Don Cipolla

Conversational, Guy Next Door, Warm, Inviting, Friendly, Genuine

Voice Description

Find me on the web at: http://voicesbydoncipolla.com
Direct email: voicesbydoncipolla@gmail.com
Or call my direct line at (775) 379-7368

"Don Cipolla is the "go to" voice for a variety of projects heard around the world."

*Customer Service*
To treat every client with respect, professionalism and with courtesy.
Don believes in delivering what he promises on-time, every time with the clients needs always at the top of his priority list while achieving the goals of any project put in front of him.
Communication is the key to achieving the goals of any project and Don believes in utilizing that skill to the best of his ability while making sure the project is done exactly to the clients specifications. If something isn't done right the first time, Don will continue to work hard until his client is completely happy.

Most projects are done within 24 hours with a fast and accurate turnaround.

Don has done a variety of projects utilizing his voice in many styles and forums. Some of his clients include General Electric (GE), Chevrolet, Deloitte, The Penthouse Club, Let's Get It On Promotions, NWL Corp., Time Warner and many others.
Some of these projects include and are not limited to Corporate Training, Video Voice-Overs, Safety Video's, Narration, Promo's, Radio Commercials, Radio Imaging, Internet Video's, E-Learning, Audio Books, Tutorials, Television, Pro Boxing, Pro Mixed Martial Arts, Pro Wrestling, College Basketball, Semi-Pro Football, IVR Prompt's, On-Hold Messaging and more.

*VOICE TYPE AND STYLE*
Don's voice has been described as conversational, friendly, approachable, soothing, relaxed, guy next door, high energy, deep, cool, sincere, professional, corporate, sophisticated, educational, authoritative, knowledgeable, urgent, soft sell, hard sell, promo, understandable, rough, tough and authentic.

*COMPARISON'S / IMPERSONATIONS*
John Hamm, Sam Elliot, Tom Hanks, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ozzy Osbourne, David Lee Roth, Bevis and Butthead, Optomus Prime, Batman, Pinky and the Brain and many others.

*Has been cast for ages*
30's, 40's, and 50's (25-55).

*PERFORMANCE CAPABILITIES*
Don has done a wide variety of jobs that include but is not limited to: Talking Toys, Animation, Characters, Super Hero's, Explainer Videos, Public Speaking, Medical, Mobil App, Gaming, Telephone Prompts and others.

Don's voice has been described by some as powerful, resonant, distinguished, deep, rough, edgy, energetic, relaxed, believable, approachable, sexy, announcer ish if needed but conversational when the project calls for it.

"Don's delivery is clearly understandable and believable" - said by his most recent client.

State-of-the art studio with high quality hardware, software and production.

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
• English - Other

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

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 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
• I have ipDTL in my studio

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I offer translation 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

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

I can do cartoon voices, celebrity impersonations, sporting announcer, news announcer, Italian mob boss, Irishman, conversational and many more.
North American Accent / Southern Accent / Rural /African-American / Mid-Western

Sam Elliott, John Hamm, Mike Rowe

My Voice Experience

* Over 10 years as a professional voice over artist and actor*

*Additional Services Include*
Full production of commercials that include music and sound effects that are second to none

Radio Imaging

Holiday Commercials

Special Announcements that include birthday's, weddings, engagements, business presentations and others

OSHA / Safety Training Video Voice Over

Sport related voice overs

Voice mail

IVR Computer Prompts / Voicemail messaging

Narration

Broadcast and non-broadcast commercials

Story Telling

Audio Books

e-learning

Digital

Mobil apps and games

My Training

Don is always keeping informed on the latest technologies in the voice over industry and feels that he learns something new everyday in regards to not only getting better as a talent but in producing the best product possible for all of his clients around the world.

My Studio Equipment

• Adobe Audition
• Microsoft Office Suite
• Audio Vault
• Pro-Tools
• Saw
• Remote Broadcasts
• DAT machine
• Imaging
• Shortcut 360
• Profit system
• RCA
Neumann Microphones
Shure Microphones
Mackie Pro FX8V2 Sound Board
Yamaha Professional Studio Monitors
Apple Computers

Additional Skills

Skilled voice actor with a variety of styles and tones. Able to write copy, produce and engineer high quality voice-overs for many type of clients.

• Skilled in radio communications and public relations

• Worked as a Disc Jockey doing my own show with a variety of formats and times of day morning show host, mid-day, afternoon drive, nights, overnights, and weekends
• 10 years as a professional radio announcer

• 5 years as a radio traffic reporter

• More than 15 years in nightclubs and in radio including Nevada and Missouri

• Announcer/MC for various boxing and sporting events

• Energetic, highly motivated individual, who thrives within high pressure environments and performs well under strict time restraints and pressure

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in any currency
• Wire transfers

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Contact Information

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• Don Cipolla was last active on Voice123 16 days ago

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Demos
Conversational, Corporate, Promo, Narration,

Corporate Training / eLearning Samples

Promo Sample 2017

Political ad for Congressman - Conversational

Wine Club Conversational Read

National T.V. spot for Chevrolet

The Home Depot IVR Phone Systems

KCI Airport, IVR, Phone Systems

Radio Imaging

Deloitte US #Corporate #CorporateTraining #Product