Laura West

Deep, Rich, Warm, Smooth, Distinct, Approachable

Voice Description

From soft to hard, corporate to next-door comfortable, and everything in between:

- deep, rich, husky, and resonant

- warm, friendly, approachable

- authorative with conviction, polished

- smooth, spicy, alluring

- natural, fun, hip

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female

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
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

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

Sacramento, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Southern U.S. accent
Sultry kitten
Biker tough
Smooth sailing

My Voice Experience

I began my broadcast career in television (ABC & CBS) where I earned an Emmy nomination for producing the PSA "Frankie."

Since 1989 I've done voiceovers for TV and radio. As a network radio News Anchor/Reporter, I also have experience with news interviews, long-and short-form segments, and podcasts. I have had my own evening show on a Smooth Jazz Station and have experience in corporate narratives.

Currently, as a News Operations Manager / Multimedia Reporter my work can be heard on sister radio networks in 50 states, on 850 signals.

Clients (partial list):

Disney on Ice
Sacramento Municipal Utilities District (corporate)

My Training

Various coursework, training programs:

- EMF Broadcasting News training program (Policy making)
- Entercom Radio production training in-studio operations
- Basic and advanced voiceover course work
- Public speaking, performing arts, music
- Communications, media production, and promos

My Studio Equipment

ProTools, Adobe Audition, Zetta System, TLC System, Scott System, Shortcut, VoxPro, Satellite User Interface/SUI software that enables targeted on-air local breakaway newscasts while not interrupting Network programming, Orban Audicy, RCS Links, AP Prime Cuts audio

Additional Skills

- News Operations Manager
- Anchor/Multimedia Reporter
- Hands-on audio producer
-Television producer
- Radio Announcer
- Senior Copy Editor
- Radio Promotions/TV Public Affairs
- Extensive public speaking
- Ability to connect with listeners in a way that resonates
- Easily directed
- Accommodating
- Professional
- Prompt/dependable

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Commercial Demo

Saab Sponsorship

Podcast Intro

Medical Industrial (slow)

Paul Revere short

News Story (short)

News Promo

Smooth Jazz DJ

Classic Rock DJ