Jeffrey Bates

Smooth and friendly or serious hard sell

Voice Description

Friendly and upbeat for commercials, smooth, serious and professional for narrations and presentations, hard sell and persuasive for infomercials & direct response commercials.

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

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
• 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


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
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer radio ad production services

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Superhero characters, over-excited sports announcer, Husband & dad, Blue collar guy, Whiney guy next door, Over-bearing boss.

My Voice Experience

Professional radio disc jockey & on-air newcaster from 1966 to 1972, voiceovers for commercials, industrials, sales videos, infomercials from 1972 to present, Ad agency copywriter, creative director and broadcast writer, producer & director from 1972 to present.

My Training

Mentored by & On the Job training with Mel Blanc and Laugh-in's Gary Owens. Writer, producer, director & voiceover talent on numerous commercials, industrials, sales videos, web videos and infomercials. On-air disc jockey and newscaster at several New England radio stations and broadcast journalist for American Forces Radio & Television Network. Writer for the syndicated radio show "Odyssey with Vincent Price."

My Studio Equipment

I record and edit tracks on Audacity and submit to client via email attachment. Also have access to a number of professional recording studios in my area.

Additional Skills

Over 30 years of advertising and marketing experience in both radio and television with an emphasis on retail and direct response broadcast and internet production. Professional on-air and disco disc jockey. Extensive production and copywriting experience.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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