Ron Knight

Member for 7 years •
"National, Global, Leisure Destinations to Heartfelt"
Ron Knight

Nationally recognized sound has lent itself to warm and robust reads for corporate narration, heart felt joy of family fun and leisure entertainment brands and attractions, character voices from animation to video games. From Quick, clever and caffeinated on the spot, off the top improvs, to sincere compelling medical and financial reads, versatility has always been Ron's top playing card in 30 years of voiceover...

 Training

Ron's background education includes Entertainment Television at USC and UCLA; and supplements his skills with ongoing training in Manhattan: Film and Motion Picture Soundtrack Scoring at New York University (featuring the late Buddy Baker of Walt Disney Studios); Script Analysis, Comedy, Characters and Improvisation for Commercials at the School for Film and Television; Improv and Comedy with Chicago City Limits; Stand Up Comedy with The American Comedy Institute, and has appeared at Caroline's, Stand Up New York, Don't Tell Mama, and other clubs and dates. He has taught voiceover with nationally recognized training programs and is a noted national voiceover coach with 24 years in New York City, LA, East Coast and West Coast markets.

 Experience

Credits include Director's Pool at Marvel Productions, Saturday Morning and specials cartoon fare for CBS, HBO, national network voice for Nickelodeon, The Travel Channel, ABC Wide World of Sports; national host and on air talent for Sirius Satellite Radio (Arts & Entertainment, Bravo, Inside Sirius & Horizons); NFL Properties, KFC-Pepsi-Co, Burger King, Budget Rent-A-Car, Seven-Eleven, ERA Real Estate, Macy's, Giant Foods, Safeway, MAC ATM cards, BMW, Universal Studios, Disney Resorts, AMC National Cinemedia, DMI Retail networks, Delta In Flight, and other leading advertisers and brands; casting and soundtrack direction for Central Park Media, Colossal Pictures-King Features. The National Voice of Tiger Toys, Canon, and leading installation productions at Universal Studios, WDI - Disney Resorts and Parks, Disney-MGM Post Group. Industrial accounts include Hewlett Packard, Merck Medco, Pfizer, AT&T, FutureCom, FAO Schwarz, Hallmark - Castle Rock Children's Records and numerous other credits in both front of the microphone and in back of the casting desk. He has added color, presentation and humor to many corporate trade show events as announcer, emcee and host.

 Specials

Own Studio in house and can FTP, Source Connect, Sound Streak Voiceovers to your studio, or can fully produce as needed in mine.

In a rush? Ask about instant studio connect or 24 hour turnaround for delivered digital files.

Training, Seminars, Workshops and Keynotes:
Ron Knight's training curriculums, courses and workshops have been used and employed by leading broadcast institutions and organizations including IBCI; Berkley Productions / Great Voice Company in New York, (as featured on David Letterman and CBS News; Connecticut School of Broadcasting, Creative Acting Company in Manhattan, the legendary Los Angeles Broadcast Workshops in LA, the Jingle Singers Workshops and Voice Over Training Boot Camps for Image One in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Presentations and panels on programming, creative voice and styling development, and "talent associated branding" for executives include the National Association of Broadcasters, many State Broadcasters Associations, the Intercollegiate Broadcasters Association, Meckler-Media, Jupiter Media Communications, Wacfest (World Animation Celebration) the Themed Entertainment Association - Urban Land Institute, The Computer Game Developers Conference, Mip-TV, MipCom, Milia, and the NIMBLE new media conferences. Workshops, panels, and highly entertaining keynotes available.