James' deep, powerful and gritty voice has been heard on hundreds of trailers, promos, radio and television commercials worldwide. He also does extensive narration work for business and corporate clients, e-Learning modules, Webinars, audiobooks and more.
James is a true professional who ensures the job gets done quickly and accurately, with a less than 24-hour turnaround time for most projects. Trusted by world class companies, James brings a distinctive, sincere and unforgettable voice to their projects.
"James was great to work with. He gave great reads, took direction well and helped me out on a super fast turnaround that really saved my bacon. Highly recommended."
-Andrew Kornhaber, Kornhaber-Brown
"James is one of the most reliable talents we work with. The quality of his voicing is top notch and he’s quick to respond and deliver. James’ ease of doing business and professionalism is what keeps us coming back."
-Michael Sabo, Sabo Studios, Texas
"We have shared this spot with a number of people – including our CEO – and everyone is raving about it. Just awesome – thank-you!"
-Shawn Burt - The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
Clients James works with clients and production houses all over the world including New York, Helsinki, Jakarta, Athens, Los Angeles, Tel Aviv, Kiev, Toronto, Sydney and more, all in the past year. Clients have included VISA, Budweiser, Lionsgate Films, BMW, Carlsberg, eOne Films, XBOX, MTV-Canada, Guinness, Harley-Davidson, Smirnoff and hundreds more.
James' sound has been described as "friendly, yet authoritative, informative... and conversational". He has an extensive background in commercial radio, combined with the experience of managing the audio division of a major in-flight entertainment company, where he got his start with voice acting. It all lends to a strong understanding of the business - what a client needs and the challenges they can face. When there’s passion for the work you do, the product will always be the best it can be.
Clients - Red Bull, Budweiser, BlackBerry, Rogers Wireless, Airmiles, Mercedes, Toyota, Smart Car, Meridian, Visa, Scotiabank, Tridel, Delta Hotels, First Choice Haircutters, Purina, Kobo, Philips, Aer Lingus, Vietnam Airlines, Gulf Air, Thomas Cook, Air India and Saudi Arabian Airlines.
James can also be heard as narrator of HGTV Canada and DIY Network's TV series, Breakneck Builds. Good voiceover clearly gets the message across. Great voiceover makes people stop in their tracks and listen.
“His talent is top notch. James always went the extra mile to make sure the spot(s) sound good. He would be an asset in any production studio.”
-John Donabie, Broadcast Media Specialist / Interviewer Formerly, On-air Host, JAZZ.FM91
“James is dedicated, talented and understands the importance of getting it right!”
-Al Kingdon, Director, Marketing Consultant, Durham Radio Inc.
“He’s a consummate professional – and, he’s got a great voice to boot. You can count on James to be a true ‘partner’ for your project. We did.”
-Evelyn Fernandez, Senior Manager, Corporate Communications at Investment Planning Counsel Clients
Clients - Budweiser, Red Bull, BlackBerry, Rogers Wireless, Mercedes, Toyota, Smart Car, Visa, Scotiabank, Delta Hotels, First Choice Haircutters, Cheerios, Purina, Kobo, Airmiles, and Philips. James can also be heard on HGTV Canada and DIY Network US as narrator for the TV series, Breakneck Builds.
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