The VoiceOver International Creative Experience (VOICE) is partnering with industry leader Voices.com to help educate, inspire and connect with professional voice talents
TORONTO, Canada — The VoiceOver International Creative Experience – VOICE – is pleased to announce the participation of major sponsor, Voices.com (previously known as Interactive Voices), the voice marketplace, at the first ever voiceover experience, scheduled to take place at the Palace Station in Las Vegas, NV March 27th through March 31st, 2007.
VOICE is the first of its kind, bringing all facets of the voiceover and voice acting community together through education, technology and community, with a goal of discussing important issues, improving the craft, and elevating the profile of voiceover talent.
The four-day event will feature presentations and performances by industry gurus, pundits and voice actors, including Rodney Saulsberry, Connie Terwilliger, Bettye Zoller, Bob Bergen, Gregory Best, James Alburger and Penny Abshire, Frank Frederick, Chris Wagner, MJ Lallo, Deirdre B. Cooper, and Master of Ceremonies Dave Courvoisier, TV news anchorman at a network affiliate in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The organizers also promise some surprises including a special guest appearance by Pat Fraley, who has created more than 4,000 character voices, placing him among the top ten performers of all time to be cast in animated programs.
Voices.com Public Relations Director, Stephanie Ciccarelli says, “Being a founding sponsor of VOICE 2007 is exhilarating! We are eager to collaborate with the VOICE team and meet voice actors from around the world, finally putting faces to the voices we all know so well.”
People who should attend VOICE include those who use their voice to communicate any sort of message and those who want to improve their effectiveness as a performer or a presenter.
To register for the conference, visit: http://www.voice-international.com
Based in London, Canada, Voices.com provides an online marketplace, facilitating transactions between business clients and voice-over professionals, employing a comprehensive suite of web-based services. Clients that have worked at Voices.com include NBC, ESPN, PBS, The History Channel, Reader’s Digest, Comcast, Nortel Networks, Bell Canada, Microsoft, Cisco Systems, ING, Western Union, Ford, GM, Jaguar, US Army, the US Government and more.
VOICE is the brainchild of its founders and producers, James R. Alburger, author of the Art of Voice Acting, Penny Abshire of VoiceActing.com, and Frank Frederick with Legend Corporation. The team has done everything possible to make this event as valuable and productive an experience as possible for participants. VOICE 2007 will be the first of many similar events that will be presented throughout the USA and potentially in other countries as well.
[tags]VoiceOver International Creative Experience, professional voice talents, the Art of Voice Acting[/tags]