Versatile Character Specialist. Strong yet Fluffy.
My passion is to help large and small businesses sound more professional by enhancing their voicemail, training video soundtracks, and commercials with high-quality narration.
Trustworthy, Versatile, warm & fuzzy. Will add a professional and caring voice to your project. Can also be edgy, smart-assed, or haughty.
Characters - Characters - Characters! Did I mention Characters?
Some call my voice deep, others call it mid-range.
Honest & intelligent or smarmy & lecherous, I cover the range.
Happy to use either my studio, or travel to a studio of your choice.
Copy-writing, directing, editing, addition of music (from a fully- licensed library) and SFX are all part of the package.
I have ISDN, equipped with Phone Patch & Skype is also an option
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Teenage Boy
• 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
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Adult content
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
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 have Phone Patch 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
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
, Ohio, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
Dialects: Irish, Finlander (Minnesota, UP, Eastern Dakotas), Brit, Aussie, Southern (all, y'all!), Texan, Hispanic, Cali, Bahstan & Noo Yawk.
Ever heard of Walter Brennan? Howard Cosell? Cut my teeth on these voices! From Jimmy Stewart & John Wayne to Jimmy Carter & JFK and plenty of other voices anyone under 40 wouldn't know! I'm not sure if Duck is a dialect, but I do a decent Donald.
My Voice Experience
Broadcast professional with many years experience in TV news (primarily Weather). Been a VO artist since infancy, using my skills on everything from :30 radio spots to voicing membership campaigns for National organizations.
Mattel, Wild Planet, Smoke-E-Bones, Ohio Lottery & National Voice for the ALS Association. Have done voice, on-camera work and branding for the numerous Radio & TV stations. Voice for several concert tours (even back when we used a razor blade & block to edit tape), Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Cavaliers, Ringling Brothers, Positively Cleveland, and Greater Cleveland Sports Commission.
University of Illinois, Political Science & Speech Communications
Meteorologist - AMS & NWA Member
Talk Radio host - (Various companies & Markets)
Emcee and speaker
Attended Seminars & Workshops by Dan O'Day, Harlan Hogan, Bob Bergen and others.
Voice Student of the late Elizabeth Stuart.
My Studio Equipment
Rode NT1-A mic, ART Studio Tube MP pre, Tascam US-428 multi-track Board, M-Audio fast track. Simple but effective. Phone Patch & ISDN Equipped.
Able to provide full production of your project. I have an extensive (licensed) music library to fit whatever mood you're seeking.
Accomplished audio editor who was responsible for creating the music beds for several national tours (including Culture Club, Champaign and others), back when we used 1/4 inch tape, a razor blade and metal block to 'edit' tape.
If someone needs to be 'sold' on a project, set me loose. Persuasiveness is a specialty.
If you ever need a custom -and accurate - weather forecast... I'm your guy.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Credit cards
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in any currency
• Wire transfers
To contact Brad Sussman by email or phone, please click here.
• Currently Brad Sussman is a Standard subscriber.
• Brad Sussman was last active on Voice123 175 days ago