Conversational, Warm, Friendly, Intelligent, Genuine, Real, Narrator, Believable, Relatable, Corporate
Jack Hicks voice is heard worldwide.
Jack is represented by Talent Poole, Minneapolis, and AB2, Los Angeles, but as a Voice123.com client you can contact him directly: *firstname.lastname@example.org* and *218-368-3687*
Jack's, friendly, middle age male delivery is currently heard in the New York City and L.A. markets, Pandora and ESPN. He has recently recorded voice overs for IBM, Kenmore, UPS, TD Ameritrade, Estee Lauder, GMC, Buick, Papa Murphy's Pizza and Pioneer/Dupoint. He has recorded thousands of commercials, industrials, business narration, business training videos, internet videos, TV projects, educational scripts, IVR prompts, on-hold messages, tutorials, e-learning projects, audio books, promos, and more. His voice has been described as Fresh, Conversational, Warm, Friendly, Intelligent, and Genuine. Jack can sound sincere and honest and even innocent. He is a great choice for political commercials.
Jack is a middle age male voice over actor. Jack's voice over style has been described as conversational, friendly, genuine, authentic, believable, and guy next door. He has recorded high energy, soft sell, hard sell, sincere, cool, hip, corporate, business like, sophisticated, knowledgeable, promo, urgent, and educational.
He is consistently cast for a wide range of age requirements . . . male 30's, 40's, and 50's and usually requested for the 25-54 demographic. As described above: Fresh, Conversational, Warm, Friendly, Intelligent, and Genuine.
Papa John's Pizza
Napa Service Centers
Mall of America
Hampton Inn Hotels
Dickies Bar B Que
Jack believes in treating clients like partners. Working together should be as easy as if you were working together in the same office. Jack becomes part of your team.
Communication is frequent and work is completed promptly (often same day) so you never have to guess the progress of your project or worry if it will be completed on time. Jack is always a phone call, text or email away. Working in his studio 6am-6pm M-F, Central time. 218-368-3687
Voice over is more than a great read. Demanding clients expect high quality audio, and that is what you can expect. Files are delivered via email, Drop-Box, or Source Connect. MP3, Wav, or virtually any audio file type that you need.
Voice overs are recorded in Jack's, acoustically treated *studio* using a *Neumann TLM 49* microphone for world class sound. Jack's studio features RME D/A converters, Focusrite and RME Preamps, Mogami cables, JBL monitors and Sennheiser headphones; all top of the line.
The studio is equipped with *Source Connect*, phone patch, Skype and ISDN. Directed sessions are available.
Jack is a seasoned commercial producer and can provide production music and sound effects to create a finished world-class product. For an example of Jack's production capabilities, please listen to the "television promo" demo.
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - USA and Canada
• English - Other
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
• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories
My Union Affiliations and Memberships
• SAG-AFTRA (US)
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 offer copywriting services
• I offer translation 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
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
Northern U.S., Southern U.S., Midwest U.S., Northern Texas. Fargo, California, Chicago, John Mulaney, John Krasinski
My Voice Experience
Jack has been a major market radio announcer for many years; a member of SAG/AFTRA for over 20 years; currently on honorable withdrawal and does mostly non-union projects. However he is ready at a moment's notice to do large scale SAG/AFTRA projects.
Radio stations include: KQRS, Minneapolis. KDWB, Minneapolis. KSTP-FM, Minneapolis, KSD, St. Louis and WLUP-AM, Chicago.
Jack has studied with the top voice over teachers in the business. Bill DeWees, Craig Spear, Per Bistow, Brad Heller, Bill Holmes, Mark Cashman and more. He is a graduate of Brown Institute School of Broadcasting.
My Studio Equipment
Pro Tools, Neumann U-87 microphone, Sennheiser MKH-416 microphone, Focusrite Preamp• RME Audio Interface • Sony Sound Forge Software • Sonar Producer Platinum, Adobe Audition, Izotope Ozone 5 Mastering Software • JBL monitors • Sennheiser HD 600 headphones • Mogami cables • Source Connect
Jack Hicks has MC'd many live events. He is an accomplished musician and has played guitar onstage with Jason and the Scorchers, Nick St. Nickalaus of Steppenwolf and others. Jack has been editing audio since the days of razor blades and magnetic tape.
He has interviewed Steve Miller, John Kay, Mark Farner, Ted Nugent, Don Felder, Rick Springfield, Billy Gibbons, Nick Mason (Pink Floyd), Tommy James, James Taylor, Spencer Davis, and many other famous musicians, live on the air.
Jack Hicks currently volunteers with the "Student's First" program.
He has a black sash in Southern Praying Mantis Kung Fu.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Credit cards
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers
Online Payments Via PayPal
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