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Authentic, Warm, sincere, Informative, guy-next-door
Dick has recorded thousands of commercials, industrials, narrations, training videos, internet videos, TV projects, educational scripts, IVR prompts, on-hold messages, tutorials, e-learning projects, audiobooks, promos, and explainer video projects. VOICE STYLE/TYPE Dick's voice over type has been described as accessible, friendly, genuine, authentic, believable, guy next door, high energy, soft sell, hard sell, sincere, cool, hip, corporate, business like, relatable, sophisticated, knowledgeable, promo, urgent, and educational. He is consistently cast for a wide range of age requirements . . . male 20's, 30's, 40's, and 50's (25-54).His style could be closely compared to Tim Allen, George Clooney, Kevin Bacon, John Krasinski, Michael Douglas and Jeff Bridges. PERFORMANCE CAPABILITES Believable is the first word that comes to most client’s minds when describing Dick’s voice. Trustworthy, Sincere, Authoritative, Friendly, Fresh, Powerful, Energetic, and Relatable are also accurate adjectives. Whether your need is a voice over for a commercial, white-board animation, corporate narration, video, e-learning, explainer video, training video, internet video, TV project, educational script, IVR prompts, on-hold message, tutorial, direct response ad (DR), talking toy, GPS, medical, technical, legal, mobile app (android or ios), radio imaging, or high powered promo, Dick can deliver. BUSINESS PHILOSOPHY Dick believes in treating clients like partners. Working together should be as easy as if you were working together in the same office. Communication is frequent and work is completed promptly (often same day) so you never have to guess the progress of your project or worry if it will be completed on time. The world's most trusted brands trust Dick's voice (and service). . . and you can too! STUDIO AND AUDIO Voice over is more than a great read. Demanding clients expect high quality, pristine audio, and that is precisely what you can expect. Voice overs are recorded within an ultra-quiet, acoustically treated Whisper Room Isolation Booth using a Sennheiser MKH416 or Neumann TLM 103 microphone for world class sound. The studio is equipped with Source Connect, phone patch and Skype allowing you the option of directing the session from your location. ADDITIONAL SERVICES Dick is a seasoned commercial producer and can provide production music and sound effects to create a finished world-class product. Languages English (North American), English Accents North American, US General American (GenAm), US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes) Ages Middle Aged, Senior Special Skills Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames Experience Over 25 years recording commercials, narrations, etc. for brands around the globe. Credentials Education Dick believes in continually learning and perfecting his craft. For that reason he continues to train with some of the top coaches in voiceover: J Michael Collins, Bill DeWees, Rodney Saulsberry, Kristen Thorne and Dan Friedman @ Edge Studio Thousands of projects recorded and satisfied customers!