have a unique understanding of the creative process and am a specialist at finding just the right read to bring your message to life.

My 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. I take direction well and can provide professional quality audio with quick turnaround time.

Recent credits include Nature's Harvest Bread, Auburn University, Virginia Air and Space Center, 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.

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

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 have ISDN in my studio
• I have Phone Patch in my studio
• I have Source Connect 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 can record and then deliver the files by regular mail
• 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

I'm an experienced, professional voiceover talent with a background voicing commercials, web videos, corporate narration/training, e-learning, IVR/Message on-hold, etc.

My Training

Marc Cashman, Cashman Commercials - Los Angeles, CA - Private voiceover coaching
Mary Lynn Wissner, Voices Voicecasting - Los Angeles, CA - Private voiceover coaching
Everett Oliver - Los Angeles, CA - Private voiceover coaching
David Rosenthal - Los Angeles, CA - Private voiceover coaching
Larry Hudson - Los Angeles, CA - VO Heaven Weekly Workout Group via Skype
Edge Studio - New York, NY - Voiceover coursework and private coaching
Auburn University - 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 bridge, ipDTL, Source-Connect NOW, Phone Patch, or Skype • File delivery via email, Dropbox or FTP

Additional Skills

I take direction extremely well and am very easy to work with. I'm also a natural mimic, so if you're looking for a specific nuance, tone, or pitch in a read, I'm very adept at making adjustments.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Credit cards

Contact Information

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Additional Information

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Demos
Commercial

Documentary Narration

Corporate Narration, Training, Explainer

TV Narration

IVR/Message On-hold