Today’s voice-actor operates in a global environment which is why VO Atlanta is pleased to be the only event in the voiceover community to offer resources and opportunities for talent to prepare and engage in voiceover on a global scale. From providing English language services abroad or simply working in native languages within a given market, voice-actors need to continually prepare their skills to get ahead.
Attending VO Atlanta is a great opportunity for voice-actors, agents, and directors to discover current trends from around the globe while building a professional network with global reach.
It’s Time to Go Global
VO Atlanta connects you with experts in the field and pushes you to Lean Forward in ways you’ve never imagined. There’s no excuse for training and learning what it takes to be successful. This is your opportunity, so act today.
International Program Presenters
Yeni Alvarez is a Cuban American actress, voiceover artist, and writer. She is best known for her role as Anita in the Spanish sitcom "Los Beltran". She is also one of the "divas" behind the blog TravelingDiva.com and a self-described "bon vivant".
Awards and Recognition Los Beltran received the 2001 Imagen Foundation Award for Best Comedy Series and the 2001 ALMA Award from the National Council of La Raza for Best Spanish Language Comedy Series. It was nominated for two GLAAD Media Awards, the first Spanish-language program so honored by the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation.
David Salazar heads the foreign talent department at DPN Talent in Beverly Hills, one of the top voiceover agencies in the country. Along with a team of elite agents, David represents a roster of highly sought-after clients within the industry.
David began his career working for Universal Music Group as a member of the Retail and Brand Marking team. Knowing his passions lied with talent, he transitioned into representation. After assisting several managers and agents, he landed at DPN as executive assistant to the president of the company, Jeff Danis. From there, David was quickly promoted to a talent agent, specializing in commercial voice-over talent. Since then, he has expanded the Spanish voice-over department at DPN to a full roster of top foreign talent from all around the world.
David holds a Bachelor of Arts in Entertainment and Tourism Management from the California State University of Fullerton.
Jason Bermingham is an American journalist and VO talent who has lived and worked in São Paulo, Brazil, for more than 15 years. Alongside his wife (Simone Kliass, one of Brazil’s leading voices), he records for clients around the world from a purpose-built home studio. Jason has written extensively about voice-over for Sound on Sound magazine and he presents talks on the global voice-over market at industry fairs and conferences in the USA and Brazil.
The son of Indian parents, Ramesh grew up in the Canary Islands, Spain, the UK, and the USA. His career as a voice-over artist spans over 20 years, a large component of which is public speaking. Thanks to his multi-cultural diversity and work experience in fields ranging from investment banking at Goldman Sachs to improvisation in theatre work, Ramesh can nail the voice you want. He is able to create the right persona sounding convincing and real, working from a professional home studio in Spain with state-of-the-art equipment. His warm and friendly personality combined with efficiency and attention to detail has helped him consolidate his global VO career in Europe and beyond.
Brazilian actress and VO talent Simone Kliass has worked in the entertainment industry since appearing in her first TV commercial at just nine years of age. Currently one of Brazil's most recognized voices, Simone lends credibility to the brands she represents with a friendly and natural style. She is the voice of the São Paulo International Airport, LATAM Airlines, Walmart call centers, SKY Pay TV, Avast antivirus software, and hundreds of TV and radio campaigns that have aired in recent years. Simone coaches voiceover for Portuguese-speaking talent at Edge Studio and hosts videos featuring audio-production companies for Sound on Sound magazine in Brazil. To learn more, visit www.abrazilianvoice.com.