Alison McKay

Scottish, female, professional, warm, sincere, trustworthy, honest, friendly

Voice Description

Scottish, warm, rich, knowledgeable, educated, caring and sincere for narrations
Upbeat, friendly, professional, sincere, approachable, and flexible for commercials and promos
Professional, honest, knowledgable and appealing for corporate training videos, business presentations, event announcements, websites and vodcasts
Natural, clear, paced and sincere for on hold telephone systems, voicemail and IVR

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - British
• English - Other

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


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 upload the audio files via FTP

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

My Home Base

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

West of Scotland
neutral Scottish
neutral English
neutral UK,
neutral British

My Voice Experience

I am an internationally award winning Scottish female voiceover artist, commercial copywriter and producer with broadcast quality home studio.
I am able to write, voice and/or produce radio commercials, brochure and web content, company names & taglines, corporate videos, in store announcements, telephone on hold and IVR systems, station imaging and promotional trailers.
I have worked with local, national and international companies, large and small, including Strathclyde Police, Scottish Fire & Rescue Service, Scotrail, and Porcelanosa.
I am the voice of Scotrail train platform announcements across Scotland!!

My Training

My voiceover experience spans over 20 years.
I spent 20 years with Radio Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland (part of the Bauer Media Group) latterly as Head of Creative before setting up my own business.
I trained with the Head of Speech and Drama at the RSAMD (Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama) in Glasgow, Scotland.

My Studio Equipment

My studio is broadcast standard and includes
MacBook Pro OS X 10
Software - Pro Tools 10
Microphone - SE2200A condenser mic
Preamp - Focusrite Saffire Pro14
Delivery methoids include ISDN, Source Connect, MP3, Wav etc, however I would be delighted to complete and return the highest quality of audio in the format of your choice.
If you have specific requirements, please do not hesitate to let me know.

Additional Skills

Award winning copywriter - New York Festivals International Advertising Awards, London International Awards
Audio producer

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Showreel 2017 - Scottish/British female voiceover

Commercial Showreel

Corporate Showreel

Telephone On Hold & IVR

BBC Continuity