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Joanne Griffith | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 22, 2014

Joanne Griffith

Communicating Through Creativity
   United States
  |   North Hollywood, CA
  |  12:15 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $55

Warm. Authoritative. Compelling. Self confessed audio nut. Native Brit in LA. Joanne Griffith is an award winning international broadcast journalist, voiceover and writer. Having spent most of her career with the BBC, Joanne's native British voice has been used in a series of corporate training programs, commercials and documentaries in the UK and US, lending a bit of authentic Brit to services and businesses alike.

Technically proficient, your voice over project will be timed to perfection and edited ready to go.

Joanne really loves audio!

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Portfolio

Versatile voiceover with a native British accent. Great for radio/tv documentaries,...

Skills (8)

Tested
Voice Over
Narration
Content Writing
Audio Editing
Voice Talent
Article Writing
Journalism
Web Content

Service Description

With 15 years of broadcast production and management experience with the British Broadcasting Corporation, National Public Radio and other global outlets, Joanne Griffith is well versed in the development and execution of story telling, whether its providing the voice for a product, service or e-learning module or written material in house, online or a personal biography.

Joanne's written services have been used to give voice to new businesses online and in the real world. Her written skills also extend to long form projects, telling the stories of individuals as a ghost writer.

As a voiceover, Joanne adds identity to corporate and commercial campaigns with her warm and distinctive British voice. Fast and efficient yet personal.



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Employment

BBC
Freelance journalist and host
2007 - Present
Freelance journalist with the BBC in Los Angeles. In addition to producing features for BBC outlets in the UK, I also host a weekly history show on BBC Radio 5 Live. This is ongoing.
National Public Radio
Producer
2008 - 2009
Producer on the award winning show 'News & Notes'. Main duties included setting up guests, writing scripts and devising strand ideas. Show came off the air in March 2009 due to budget cuts.
BBC Radio 5 Live
Newscaster and reporter
2004 - 2007
Newscaster on the national station, BBC Radio 5 Live. I also reported on stories around the world, including Malawi, Barbados and various locations in Europe as part of the 5 Live Report...

Education

University of Westminster, London, UK
Post Graduate Diploma, Broadcast Journalism
1996 - 1997
University of Wolverhampton, UK
BA (Hons) American Studies and Politics
1993 - 1996

Keywords

ghost writing
web content
audio editing
podcast and video production
Native British voice over
warm
bright and authoritative
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