Voice Registry Podcast-Tracy Pattin Talks To Marketing Expert/Voice Talent, Tori Hartman Part 4

April 14th, 2010 by Tracy Pattin 
Tori Hartman began her voiceover work at the suggestion of her publisher, who wanted her to record one of her books on tape. Two weeks later, she was in a studio launching her new career. In 2005, Tori opened what has become The Garage 247, a full service voiceover recording studio. The Garage specializes in low-cost ISDN and has become a vital gathering place for new and established voice talent....

“We Are Not a Product. We’re Providing a Voice Over Service. It’s All About the Message”

June 29th, 2009 by Tracy Pattin 
In tomorrow’s part 3 podcast with Voice Actor/VOWOL workout group founder, Roy Samuelson and Voice Actor/Publicist Braden Wright, we continue talking about the importance of PR, Branding and Networking for VO success. “We (voice actors) are not a product. We are providing a service. It’s about getting the message out” says Braden. “The qualities within your demo are your...

Voice Registry Podcast- Tracy Pattin talks to VOWOL VO Workout Group Founder Roy Samuelson and Publicist Braden Wright

June 23rd, 2009 by Tracy Pattin 
Roy Samuelson & Braden Wright Roy Samuelson has over 20 years experience as a voice actor. He’s booked national voice over ad campaigns for TV, including Jeep, Dodge, Nestle Wonka, and Intel. He has voiced the killer in ‘Midnight Movie’, various voices in ‘The Beacon’ and Universal’s ‘The Express’ and ‘Van Helsing’, as well as in the...

Getting Your Voice Over Message Out. Publicity and VO Careers.

June 22nd, 2009 by Tracy Pattin 
In tomorrow’s podcast (Tuesday, June 23rd) voice talent/top networker, Roy Samuelson and publicity expert, Braden Wright talk about the need for staying connected in the voice over industry (through workout groups like Roy’s VoiceOverWorkoutLounge or VOWOL) with each other, with producers, of course, our agents AND to our own message. Find out tomorrow how Roy’s voice over workout...

What Does A Web Multimedia Company Look For In Voice Talent?

January 7th, 2009 by Tracy Pattin 
I came across Jeff White today when I registered with yet another social media site called, Fast Pitch. It’s a Social Network for Business Networking Professionals to market their business, press, blogs, events and networks. There are tons of these sites popping up now and they can be a great resource for voice talent! I asked Jeff about his company, White Wolf Group Multimedia Production, and...

Making Your Own Voice Over Way

February 8th, 2008 by Tracy Pattin 
Every time I visit Bob Souer’s blog I learn something new. Check out his blog, Following Leads, about networking maverick, Tom Dheere. Tom says, “Not only must we know how to open those doors, but also how to find them in the first place!” The internet is filled with doors. Simply going to a voice over blog and commenting is finding and opening a door, not just for you, but for the...

The Expanding Network of Networking

January 31st, 2008 by Tracy Pattin 
Seems networking is very alive and well in the voice over world! Last week I wrote a VoiceRegistry blog, “Voice Over Work=Networking” and got a lot of enthusiastic responses. Bobbin Beam wrote about blogging, “It’s a great way to reach out from our solo existences to connect…” As I sit here, alone writing this daily blog, Bobbin’s words ring true. Here’s...

Lending Your Voice

January 25th, 2008 by Tracy Pattin 
This week seems to have had the theme of networking and audio books. I was clicking around the internet and voila! I found a great way for voice over actors to get their feet wet in the audio book world. “Librivox” is a company that produces audio book recordings in the public domain (before 1923). You can volunteer your voice to do recordings for them. What a great way to get experience,...

Networking Means Connecting

January 23rd, 2008 by Tracy Pattin 
Donna Reed, a voice talent in New York wrote a great comment about Mondays’s blog : “Voice Work= Networking.” So much so I have to blog about her blogging about it! The need for networking seems to resonate for a lot of people. Is it because we as voice actors are feeling isolated these days due to the amazing growth of technology? It’s ironic, isn’t it? Today, we can...