Dave Braxton

Conversational Or Technical, Even Urban If Needed!

Voice Description

Dave is versatile voice actor. His clients regularly cast him as...
The friendly guy next door,
The serious medical narrator who handles extremely technical passages with conversational ease,
The magical children's book narrator,
The hip, street-wise urban dude,
And the conversational announcer who can paint a picture for the new mobile app, retirement plan, lunch special, or anything else under the sun.

Some words that describe Dave's vocal variations: Conversational, Real Person, Ethnic/Urban/Black/African-American, Character, Narrator, Adult, Young Adult, Warm, Cool, Smooth, Assuring, Attitude, Caring, Comforting, Concerned, Confident, Corporate, Deadpan, Dry, Energetic, Fast, Flat, Gen X, Guy Next Door, Hip, Hopeful, Inspiring, Intimate, Laid-Back, Mellow, Mid range, News Anchor, Newsreel, Offbeat, Promo, Proper, Refined, Quirky, Retail, Sarcastic, Sensuous, Serious, Sexy, Soft Spoken, Soothing, Sophisticated, Southern, Storyteller, Surfer, Understated, Upbeat, Wimpy... whew!

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
• 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
• 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


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
• I have ipDTL in my studio

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

, Nevada, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

In addition to non-regional American and Canadian accents, Dave is able to effortlessly switch into Urban/African-American/Black dialects, Southern and Western dialects, New York/New Jersey accents, and posh and working-class English accents.

My Voice Experience

In addition to being the go-to voice actor for "explainer videos," Dave is a regular narrator for a physicians' continuing education site, the voice of several children's e-books and interactive apps, as well as the voice of dozens of national, regional and local commercial campaigns.

Consumer Goods and Restaurant Clients include:
McDonalds, The Coca-Cola Company, Honda, Pizza Hut, A&W Restaurants, Kraft Foods/Maxwell House, Jose Cuervo, Patron, Skechers, Dyson Technologies, Meijer

Service Provider Clients include:
American Express, The Hartford, National Association of Realtors, Western Union, Jiffy Lube, CBRE, BlackRock, Moneytree, Alberta Blue Cross

Technology Clients include:
AT&T, Cisco, Intel, HP, Xerox, Alcatel-Lucent, Dish Networks, Verizon, Plantronics, Comcast, HCL, Linked In, Playstation Home, Medtronic

Tourism Clients Include: Whistler/Blackcomb, Louisiana Department of Tourism, Tourism Saskatoon, Downtown Brooklyn Partnership, Lincoln Chamber of Commerce

Hospitality and Gaming Clients include:
Wyndham Hotels, Caesars Entertainment, MGM Resorts, Rivera Hotel & Casino, Baldini's Hotel & Casino, Celebrity Cruises

Children's and Educational Clients Include
DreamWorks, McGraw Hill Education, American Red Cross, Reader's Digest, Golden Books, University of Iowa, Pace University, DeVry University, The National WWII Museum

...and many more.

My Training

Dave holds a bachelor's degree in Music Composition. Upon leaving college he worked briefly as an on-air talent for a local news show, then moved in to producing and writing for WTTG, the Fox Broadcasting station in Washington D.C. Dave then spent eight years as a writer and producer for the show "America's Most Wanted" before leaving to pursue a career in sound engineering and eventually voice over work.

My Studio Equipment

Dave records in an immaculately quiet soundproof booth using Sennheiser MKH416 and Neumann TLM103 microphones. He edits on Steinberg's Nuendo and can connect for live sessions via ISDN, ipDTL, Skype or phone patch, and/or deliver files via FTP.

Additional Skills

In addition to voice over work, Dave is also a talented, award-winning sound designer who regularly provides mixes for television, radio, corporate, gaming, exhibit, and interactive projects. Dave is also a talented singer and composer.

Payment Methods Accepted

• 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

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Commericial Demo

Explainer Video Samples

Friendly Corporate Samples

Conversational - Friendly Demo

African-American - Urban Demo

Medical-Technical Demo

Character Demo

Infomercial Demo

Inspirational - Call To Action

Traditional Announcer Demo

Narration - Documentary Demo

Neutral English Explainer

Web Explainer Video Demo-Old

Corporate - Sales Demo - Older

Medical Project Samples