Jim Allen

Guy Next Door, Sunny, Fun, Upbeat, Believable, Informative, Gravitas

Voice Description

Jim Allen is a major market voice talent based in Houston TX. Jim’s tenor voice is approachable, bright, sunny and believable and can convey youthful enthusiasm, corporate initiative, believable instruction, nostalgic warmth and much more with a relatable "You feel like you’ve known this guy your WHOLE LIFE" delivery.

Find Jim at www.jimallenvoiceovers.com, EMAIL: jim@jimallenvoiceovers.com or call 206.409.8443

With more than two decades of commercial media experience on both sides of the microphone, Jim has the customer service skills to take direction well AND return a technically solid product. Jim is a full time voice talent and can turnaround your project promptly. Need music and effects added for a fully produced spot? Jim can do that, too. Jim understands how to speak the words AND deliver the message.

Jim’s voice is most typically described as sunny, friendly, warm, enthusiastic, upbeat, intelligent, informed, sincere, energetic, smooth, and welcoming. Jim's voice is believable from age 25 to 49. Jim is perfect for E-Learning, Whiteboard Animations, Case Studies, IVR, Corporate Narrations, Commercials and more.

RECENT COMMERCIAL CREDITS: Subway, Dove, Sam's Club, Vivint, Sprint, Choice Hotels, Orange Theory Fitness, Duracell, Holley

RECENT CORPORATE CREDITS: Waste Management, Alibaba Group, GM Fleet Services, Molson Coors, Canon, Westinghouse

RECENT E-LEARNING CREDITS: HP, Charter Spectrum, CSX Corporation, John Deere, Phillips 66, Craftsman, Barco, Georgia Tech, Hitachi, The US Forestry Service, H&R Block, Lowes, Chevron

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)
• Cartoon/Animation

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 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

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

Houston, Texas, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Neutral North American, Southern US, Appalachian US, Northeast US, Old-Timey Carnival Barker

My Voice Experience

More than two decades of multimedia experience including: Programming and Production duties with some of the nation's leading media corporations such as Journal and Entercom, Crafting and on camera participation in television commercials. Thousands of commercials voiced and/or FULLY produced for corporate and personal clients.

Jim's wealth of experience and attentive customer service combine smoothly with his 21st century skill-set to professionally and PROMPTLY complete your commercial, white board animation, e-learning, explainer/training video, educational video, legal, technical, medical, documentary, museum tour, business narration, corporate narration, product marketing video, sales presentation, You Tube tutorial, online "how to", wedding video, IVR or on-hold message.

Contact Jim directly at *jim@jimallenvoiceovers.com* or call 206.409.8443

My Training

Bachelor of Science - Communication Technology, Broadcast media experience in Performance, Production, Programming and Marketing. Ongoing education includes mentoring and training from J Michael Collins, Bill DeWees, and Houston VO legend Jim Conlan.

My Studio Equipment

Source Connect Certified Home Studio featuring custom designed Studio Bricks isolation booth, Neumann TLM 103 microphone, Sennheiser MKH 416 microphone, Universal Audio Apollo Twin interface, Yamaha HS5 studio monitors, Adobe Audition CC, iZotope RX 5, Sony Sound Forge Pro 11, and Sony Vegas Pro 13 software.

Additional Skills

As a FULL-TIME voice over artist operating from a professionally designed and equipped studio, Jim offers fast turnaround [often just a few hours] for a wide variety of needs including but not limited to: commercials, corporate video narrations [promotional, training], whiteboard animations, e-learning, podcasts and more. Also, Jim offers copy-writing service/consultation as well as fully produced commercials including licensed music and sound effects.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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6 Seconds Commercial Demo


Corporate Narration

Explainer Demo

Promo Demo

E-Learning, Training, Tutorial

Radio and Television Commercials

Apps and App Teasers Promo

Retail Automotive

Multi-Purpose - Sunny/Informative/Real/Believable

Retail [Upbeat/Sincere/Believable]

Hard Sell/High Energy Announcer Style