Shelley Cohen

Shelley Cohen

Membro à 2 anos •
"Friendly, welcoming, warm, sincere with clear diction"

Shelley Cohen is one of Canada's top telephony voice talents (since 1990), including for the country’s second largest telecommunications service provider, Rogers, with many corporate, commercial, e-learning videos/CDs, government and corporate websites, and webinar voiceovers. Clients include National Defence, Canada Revenue Agency, Global Affairs Canada, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada, Lauzon Sound, MacArthur Renovations, Bali Furniture, the Learning Disabilities Association, and the War Amps. She also introduced the recipients of the 2016 and 2017 Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence. Also, as a certified instructor facilitator, Shelley trains and coaches those wanting to get started in the voiceover business!


Diploma - Radio Broadcast Communications - British Columbia Institute of Technology
Radio Announcer - 5 years commercial radio, 5 years public radio
Certified Instructor/Facilitator - Langevin Learning Services


1990 – Present - Virtual Receptionist – Voicemail and On-Hold services, COHM Technologies. Clients include Rogers, The Shopping Channel (TSC), PC Financial/Mastercard, Canada Post, Chapters Indigo, Chateau Whistler Resort, National Gallery of Canada plus many more across North America, Bermuda, Barbados and Brazil.
2020 E-learning Voice Actor – Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority, Behaviour Management Bartmart
2019 E-learning Voice Actor – Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority, Compliance Assistance Module on Emergency Planning Bartmart
Radio PSAsVoice Actor / Producer Toronto and Ottawa African Music FestivalsVocal Dynamo Productions
VideoVoice Actor – Nine explainer Web videos - Elections Canada 2019 Voter Information - General Assembly Productions Centre (G.A.P.C.)
Voice Actor – What is the Canadian Technology Accelerator? Global Affairs Canada - R&D Creative - G.A.P.C.
Voice Actor - Walking Tour for Exhibitors Canadian Museum of History
Voice Actor - How to Expunge Your Record - Parole Board of Canada - R&D Creative G.A.P.C.
2018 VideoVoice Actor – 4 videos - CETA - Global Affairs Canada, R & D Creative G.A.P.C.
TVVoice Actor – 2019 Federal Election Test - Elections Canada – Acart AdvertisingG.A.P.C.
VideoVoice Actor / Producer – Animation Video - Voices.comVocal Dynamo Productions
Radio Commercial – Voice Actor / Producer Ottawa African Festival 2018Vocal Dynamo Productions
E-learningVideo - Voice Actor / Producer – “Firefighter Evaluator Training” Dept. of National Defence
Presentation Presenter – “Presenting…YOU! For IM Professionals” ARMA 2018 Spring ConferenceVerney Event Management
VideosVoice Actor – “One GC” (3 versions) – Treasury Board of Canada G.A.P.C.
2017 WorkshopCreator/Facilitator – ‘Your Voiceover Launch’Fat Dog Productions
Presentation Presenter – “Presenting…YOU! For IM Professionals” ARMA 2017 ConferenceVerney Event Management
E-learningVoice Actor - Integrated Management System (IMS) 2017 – Transport Canada Fat Dog Productions
TelephonyVirtual Receptionist – Airex and OctacomBluArc Communications
VideoOn-Camera – Nurse – Physician-Patient Communication Course - Canadian Medical Protection Association (C.M.P.A.)
2016 AnnouncerRecipient biographies announcer - Prime Minister's Awards for Teaching Excellence - 2017 & 2016
2015 TelephonyVirtual Receptionist - Parry Communications
Virtual Receptionist - Billet Precision SystemsIn-house production
Video Voice Actor – Web video – "International Anti-Cartel Day" - Competition Bureau - R&D CreativeBartmart
Voice Actor – "Stick Mom" – Animated video for "Online Mail" & "CRA's Mobile App" - Canada Revenue Agency –
R & D Creative - G.A.P.C.
2014VideoProducer – Military Personnel Management Capability Transformation (MPMCT) / GuardianDept. of Nat. Defence
Voice Actor – Fall 2014 Webinar – MPMCT: Changing the Way we do BusinessDND
Voice Actor – Four 'callers' with varying accents – Service Canada Webvoicer Productions
Voice Actor – “Welcome to Canada” – Canada Border Services Agency – R&D CreativeBart Mart Productions
2013VideoOn-Camera – Senior Nurse – “Disruptive Behaviour” C.M.P.A.
VideoNarrator – SAMSCA: Long MOA – Otsuka Canada Pharma. Inc. G.A.P.C.
E-learningVoice Actor – Animated training video – National Defence G.A.P.C.
VideoVoice Actor / Avatar – "Online Training" - National DefenceG.A.P.C.
2012Web VideoVoice Actor – “How to...for cars” Bart Mart
On-cameraActor – “Head Nurse Elizabeth” – “The Dream Team”C.M.P.A.
VideoVoice Actor – 5 “Force One” videos – National Defence Continental Productions
2011Voice Actor – “Strategic Plan 2012-17” – Algonquin College G.A.P.C.
Voice Actor – Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s 2011 Mortgage Consumer Survey Bart Mart
2010Voice Actor – “Canada’s Creative Economy Capital” – OCRI G.A.P.C.
E-learningVoice Actor – “Welcome to BCD Online Tutorial” Foreign Affairs and International Trade
Web VideosVoice Actor – “Welcome to Canada” Web videos for Mexico and Czechoslovakia – Citizenship & Immigration Canada – G.A.P.C.
2009VideoWriter – “Geomapping for Energy & Minerals: Partnering for Northern Prosperity” Web video
Natural Resources Canada
VideoActor – On-camera – Canada Post safety training videoStonehaven Productions
Voice Actor – “CODE: Development through Education” G.A.P.C.
2008Voice Actor – Jumpstart Program - The War AmpsWar Amps
2007RadioWriter / Producer – “Spirit & Intent: Aboriginal Treaties” exhibition PSALibrary and Archives Canada
Voice Actor – 2 PSA’s – Team Royal Lepage Home & Garden Tour for Chrysalis House Sound Venture
2006VideoActor – Off-Camera – Several personas – Training video – Canada CustomsImage Tree Studios
2005-06 AudioVoice Actor – Cassettes for Blind – Tax Forms & Guides – Canada Revenue Agency Sound Venture
TVVoice Actor – (2) Radio Commercials – Canada Mortgage & HousingAcart Advertising
2004VideoVoice Actor – Training Video – National Bank of Canada Swat Films, Montreal
TV Voice Actor – 7 Commercials - Beechwood Cemeteries Christine Mercier Productions
Voice Actor Web demo – eAppraisal Healthcare Halogen Software
Voice Actor PSA - TV – The War Amps “Jumpstart” program – National War Amps
Actor – On-camera - “License to Grill”Knight Productions
Voice Actor – CD-ROM – Status of Women CanadaReel Impact Video
Voice Actor - PSA – Learning Disabilities Association of CanadaDelta Media / G.A.P.C.
2003PSAVoice Actor - PSA – Radio – The War Amps “Keytag” program – National War Amps of Canada
WEBVoice Actor – Web demos – “eAppraisal & eAppraisal Healthcare Software” Halogen Software
TVVoice Actor – Commercial – “Canada Day in the Capital” – N.C.C. -CBOT Carleton Productions
2002CD-ROMVoice Actor – Instructional CD for nurses - Soc. of Oby/Gyn. Of Canada Total Creation Productions
VideoVoice Actor – Educational Video (30,000 copies) – The Senate of Canada Senate Communications
TVVoice Actor – PSA – Ringette – Canadian Ringette Association Reel Impact Video
2001TVVoice Actor – PSAs – Perimenopause & Menopause - Soc. of Oby/Gyn. of Can.-1 Radio / 1 TVTotal Creation
Voice Actor - Bali Furniture - 2 commercials – CJOH & CBC TVReel Impact Video
Voice Actor - Two PSA’s – “Global Climate Change” – Volunteer Central Registry - 1 Radio/1 TVG.A. P.C.
1999TVWriter / Voice Actor - 2 commercials - Delcom International CBC Television Productions
CD-ROMs Voice Actor - Crane Operator Instructions - Ontario Engineering Society G.A.P.C.
Voice Actor - Agri-Can Services - Agriculture Canada Archaemedia
1998TVWriter – Commercial – Boyne, Clarke Lawfirm, CBHT-TV – Halifax
1997TVHost – Corporate video, on-camera – “Child Care Council of Ottawa-Carleton”Bull & Fish Productions
Voice Actor – Corporate video, off-camera – “Ottawa-Carleton Safety Council”“ ““
CORP. VIDEOS Voice Actor – Training video, Dept. of Transport - CD Rom, Autoskill, Image Projection Studios
Voice Actor – Introduction to Canadian Exporters’ Awards Presentations MTR Productions & G.A.P.C.
1995 – 96Voice Actor – Audiocassette for the Blind Human Resources Development Canada, T-Base
Writer / Narrator – Corporate videos, off-camera - “All Events Party Planning”Reflections Video
“The Rideau Canal Skateway: Keep the Love Alive” – National Capital Commission (N.C.C.) & The Royal Bank Group & “Canada Day Family Celebration Contest” – N.C.C. & Canadian Tire, Theresa Seguin Productions (1995 & 1996 productions)
Actress – Commercial – on-camera – MacArthur Renovations, CBOT-TV. Narrated many commercials off-camera for CBOT from 1985 - 1995
1984 – 94Host – Introductory video – on-camera - “The Meridian Telephone System”, Bell Northern Research
Anchor – Video newsletter - on-camera - “NucleoNews”, Atomic Energy, R. Charbonneau Productions
Presenter – Industrial video - on-camera - “Policy of Recognition” – Treasury Board of Canada, Mainstreet
Voice Actor – Off-camera - Introduction to “Rest and Relaxation”. Others include Eastern Breeders, Department of Transport, Canada Parks, Health & Welfare Canada, Official Languages Commission, and many more.
RADIO Narrator – “Romance Novels”, CBC FM – “Ideas” – ACTRA Award winning 3 part series.
2 Radio dramas – CHEZ-FM, one ACTRA Award winning.
Writer / Broadcaster – Wrote, edited and broadcast tape documentaries, including a 13-week series, “To Your Health”, CBC AM Network
1989 – 1990 Fill-in Announcer – Host - “The Bert Adkins Show”, “CBO Morning”, “Radio Noon” and “All In A Day”; local FM weather and entertainment inserts; News Reader – “Radio Noon” & “All In A Day”
1984 – 1990Traffic Commentator – CBO Radio
1981 – 1983Announcer / Host – CHIM-FM, Kelowna, B.C.
1979 – 1981Announcer / Host – CKQR- AM, Castlegar, B.C.


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