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Voice Artist, VO Coach, & Co-Founder/VP SOVAS & VAA - Joan Baker (2014)

The Sound Architect Podcast (TSAP)

(TSAP S01E06) Throwback time to another Season 1 episode! In 2014, Sam chatted with Joan Baker! Joan is a voice artist, vo coach, & Co-Founder/VP of Society of Voice Arts and Science (SOVAS) & the Voice Arts Awards and more. As you can tell she is a woman of many talents! "They discuss her journey into VO and the challenge of being a POC during that time, her voice over work, her book Secrets of Voiceover Success and great advice!" Edited and restored by Sam Hughes This episode and so much more at: www.thesoundarchitect.co.uk YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TheSoundArchitect Twitter: @SoundDesignUK Facebook: facebook.com/thesoundarchitect.co.uk Instagram: thesoundarchitectofficial Stay up to date via our Monthly Newsletter as well: www.thesoundarchitect.co.uk/newsletter--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thesoundarchitect/message


1 Apr 2021

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How Blacks Made 'Clubhouse' Lit, Queen Joan Baker Talks How POC Can Break Into Voiceover Acting

Brown & Black

'Clubhouse' is the hottest and most exclusive app around right now. Jack and Mike discuss their experiences with the app and how Blacks have been the reason it has taken off. Voiceover Queen Joan Baker joins the show to discuss why there are no Black movie trailer voices today, why being bilingual is an advantage, and how POC can break into the business. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

1hr 6mins

14 Feb 2021

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EP176 Joan Baker & Rudy Gaskins: SOVAS Awards

Tsunami Healing

Joan Baker and Rudy Gaskins, Founders of the Society of the Voice Arts and Science Award Show and That’s Voiceover Career Expo, join us on EP176! Joan and Rudy break it down for us about the journey they have been on, answer your burning questions about the voice over industry, how they continue to bring these Amazing events to us in major cities, what inspires them to put so many resources out for people including their Podcast “Get Out There Series” and Joan’s Book “Secrets of Voice Over Success,” how they first met and so much more! Follow them on social media @societyvoicearts and find all the details at the link below: HOME


23 Mar 2020

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Joan Baker

The Passionistas Project Podcast

Joan Baker is a voice-over artist, teacher and coach. She is also the author of Secrets of Voice-Over Success. And along with her husband, Rudy Gaskins, she is the co-founder of the Society of Voice Arts and Sciences. SOVAS is a non-profit organization created to enhance opportunities for gainful employment across all aspects of the voice-over industry and its related fields. Learn more about Joan and SOVAS. Learn more about The Passionistas Project. Listen to Joan's Bonus Material:BONUS: Joan Baker on the challenges of doing voice over BONUS: Joan Baker on almost introducing Obama BONUS: Joan Baker the Voice Arts Awards and That's Voice Over BONUS: Joan Baker on her mantras BONUS: Joan Baker on Josephine Baker BONUS: Joan Baker on her pop culture icons


19 Dec 2018

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The Go Get It Podcast With Corey Dissin

In this episode of The Go Get It Podcast With Corey Dissin. . .we spend some time with voice over actress, event organizer, and philanthropist. . . the one and only Joan Baker! Joan takes us back to her humble beginnings entering the voice over world, to writing her book Secrets of Voice Over Success, to her creation of the Society of Voice Arts and Sciences and the birth and growth of That’s Voiceover and The Voice Arts Awards. Joan also provides some insight on cultivating a voice over career and the importance of paying it forward. Joan Baker: www.sovas.orgSponsored by VoiceZam, the Professional Voiceover Demo Player.Producers love VoiceZam's innovative Player and talent love VoiceZam's built-in marketing tools. Visit www.VoiceZam.com for a free trial! Intro announcer Mark Peeples: www.markpeeples.com Featured voice talent Joey Pepin: www.joeypepin.comAudio production courtesy of Christopher Dissin: soundcloud.com/distanceproductionsCorey Dissin - Media Manager. Motivator. Mentor.Website: www.coreydissin.com LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/coreydissin Twitter: www.twitter.com/bigdaddydissin Instagram: www.instagram.com/888.corey.84/ Youtube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCu4lSk5FJ2NB2Vr4X_-3D9w


12 Nov 2018

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043. Pat Fraley And Joan Baker Class Review

The Everything Voiceover Podcast

In the 43rd episode of The Everything Voiceover Podcast, Justin D. Torres talks about a class he took taught by Pat Fraley and Joan Baker called, "Go Big! And Don't Go Home!"


25 Apr 2018

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Joan Baker and Rudy Gaskins are “Disrupting our Ears”

Disruptor Series

From Siri to Alexa to the proliferation of animated shows and podcasts, the human voice is having a moment. And no one is relishing this moment more than the Society of Voice Arts and Sciences. Founded by actor and writer Joan Baker and Film and TV director Rudy Gaskins the Society of Voice Arts is on a mission to educate and celebrate the power and potential of speech and verbal communication for people, entertainment and brands. Listen in as Rob Schwartz, host of the Disruptor Series Podcast, unpacks this very vocal phenomenon.Credits Host - Rob Schwartz  Intro/Outro Voiced by Theresa Howard/Sophia Barnett Executive Producer - Dan Bradbury Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman


14 Mar 2018

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419: Voiceover Artist Joan Baker Tells How to Break into the Voiceover Industry

Support is Sexy Podcast with Elayne Fluker | Interviews with 500+ Successful Women Entrepreneurs!

On this episode of the Support is Sexy podcast, Joan Baker, co-founder of The Society of Voice Arts and Sciences (SOVAS), talks about breaking into the voiceover industry, how she learned to reframe rejection, and the mindset shift that opened up doors for her as an artist and an entrepreneur.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


26 Feb 2018

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Episode 20 - Diversity with Doug Melville Joan Baker and Rudy Gaskins

VO School Podcast

This week on the VO School podcast we are celebrating our 20th episode by honoring Black History Month with a show devoted to the founders of the Society of Voice Arts and Sciences (SOVAS), which boast the longest running and most prolific voice over conference in the world.This episode is guest hosted by chief diversity officer for international advertising agency TBWA, Doug Melville. Doug brings a wealth of knowledge to this episode. He is intimately familiar with the SOVAS mission, and he matches that mission as a vocal proponent of diversity in all its forms both in his day-to-day role within TBWA, and via his personal outreach on social media and public appearances.Joining us this week on the podcast are power couple, Joan Baker (voice actor and author of Secrets of Voiceover Success) and Rudy Gaskins (Emmy Award-winning producer and creative director). Joan and Rudy are the founders of the Society of Voice Arts and Sciences, a Not-for-Profit organization that brings education, job training and award recognition to the global voiceover community. They organize and present professional networking events, workshops, presentations, job opportunities and learning opportunities across America, and curate That’s Voiceover! Career Expo and The Voice Arts® Awards.In this episode we learn how Joan and Rudy established themselves in the industry, how they advocate for the concerted inclusion of talent from diverse backgrounds, where they believe the industry is heading, the importance of the human voice and how the collaboration of technology and voiceover presents new and exciting opportunities for voice actors.

1hr 4mins

14 Feb 2018

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ISP Episode 2 Part 3 Joan Baker

International Sonography Podcast

Join ISP host Jaime Fujikawa BS RDMS RDCS and co-host Laurinda Andrist MBA FSDMS for part 3 of our interview Joan Baker MSR RDMS RDCS FSDMS as we talk about the history of sonography and Joan's personal account of the journey through the profession.


8 Oct 2017