Melissa Bagwell

Warm, Authentic, Sultry, Girl Next Door to Classy

Voice Description

Here’s what clients are saying:

“Melissa is true blue! Her VO is fantastic, and she takes direction well– able to move between more professional / polished delivery and a lower-key, more conversational tone with ease.

“She’s ‘voice putty’ in your hands”
-Audio Tango

“Melissa was a joy to work with and she finished the files ahead of schedule, making the client very happy. She has a great voice and an even better personality.”
-Think Media Studios

“Melissa nails it on the first take… but of course she’s happy to give you safeties. Great to work with!”
-Colaizzi Productions, LLC

“She is a consummate professional and strives to provide the best product to the client. Her vocal tone is rich, warm and believable and very versatile. Whether you need a corporate sound or a fun character delivery, I would highly recommend her for your next project.”

“Melissa is not your average voiceover talent. I can always count on her effortless tone and spot-on inflection to enhance whatever project I’m working on to bring my television commercials to the next level.”

“Incredible voice, incredible service, incredible talent..and great to work with too.”
-Jason Pinkston

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Teenage Girl
• 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
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

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 have ISDN in my studio
• I have Phone Patch in my studio
• 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
• 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 voice direction services
• I offer radio ad production services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project

My Home Base

Boise, Idaho, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

English (North American, Texan, Valley Girl)

My Voice Experience

Some of the world’s most recognized brands and companies have hired Melissa Bagwell to be their voice – and so can you! Recent clients include Microsoft, Nabisco, Pandora Jewelry, Mercedes, Boston Market, HP, Intuit, Kroger, Farmer’s Insurance, Honda, Skype, Zumba, American Express, Edward Jones, Amtrak, Lexus,, Cisco and the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Let Melissa Bagwell tell your story the way it needs to be told, make your advertising message pop, or bring the words of your characters to life! Melissa is a full-time voice artist with over a decade of experience in the industry. She has voiced everything from radio and television commercials to narration projects, web videos and tutorials, and unique character voices. From girl next door to rich and sultry, her range is endless — and her dedication to getting you the perfect read for your creative is unparalleled.

Melissa understands what it takes to launch a successful advertising campaign, and what goes into producing great creative, as she worked as a top producing Senior Account Manager in television advertising for local CBS, ABC and cable affiliates for nearly nine years. She is also an experienced copywriter, publicist and marketer.

Outside of the VO and advertising world Melissa holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in Vocal Performance and has performed as a professional opera singer throughout the West Coast. When approaching any new voice over project she combines her business world experience with the twenty years she has also spent studying vocal pedagogy, languages, diction and acting.

My Training

~Mary Lynn Wissner Private Coachings
~VOICE Convention (2014) LA
~VO Atlanta
~Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance (PLU)
~20 Years of Private Voice Instruction & Coaching
~French, Italian & German Diction
~Extensive live performance experience acting and singing in operatic productions, musical theatre and plays
~Professional Marketing Certificate, University of California, Santa Barbara
~Nearly 10 years working as senior account manager in cable and broadcast television writing, producing and selling commercials

My Studio Equipment

Source Connect, ISDN, Phone Patch or Skype
Gold Series Vocal Booth
Neumann U 87
Neumann TLM 103 microphone
RME Babyface
Yamaha HS80M Powered Studio Monitors
DT 770 Pro headphones

Additional Skills

Fast turn-around (24 hours on most voice-over projects)
Format: wav, aiff, mp3, and other file formats available
FTP uploads for easy access or via YouSendIt, Dropbox or regular email

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Payment Methods Accepted

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

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Radio Retail

Hard Sell

Conversational Mom

Business Explainer

Training Business

Phone IVR Voicemail

Narration Documentaries

Cartoon Kids Animation