with Jamie Muffett & Carin Gilfry
Three days with VO industry experts + networking with peers? Sign us up! Anne gets the inside scoop on what’s in store for eVOcation 2022 with co-founders Jamie Muffett and Carin Gilfry. The three chat industry advice for newcomers + seasoned voice artists, what to expect at the conference, paying it forward, and how important it is to make education a lifelong journey...
In this episode, Anne chats with Jamie Muffett & Carin Gilfry about what #VOBOSSES can expect during the upcoming eVOcation conference.
"There are so many gatekeepers in the performance industry. Anyone can jump into VO and just go!" - Carin Gilfry
About Jamie Muffett
Jamie is a British voice actor based in the Philadelphia region. In his 13 years in voiceover he has worked with some of the worlds biggest companies, production studios, and games developers. He works primarily from his own studio in Bucks County, PA, and studios in NYC and Philadelphia. Past and current clients include: Google, Starbucks, Warner Brothers, Lucas Film, LEGO, Porsche, Mercedes, Disney, Samsung, McDonald's, NBC, EA Sports, ESPN and many more...
About Carin Gilfry
Carin has voiced thousands of commercials, instructional videos, IVR systems, eLearning programs, documentaries, video games, and audiobooks. Her past and current clients include FedEx, Volkswagen, Citibank, Quaker, Estee Lauder, Apple, Disney, and many more. She has been the national brand voice for CVS Health since 2019. Carin has voiced roles in the video games Warframe, Heroes of Newerth, and Heroes Charge. She also narrates the new series "Final Moments" on Oxygen.
Top 10 Takeaways
Quick-share concepts from today’s episode:
There are many ways to be a voice actor. Find your niche + let your voice shine. #VOBOSS
Take the time to learn the VO business. Many seek out performance help when marketing your voice is half the battle. #VOBOSS
Don’t wait around for agents & managers to get your career started. Do it yourself! #VOBOSS
There’s unlimited paths into a successful VO career.
Resources like eVOcation allow new + seasoned voice actors to learn about all the options in the industry.
Knowing your worth comes from education. #VOBOSS
Seasoned voice artists don’t understand what it’s like to start out in 2022. It’s essential to learn about new resources.
Use specs as ingredients in your read instead of morphing into someone you’re not! #VOBOSS
Put your energy into facets of the industry that you feel passionate about. #VOBOSS
eVOcation is taking place virtually on June 10th, 11th and 12th + in NYC September 10th and 11th.
"The best thing we can do is present options to those in the industry and let them decide what path works for them." - Jamie Muffett
Referenced in this Episode
Direct links to things we brought up ++
Attend eVOcation >>
Check out Symphony Space >>
Become a member of Voice Actors of NYC >>
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Get involved with 100voiceswhocare >>
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