Scott Pollak

Warm, real, natural, conversational, guy next door

Voice Description

Warm, friendly, natural, real.... a true storyteller, and the 'Voice' of Atlanta National Public Radio & Television.

Audible.com approved narrator with 20+ audiobook narrations.

Clients love the warmth, richness, and naturalness of my reads, a voice that your listeners trust and can relate to; a true storyteller, the 'guy next door'.

Just some of the adjectives that would best describe my voice style:

Authentic / Caring / classy / Dramatic / Emotional / Genuine / Guy Next Door / Friendly / honest / intelligent / Inviting / Natural / Real / rich / serious / Soothing / storyteller / Sympathetic / Unique / Versatile / Warm

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• 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
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I have Phone Patch 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 have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

Montrose, Colorado, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Many impersonations, ranging from a killer Sean Connery and Jack Nicholson, to Sam Elliott, Sylvester Stallone, Rod Serling, Paul Harvey, Pee Wee Herman, Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin, and more. My voice has been used numerous times as Santa Claus for ad campaigns.

My Voice Experience

Professional voice talent, 35+ years of professional broadcasting AND production experience, and audio producer since 1975. Currently the 'voice' of the National Public Radio affiliate in Atlanta (WABE-FM) as well as Atlanta's PBS television station, PBA-30.

Partial Client list includes:
- NPR and PBS, Atlanta
- American Express
- UPS
- BP
- Pandora Radio
- Rosetta Stone
- Siemens
- Humana
- Hewlett Packard
- Volkswagen
- Cisco Systems
- Publix Supermarkets
- BellSouth Corp.
- Wells Fargo
- Southern Company
- Breedlove Guitars
- Multiple audiobook narrations on audible.com
- Muzak Corporation
- Aetna Pharmaceuticals
- The World Boxing Association
- 104.7, The Fish, Atlanta
- Boys and Girls Clubs of CA.
- United Way, Illinois
- Mt. Rushmore Visitor's Center

... and, of course, many, many more.

My Training

Received my B.A. in Communications from the Univ. of New Orleans, where I also began my broadcasting career. I've worked at numerous radio stations off and on for over 30 years, as d.j., creative services manager, copywriter, and of course, voiceover specialist. Trained with Dick Orkin and Dan O'Day in L.A. at the "International Creative Summit". Recent voice training with reknowned voiceover coach Nancy Wolfson.

My Studio Equipment

EV RE-20 dynamic mic
CAD E100S condenser mic
PreSonus BlueTube DP2 preamp
Adobe Audition CS5.5 audio editing software
Digital Juice production music & sound effects library
Muse production music library

Additional Skills

I'm a skilled and professional digital audio editor, having produced several cds on my own system, including my debut release of original music. You'll get multiple takes of your copy, with any mistakes already edited out, to make YOUR job that much easier.




Payment Methods Accepted

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Demos
Warm Rich Real and Natural

Narration

Audiobooks

Documentaries

Commercials

Movie Trailers

Character Voices

On-Hold IVR

The First Home Run

It Is Well With My Soul