ABOUT STEVE BATES

With nearly two decades of professional experience, Steve Bates first voyaged into the world of voice overs in 2002. By 2007, he landed a voice role in the Canadian film, “Prevision”. Since then, Steve has voiced hundreds of T.V and Radio commercials, corporate branding and promotional videos, and even a few movie trailers (including one starring Julia’s brother, Eric Roberts).

Steve Bates is a freelance, non-union voice talent who has proudly voiced projects ranging from family-run businesses, to the top two highest-evaluated corporations on the planet (Saudi Aramco & Apple). Steve provides clients with the style and sound they seek, and is fast, reliable, and above all, professional.

COMMERCIAL DEMO

INDUSTRY NICHES

  • TV Advertising 
  • Radio Advertising
  • Social Media Pre-Roll Ads
  • Documentaries
  • White Board Explainer Videos
  • Short Film Narration
  • Podcast Intros and Outros                            
  • Movie Trailers      

STUDIO

  • Microphone: SENNHEISER MKH 416
  • Pre-Amp: WARM AUDIO WA73-EQ
  • Processor: HARMAN DBX 286S
  • Software: IZOTOPE RX6 AUDIO EDITOR

PORTFOLIO 

STEVE’S TRUSTED CLIENTS INCLUDE

  • TradeStops (NATIONAL TV)
  • Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (REGIONAL TV)
  • Find Your Northwest (REGIONAL TV)
  • Saudi Aramco
  • Apple
  • National Geographic
  • Marriott Key Tower
  • Park Hyatt Hong Kong
  • SurfShark VPN
  • World Smart City Organization
  • Mott Corporation
  • Australian Capital Territory Government
  • LifePro
  • El Tour Caribe
  • JokaSafe Thermal Safety Gloves
  • Osteocom: Dental Learning Platform
  • ThermoPlus (Termo+) Heat Pumps

TESTIMONIALS 

“Steve Bates is gifted with a golden voice. His professionalism and confidence came through immediately from the moment he walked into the studio to do some narrative work on my first feature film. He was also quick at understanding the nature and purpose of the material. Steve was a pleasure to work with and I would most definitely hire him again.” ~ Nicholas Vitis, Filmmaker

“Absolutely fantastic, highly recommended” ~ Ian Reed, Film Producer

“If you want to hire a pro who is reliable and talented, and fast….look no further. An Absolute pro!” ~ Paul Becker, Director, Actor, Choreographer 

“Great to work with, Great Job. Very pleased!” ~ John Van Houdt, Award-Winning Radio and TV Audio Producer