The medical genre in the voiceover industry is a highly specialized niche, requiring a skilled voice over talent with extensive knowledge of the industry. Debbie is a master medical narrator, fluent in the complexities of medical text and expert in meeting the specific requirements of the producers, creative directors and medical animators of this content. She is at home expressing the empathic and warm tones required by audiences including patients who may find medical terminology daunting. She is equally skilled at delivering the message to a professional audience, where a peer-to-peer tone is called for. The tongue twisting terminology is no trouble given Debbie’s nearly twenty years’ experience as a medical voice talent.
Political advertisements are tools that can spark conversation and debate about values; they can also be a clarion call to activism and fundraising. They also inform constituents about causes and campaigns that require their participation and vote. Debbie has voiced many political advertisements for national, state and local elections, including ones for Chuck Schumer and Cory Booker. These types of ads, which range from citizen testimonials and PSAs to positive-image candidate and negative ads, need someone who can inhabit a wide variety of personalities and speak in a way that is sincere, compelling and trustworthy. Whether you need an informative conversational tone, one that is inspirational and hopeful or one that is authoritative, Debbie can convey your political message powerfully and clearly.
Voiceovers for commercials have only an instant to win or lose a customer’s attention, and this is only possible with a voice that captivates the listener. Debbie takes the core message the client wishes to deliver and creates the perfect mood and tone for the brand, whether it be for beauty and cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, or even politics. She brings a human touch with an authentic feel that engages and excites. Her voice can portray your best girlfriend, a trusted doctor, a warm and caring mother, or a passionate activist.
Debbie’s secret is her keen ear for nuance, honed over decades of experience in voiceovers.
Animated explainer videos deliver messages in a way that is easy for the viewer to digest, usually in a fun and snappy style. They often work best when they carry a casual and conversational feel to explain a new process, program or product. Often these bite-sized bursts are written with humor and wit, and the narrator must achieve the perfect balance of efficiency and levity. Debbie’s enthusiastic yet polished approach to these fun communications ensures consumers and employees enjoy getting the message.
Communicating your company’s brand, mission and vision is an ongoing opportunity to connect with your clients, prospects and employees. Whether for internal or external distribution, corporate narrations require a vibrant and inspirational voice to make an impact. An experienced, gifted voiceover narrator knows how to align tone and pitch with your company’s philosophy. Choosing the perfect voice for your brand anthem will help touch your audience on an emotional level. Debbie has worked extensively with numerous global companies, using her voice to reach people in a deeply human way.
Debbie is a natural storyteller with a remarkable ability to convey historical and cultural knowledge in a way that is easily accessible to all audiences. Her audio tour narrations for galleries and museums such as the Smithsonian, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Guggenheim Museum have a natural and engaging quality that makes you feel like you are being guided through the space by a close and knowledgeable friend. Family audio tours are amongst Debbie’s favorite projects because of the innovative and fun ways that works of art are brought to life. The characters, music and sound effects enhance the experience for families visiting museums, public spaces, monuments, and other cultural sites.
Visual imagery, music and voice must work hand in hand to tell a compelling story, but types of narration are as diverse as the stories themselves. An engaging, skilled voiceover talent is crucial to make stories come alive. Debbie has narrated in-show documentaries for the PBS series Treasures of New York, highlighting some of the most iconic buildings in New York City. She incorporated her character acting skills playing Louise, wife of modernist architect Erich Mendelsohn, in the award-winning documentary Mendelsohn’s Incessant Visions, the story of his life and career. Debbie analyses and then breathes life into each script with the perfect tempo, tone and mood. She tells the story in a way that matches the venue, achieves the artistic goal of the project, and captivates the audience.
Debbie’s theatrical background really comes alive when recording characters for video games. Video game voiceovers require a talent fluent in diverse accents and vocal nuance. Characters in games are often larger than life with complex personalities full of quirks and flaws. Debbie is able to find specificity in the vocal characteristics required by the characters, ensuring an enhanced story and gaming experience. She portrayed a middle-aged, middle class woman from 1950s New Orleans in Mafia III and an evil British Queen in The Lord of the Rings Card Game and even voiced an authoritarian German scientist in a deep staccato voice in 9 Clues 2: The Ward.
The voice that booms through an award ceremony in a banquet hall or theatre is usually referred to as the Voice of God (VOG). It commands the room’s attention with its rich, authoritative quality. Voiceover talent may narrate video profiles for award recipients and nominees or attend the ceremony in person to make announcements such as introducing the host of the event or requesting guests to take their seats. The VOG is a key and dynamic component of the night, demanding versatility of tone and color in every word.
Elearning videos are one of the most helpful resources for companies in today’s fast-paced world. Whether your company is looking to offer a new accreditation program to your team to obtain further certifications or your professionals need training for a new regulatory regimen, important information needs to be conveyed quickly and succinctly. Elearning narration makes it much easier to explain how to troubleshoot a product, explain protocols, and teach new skills without expensive in-person training seminars and conferences. The easiest way to achieve this is with a clear and engaging voice talent. Debbie brings energy and verve to her elearning narrations, with an approachable yet professional tone, ensuring the information is digestible and interesting.
Automotive Voiceover is a genre where seamlessly matching the voice to the brand is make or break. A car can be the emblem of a desired or attained lifestyle; often it can form part of one’s own self-image. For some, a car can evoke the adventure and freedom of the open road, or for others symbolize safety and security. Each type of car mirrors the potential buyer, so the voice that represents it needs to be carefully selected. Ferraris and Porsches require a voice embodying excitement, but also poise and elegance. Chevrolets and Fords need a voice with grit, stamina and strength. Hondas and Volvos need a voice that projects confidence, trustworthiness, and safety.
An Interactive Voice Response (IVR) telephony system is often the first interaction a company has with its prospective clients. We all know that first impressions count, and this first phone call can enhance or deflate a reputation. That’s why it’s crucial that the first voice a person hears when calling is a positive, welcoming embodiment of the company’s values, and while your callers are on hold, it’s an opportunity to create a positive experience, while increasing their awareness of your products and services. Debbie’s warm, professional manner makes the listener feel like their concerns and needs are the company’s top priority. Clients of hers note that she turns projects around quickly and provides updates to their systems as needed. They have the assurance that she will always be there for them.
A Voice that Bridges the Gap.
A Voice that Bridges the Gap.