Jim Allen

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

Voice Description

Hi, I'm Jim

I live in Houston with my wife, two teenagers, and four pets. I am full-time, experienced voice actor.

In as little as 2-3 hours, my bright, sunny, warm delivery can bring a smile to your message.
My voice is most typically described as sunny, friendly, warm, enthusiastic, upbeat, intelligent, informed, sincere, energetic, smooth, and welcoming. My voice is believable from age 25 to 49. I LOVE E-Learning, Whiteboard Animations, Case Studies, IVR, Corporate Narrations, Commercials and more.

I want YOU to take pride in my work. Let's collaborate soon and truly deliver your message.


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

I have more than two decades of experience as writer/producer of scripts, and voice of commercials, e-Learning projects, IVR, case studies 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, Pfizer

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

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 HS5i studio monitors, Mogami Gold cables, 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, I offer 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. I also offer 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

Political Liberal Democrat

Political Conservative Republican

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