Jay Rickerts

Warm and midwestern. Calm voice of reason.

Voice Description

You'll find my voice warm and accessible. Most of my work has centered on documentary, corporate, educational and television news narration.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• 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

• 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
• 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 can record and then deliver the audio files via Email

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services

My Home Base

, North Carolina, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

American Midwest, Northern/Canadian, American Southwest.

My Voice Experience

I've made a living with my voice on someone's airwaves for 30 years. Following a nationwide career in television news, I've offered voice over services for clients like: St. Jude Medical, Hit Entertainment (Producers of Barney the Dinosaur and Thomas the Tank Engine), The Center for Creative Leadership, Klaussner Home Furnishings, Cargill and Williams Energy.

My Training

BS - Broadcast Journalism / Oklahoma State University

MA - Communication and Leadership Studies / Gonzaga University

My Studio Equipment

Home studio featuring: Rode K2, NT 1, and Sennheiser MK 4 mics / Yamaha C-1 pre amp / Behringer digitizer / ProTools and Audacity software.

Additional Skills

Beyond speaking for a living all this time, my years as a journalist have honed my skills as a writer. I've produced projects ranging from simple corporate training "how to's" to sales pieces to documentaries. I've also worked as a media trainer guiding clients through the ins and outs of dealing with reporters.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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St Jude Neurostimulation

Westbend Vineyards

Klaussner Home Furnishings

Apex Video Productions