That’s Voiceover! Career Expo & Gala Event -­ Meet and Learn from A-List Voiceover Talent, Agents, Casting Directors, and Producers!

Event Date November 16, 2019 @ 9am - 11pm (Career Expo) November 17, 2019 @ 3pm - 11pm (Awards Gala)
Location Hilton Universal
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Hi everyone,

 

Here’s info on THAT’S VOICEOVER! CAREER EXPO and VOICE ARTS AWARDS gala coming up with Special Guests including Ving Rhames and Jim Cummings (Voice of Winnie the Pooh), as well as Edward James Olmos and Katee Sackhoff (“Starbuck” in Battlestar Galactica), as well as top agents, casting directors, producers, and more – an incredible chance to learn all about the industry, and meet and network with some of the top people in it!

 

As always, there’s a great discount for INFOLIST.com, and feel free to forward if you know anyone who might be interested!

 

Details are below – good luck, have a great day, and don’t forget to dream big!

 

-Jeff

 

Jeffrey R. Gund

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THAT’S VOICEOVER!™ CAREER EXPO

IN LOS ANGELES

A Full-Day Event on Everything Voice Acting!

 

LEARN. AUDITION. NETWORK.
Where Voiceover Careers are born… and Reborn!

 

Learn from

A-LIST TALENT AGENTS
CASTING DIRECTORS
FILM & TV PRODUCERS

…and More!

 

A full day of Seminars, Auditions, and Networking with the Key Industry Players.  Developed to maximize career gains for newcomers as well as established professionals.

 

That’s Voiceover!™ Career Expo brings the voice over talent together with the buyers and producers who provide the jobs!

 

THIS IS AN EVENT FOR EVERYONE:

Whether you’re new or established talent, or someone outside the industry who wants to learn how to break in, That’s Voiceover!™ Career Expo covers it all.  We engage ALL OTHER ASPECTS of the industry, ranging from creative directors, talent agents/managers, advertising executives, acting teachers, casting agents, TV and radio producers – to the benefit of ANYONE interested in learning about and networking in the voiceover industry!

 

with

HONOREES

 

VOICE OF WINNIE THE POOH, TIGGER, and EMMY NOMINEE

JIM CUMMINGS

Receiving the Voice Arts Legacy Award

 

Actor/Producer

KATEE SACKHOFF

“Starbuck” on Battlestar Galactica, “Vic Moretti” on Longmire, “Sarah Hall” on Call of Duty VG, etc.

Receiving the Backstage Vanguard Award

Featuring a Live Conversation with

EDWARD JAMES OLMOS

 

and

SPECIAL GUEST HOSTS

 

AUTHOR, “SECRETS OF VOICEOVER SUCCESS”

JOAN BAKER

Co-Founder, SOVAS

 

Actor/Director

STEVE MACKALL

LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

 

PLUS

AUDITIONS FOR
PAID UNION JOBS WITH

CBS LOS ANGELES to voice a TV promo

AND WIN

a Talent Agency Contract and a Neumann Microphone (TLM 102)

 

A select number of attendees are invited to meet in one-on-one speed dating sessions
with the top voiceover agents, producers, and casting directors from around the world:

SPEED DATING WITH YOUR DEMO REEL™

 

SATURDAY, November 16th, 2019

9am – 11pm

at

Hilton Universal

555 Universal Hollywood Drive
Los Angeles, CA 91608

includes Catered Lunch & After Party!

 

PLUS

AMAZING PANELS, INCLUDING:

 

9:10am

KEY MASTERS OF VOICEOVER SUCCESS!

With Guest Speakers

MARC GUSS – Talent Manager (ACM Talent)

JAMIE MORTELLARO – Writer/Director (Final Fantasy XV, Video X, Hitman: Absolution, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, etc.)

PORTIA SCOTT -Talent Manager (Coast to Coast Talent)

DEBBIE COPE – Talent Manager (Cope Management)

SARA JANE SHERMAN – Casting Director (multiple studios)

DAVID SALAZAR -Talent Agent (DPN Talent)

     Moderated by Jill Kershaw – CEO, Sound and Fury

 

10:10am

WHAT’S SO DAMN FUNNY

Leading Comic Voice Actors Share Just How Little They Know about Making Sh*t Comical

With Guest Speakers – Comedic Voice Actors:

BROCK POWELL – Voice of Kool Aid Man, nat’l TV spots

CARLOS ALAZRAQUI – “Rocko” in Rocko’s Modern Life

CHRIS EDGERLY – “Peter Potamus” in Harvey Birdman: Attorney at Law

DARCY ROSE BYRNES – “Princess Amber” in Sofia the First

LORI ALLEN – “Pearl” in Spongebob Squarepants

PAT FRALEY – “Krang” in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

CANDI MILO – Voice Actor and Comic Performer

JOSH ROBERT THOMPSON – “Morgan Freeman” in Family Guy

     Hosted by Ken Pringle – “Dingo” in Epic Seven

 

11:10am

AUDIOBOOK PERFORMANCE – LEVELING UP

Learn to Master Audiobook Performance by Watching Some of the Best in the Business Direct Both a New and Veteran Narrator Live on Stage

With

PJ OCHLAN – Narrator/Producer

ADENRELE OJO – Narrator/Actor

JEFFREY KAFER – Audiobook Narrator

     Moderated by Scott Jacobi – Marketing Manager, ACX

 

12:10am

JIM CUMMINGS

Receives

VOICE ARTS LEGACY AWARD

 

1pm – 15 minute intermission

 

1:15pm (TWO Sessions concurrently – choose one)

COACHES CORNER

You’ve Got Questions… They’ve Got Answers.

Top Voiceover Coaches Pay it Forward by Giving It Away

BOB BERGEN – VO Teacher/Animation (3-time Emmy-nominated)

NANCY WOLFSON – VO Coach / Commercials (Braintracks Audio)

MARYLYNN WISSNER – VO Coach / Commercial Casting Director

DAVE WALSH – Voice Coach / The TrueTell

CHUCK DURAN – Producer / Branding Coach (Demos That Rock)

ELAINE CLARK – Actor / Author / Director (Voice One)

EVERETT OLIVER – VO Coach / Animation (My Booth Director)

JODI GOTTLIEB – VO Coach / Promos / Author and Producer

ROBIN ARMSTRONG – Voiceover Trainer / Director & Producer

 

OR

VOICES OF THE BILINGUAL MARKET

Spanish is not a “foreign” language – it’s a driving force of creativity, commerce, and cultural evolution.

This amazing cast deconstructs the duality of the global voice.

SYLVIA VILLAGRAN – Voice Actor (2x Voice Arts Award Winner)

ANA CAROLINA GRAJALES – Actress / Co-Host

DUNCAN CRABTREE-IRELAND – COO & General Counsel, SAG/AFTRA

LAURA LUCIO – Producer / Exec. Producer, Telemundo

ARMANDO MEDINA – Art/Creative Director & Co-Founder, Carbón Agency

MARGARITA MEDINA – Strategist & Co-Founder, Carbón Agency

OSCAR MORALES – Producer – SAG/AFTRA Podcast

JORGE AGUIRRE – Strategist/Coordinator – SAG/AFTRA Podcast

ROBIN ARMSTRONG – Voiceover Trainer / Director & Producer

 

2:15pm

KATEE SACKHOFF

“Starbuck” on Battlestar Galactica, “Vic Moretti” on Longmire, “Sarah Hall” on Call of Duty VG, etc.

RECEIVES THE BACKSTAGE VANGUARD AWARD for Media and Entertainment

PLUS

A One-on-One Interview with

EDWARD JAMES OLMOS and KATEE SACKHOFF

 

3pm – 5:30pm

MEET THE EXHIBITORS – NETWORKING LUNCHEON

 

4pm (by invitation only)

SPEED DATING WITH YOUR DEMO REEL (English & Spanish versions!)
AUDITION SPOTLIGHT – CBS PROMO

 

4:10pm

INSIDE THE MIND OF THE VIDEO GAME PRODUCER

How Do Voice Actors Gain an Edge in the Gaming Biz?

World Class Actor/Director JB Blanc conducts Open Surgery on Top Minds:

JESSICA KENT – VO Producer – Riot Games

KEYTHE FARLEY – Voice Director / Actor –  KickAss! Voice Over

RENE VEILEUX – CEO/Founder – Verité Entertainment

     Moderated by JB Blanc – Actor/Voice Director/Producer

 

Meet the Exhibitors, Luncheon, and Networking Continue until 6pm

 

6pm

DUBBING IS THE NEW SEXY

Once a Post-Production Afterthought – dubbing is having a creative renaissance, and is a major source of VO work.  This Spirited panel of intrepid, cutting-edge producers lays out the smartest path for getting i9n on the action.

ERIC SHERMAN – CEO, Bang Zoom! Entertainment

MAMI OKADA – Director of Operations/Casting Director, Bang Zoom! Entertainment

ALEX VON DAVID – CEO/Founder – Verité Entertainment

WENDEE LEE – VO Director/Voice Actor

     Moderated by Steve Mackall – Voice of Late Night with Seth Meyers

 

7:15pm

VOICE TITANS OF THE UNIVERSE

Joan Baker Hosts a distinguished panel of world class voice actors whose surprising career journeys shed light on what all voice actors can do to succeed.  Their Stories will inspire you to chart your personal course to the top.

ROBIN ATKIN DOWNES – Voice Actor / Action Whisperer

DEBRA WILSON – Voice Actor / Video Game Queen

YURI LOWENTHAL – voice Actor / Character Genius

TARA PLATT – Voice Actor / Mastermind of Animation

DAVE FENNOYL – Voice Actor / King of Video Gaming

MELISSA DISNEY – Voice Actor / Godess of Live Announcing

     Hosted  by Joan Baker – Voice Actor, Author, Co-Founder of SOVAS

 

 

8:15pm

SOVAS – The Society of Voice Arts and Sciences

presents the

MICHAEL COLLINS ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP

 

8:30pm

AUDITION SPOTLIGHT

Audition for a chance for

•  PAID BOOKING for CBS Los Angeles

•  Agency Contract with Solid Talent

•  Neumann Studio Microphone (TLM 102)

•  2 VIP Tickets to the 2020 Voice Arts Awards

        See details below on how to sign up!

 

 

SPECIAL DISCOUNT FOR INFOLIST.com!!

PREMIUM and PRO InfoList Members get 30% OFF when you register for the CAREER EXPO – That’s just $188.30 (normally $269!) for a full day of voiceover training and networking from top industry professionals at the THAT’S VOICEOVER!™ CAREER EXPO – PLUS a catered after party!  OR you can attend only the afternoon and evening events (from 3pm on) for only $111.30 (normally $159!)  You can ALSO get your tickets for the AWARDS GALA (see details below) for only $188.30 (normally $269!)  Note:  If you’re going to both events, get the tickets separately with the INFOLISTVO code, as INFOLIST.com members get an even better rate than non-members who purchase the COMBO PACKAGE (i.e.,  $376.60 vs. $457 for regularly priced Combo Package).

 

NOTPREMIUM and PRO InfoList Member?  You can still get 10% OFF with discount code INFOVOICE – That’s just $242.10 (normally $269!) for the CAREER EXPO, OR you can attend only the afternoon and evening events (from 3pm on) for only $143.10 (normally $159!), and the AWARDS GALA (see details below) for only $242.10 (normally $269!).

 

UPGRADE NOW (or log in to your Premium/Pro Account) so you can take advantage of this special offer and get the full 30% OFF!

 

Or, skip the upgrade and get the regular 10% off (and miss out on an additional savings of over $100) –

REGISTER NOW:

Limited Tickets Available!  Be sure to use promo code INFOLISTVO to get your discount, and register at:

Career Expo – Full Day plus Afterparty:

https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10414435

 

Career Expo – Afternoon/Evening Only:

https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10413998

 

Awards Gala on Sunday:

https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10387152

 

For detailed schedule and more information:

https://www.sovas.org/thats-voiceover/schedule/

 

 

AND YOU CAN ALSO ATTEND

 

The 5th Annual

VOICE ARTS® AWARDS GALA

At WARNER BROS. STUDIOS in Burbank

 

A Red Carpet Extravaganza featuring Top Voiceover Talent and Special Honorees

Enjoy gourmet delights and decadent cocktails from Warner Bros. Catering!

 

HONOREES:

 

Special Honoree and Voice Arts® Icon Award Recipient

ACTOR

VING RHAMES

 

Special Honoree and Voice Arts® Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

ACTOR/VOICE ACTOR

PETER CULLEN

 

Special Honoree and Voice Arts® Environmental Award Recipient

JOURNALIST/ENVIRONMENTALIST

VANESSA HAUC

 

Special Honoree and Muhammad Ali Voice of Humanity Recipient

PHILANTHROPIST / ACTIVIST / FOUNDER, In a Perfect World

MANUELA TESTOLINI

 

 

SUNDAY, November 17th, 2019

3pm – 11pm with After Party

at

Warner Bros. Studios

GATE 3

4301 W. Olive Ave

Burbank, CA 91505

Steven J. Ross Theatre

Free Parking is available at GATE 3!

 

REGISTER NOW:

Limited Tickets Available!  Be sure to use promo code INFOLISTVO to get your discount, and register at:

Career Expo – Full Day plus Afterparty:

https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10414435

 

Career Expo – Afternoon/Evening Only:

https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10413998

 

Awards Gala on Sunday:

https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10387152

 

For detailed schedule and more information:

https://www.sovas.org/thats-voiceover/schedule/

 

SOVAS™ is a 501C3 Public Charity

 

 

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