From high atop a roof in a Tucson, Arizona resort! The Cafe teams up with fellow podcasters, “The Three AmiVOs“….well, 2 out of 3 of them anyway. Recorded at the closing “Faffter party” at Faffcon 7, The VoiceOver Unconference. Appearances from Heather Costa, Mara Junot, Cliff Zellman, Derek Chappell, and more!
Sister-event, FaffCamp is in March and you can still join us for it!
Please also welcome Aussie/Canuck Matt Cowlrick to the VOC team! Matt is our new Program Director…..helping us with writing and producing the show. Listen for Matt in this and upcoming episodes!
Sean Caldwell joins the gang for this episode! Terry, Trish, Jordan, Bish and Sean talk about the hunt for a new Cafe Program Director after Tom Dheere’s departing, Jordan’s new studio build, Fiverr stories, Pay to Plays, personal coaching, The Voice Realm controversy, Sean’s NYC trip, Youtubers, and more!
Trish and Terry both find out they’re going to Faffcon DURING the show
Bish the Barista and Jordan the busboy join the conversation and the foursome chat about smeary political ads: To Voice or Not to Voice?
Intellectual information rights – selling someone else’s intellectual property – How some new talent think all info should be free
The World Voices Organization conference in Las Vegas
Susan Bennett, the first voice of Siri, stops by the Cafe to tell her story on landing one of the coolest gigs a voice actor can! Plus, Bish the barista and Jordan the busboy stop by Trish and Terry’s table to chat about everything VO and non-VO related. Opinions abound on: the current state and future of ISDN, ipDTL and its new competition from Skype and Source-Connect Now, the recent influx of voice over seminars/conferences, the REAL incentive behind blogging, and much more.
After a 3 month hiatus, it’s Terry, Trish and Bish chatting VO. We talk about IPDTL; a rapidly growing ISDN alternative, Facebook business page etiquette and posting strategies, agencies that charge a monthly “subscription” fee on top of commission, and more!
Our next episode will surely have a guest! On deck: Jon Bailey Crumpton, creator of Honest Trailers!
This week we talk about Halloween, joining Meetup groups for networking purposes, and finding voice over clients while traveling by plane! Also, a very funny Totally True Tale from Tom Dheere, and legal advice from lawyer and Voice Over Legal author, Rob Sciglimpaglia.
Terry and Trish also ask the burning questions voice talent want to know! Our guest is Ingrid French from Ingrid French Management in New York City…..a talent manager with over 15 years experience!
Terry and Trish chat about seasonal voice over demos and marketing on your downtime. Plus, a new character makes his debut, Bish gets cheeky, and we find out the “king of promo” has a naughty side!
Peter K. O’Connell guest-hosts in front of a live audience; filling in for Terry Daniel! Learn more about our guests for this episode at their respective links:
Peter O’Connell (Guest Host): http://www.audioconnell.com/
Celia Siegel (Voice Talent Manager/VO Branding and Marketing expert): http://celiasiegel.com/
Mike Pongracz (Voice Talent): http://www.mpvoiceovers.com/
Jill Perry (Voice Talent): http://jillperryvo.com/
Bob Souer (Voice Talent): http://bobsouer.com/
Simone Fojgiel (Spanish Voice Talent) http://www.simonevoicetalent.com/
We want to thank everyone both on the show and in the live audience! We all had a blast recording this one……Terry will be back for the next episode!
Johnny provides some great insight into the audiobook genre of voiceover. Plus Bish sits down with Terry and Trish for a chat about the online VO conference “Voice Over Virtual” starting on September 18th!
Erik is the agent/ founder of Voice Talent Productions in NYC! He (rather candidly) explains the do’s and don’ts of getting, impressing, and keeping an agent. Plus….Terry shares a funny client voicemail, and Trish shares a rather creepy voice captured on tape……plus appearances from Bish the Barista, Tom Dheere with another T-squared, and Rob Sciglimpaglia with the Legal Minute.