Business and Marketing
Business and Marketing is at the core of every successful voiceover career. Without a solid understanding of how to market and manage your business, you will struggle and ultimately have less than the success you want. With a variety of sessions, workshops, and engaging activities you will have the opportunity to discover what it takes to build, AND SUSTAIN a profitable voiceover business.
While our presenters aren’t miracle workers, they will provide you with tips and tools needed to grow your client base and solidify the relationship you have with your existing clients. So, don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn and grow your business.
It’s Called “Show Business” for a Reason
Having the best performance in the world will only get you so far. At some point, you’ll need to know how to manage and market yourself as a ‘BUSINESS’. It’s not the most glamorous part of the industry, but it’s vital to your success. VO Atlanta has brought together experts in the area of business and marketing to help you succeed.
Business and Marketing Resources
Conference Host and Presenter
Conference Host and Presenter
A full time professional voice talent, coach and producer, Anne Ganguzza is passionate about all things voiceover, and has an enthusiastic, energetic, and fun personality which she brings to all who work with her. She specializes in Strategic Target Market Voiceover Coaching and Demo Production to help align each student's individual brand to meet the demands of the current marketplace. Anne’s love for teaching, combined with her extensive VO and business career experience, helps her students to develop a broad range of relevant, real world skills applicable to their careers, and motivates them forward towards success. Anne is also the founder of VO Peeps, a global meetup group dedicated to providing resources & information about the Voiceover industry.
Celia Siegel Management is known for creating effective success strategies and strong personal brands for voice talent - and then marketing those brands to the max - in a way that’s authentic to each voice actor.
Before founding & building CSM, Celia Siegel was a top West Coast talent agent. The fact that she is also a certified business and life coach comes in handy in many ways for her clients’ emotional and financial well-being. Celia’s multi-leveled expertise and extensive knowledge of the ever-changing voiceover industry helps voice actors, across the globe, grow their VO business and take their careers to the next level.
Professional Voice Actor
Professional Voice Actor
Branding himself as the “UNnouncer,” Doug has become the voice behind more than 15,000 projects and a couple of TV networks, earning Addy Awards and Air Awards along the way.
His strong roster of clients includes MasterCard, NBC/Telemundo, McDonald’s, The Travel Channel and The Discovery Channel. He is currently the promo voice of the Home Shopping Network.
During his Breakout Session, you'll learn to create Breakthrough Branding & Marketing to boost your VO career.
Everett Arthur Oliver is a 22-year veteran of the voice-over industry. His experience includes animation production for The Simpsons and King of the Hill. He has worked in casting for several other award-winning animated shows, direct-to-video/DVD programs, and animated specials for Columbia TriStar and Disney, distributed by the WB, ABC, and Syfy channel.
Everett has also worked as a Booth Director at AVO Talent Agency, where he has directed voice-over actors in countless auditions for animation, commercials, interactive, promos, trailers, sound-alikes, and narration projects. While not a talent agent, Everett works closely with talent on a daily basis.
He is highly respected in the industry and prides himself on his in-depth approach with his clients to ensure he knows his actors inside and out. This process allows him to pull out of his clients their best possible performances – and book jobs!.
Everett graduated from Clark Atlanta University with a B.A.
in Mass Media Arts with a concentration in radio, TV, and film.
Jonathan Tilley is a personal brand strategist who helps creative people shine online and share their talent with the world at JonathanTilley.com. Jonathan sees it like this: You’re like a bottle of wine. You’re the only one who can’t see yourself from the outside. It’s his job to package your talent and personality into just the right bottle that makes your dream clients drool for a sip.
He’s been featured in Freelancers Union, New Media Europe,The Husqvarna Group, Leuphana University, and Maastricht Entrepreneurship Week. Jonathan’s viral TEDx Talk “What Creativity Is Trying to Tell You” continues to inspire hundreds of thousands of actors, singers, dancers, photographers, and artists to create their masterpieces.
Jonathan is also the creator of the super-fun What’s Your Font Personality? Quiz. Whatever your personality is, there’s a font that fits you to a tee.
To learn more please visit JonathanTilley.com.
Rachael won The Entrepreneur of the year at the National Entrepreneur awards 2015 for Best Business Enabler, Entrepreneur of the year award 2014 for London and the South as well as being a finalist for Business woman of the year 2016 for best networker. She's been featured in a number of successful books including The Entrepreneur success formula and How to build a business in 90 minutes by Nigel Botterill. She knows a lot about marketing, Networking, PR and also social media. Rachael teaches a very popular online social media course too.
Founder of The VoiceOver Network.