Over the last 20+ years Toby has developed his skill behind the microphone to become a force in world-class voice artistry with clients around the world raving about the quality of his work, the speed of delivery, and affordability of his rates.
Toby has wide range of experience:
Pirate radio in the UK in the early 1990s
Community radio in New Zealand in the late 1990s
4 years at the New Zealand Broadcasting School resulting in a degree in Broadcasting Communications
5 years in commercial radio in New Zealand
Managing Director of a commercial voice recording studio in 2005, which grew to be a respected international production house.
Became a full time-voice over in 2013 and is now working from a world-class home studio in possibly the most picturesque part of the entire world!
Currently runs a voice training school which has been running for 9 years training new aspiring voices entering the industry, and helping intermediate and seasoned pros with their audio and business skills.
In 2018 was nominated for 6 awards at the One Voice Awards in London, winning 4 of them. Later that year nominated for 2 SOVAs awards in TV commercial categories.
In 2019 again won Voice over of the Year at the One Voice Awards in London, as well as best documentary read, and best TV/web commercial read.
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