Yee ha! I’ve MC’ed a couple of award shows for the Ottawa ad industry, but I’ve never been the voice that you hear in an award show’s on-screen video, describing the winners. Until now. This Fall, from my home studio (aka my closet), I recorded the announcer lines for the 2015 Alberta Export Awards that were held December 3rd at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Calgary, AB. According to their website, “The Alberta Export Awards are the province’s most prestigious awards, paying tribute to the success and innovative approaches of Alberta export companies.” Which I guess makes me Alberta’s most prestigious voice, right? Time to get myself a fancy cowboy hat to wear for my next recording session. Whoever does the Academy Award voice, eat your tuxedoed heart out!
Here are two samples that the client was nice enough to send me: