is one of the few voice-acting instructors in the U.S. on "both sides of the glass" - as a Clio-winning Radio and TV commercial copywriter, producer and casting director, and as a working voice actor.
Creative Director of Cashman Commercials, he creates, casts and produces copy and music advertising for brand name Radio and TV clients.
Voted one of "The Best Voices of the Year" by
AudioFile Magazine - three times - Marc has also been heard voicing Radio and TV commercials, documentaries, animated series and videogames, e-Learning modules and over 100 audiobooks.
In addition to his production schedule, Marc
instructs voice-acting of all levels through his "The Cashman Cache of Voice-Acting Techniques" classes in Los Angeles, and as an adjunct professor of voice acting at California Institute of the Arts; and online coaching.
Marc is also a
keynote speaker at marketing and VO industry conferences,
and been interviewed in trade magazines and newspapers and on Radio, TV and Internet programs.
What They Say About Marc ...
"I enjoyed every moment of every class. I so looked forward to spending those informative, enriching, entertaining - and sometimes brutally challenging - evenings under your direction. "
- J.V. Martin
"He doesn't toss softballs, which means that you'd better be on your toes."
- Kevin Burke
"Your years of experience coupled with enormous talent enable you to zero in on each one of your student's abilities and potential with laser-like accuracy."
- Jordan Bonner
"He will identify the actor's strengths and weaknesses and get them ready for the mic in audition."
- Andrew Heyl
"He provides very honest feedback on how to improve your V-O technique, and Marc also has a great sense of humor!"
- Georgette Perna
"The copy was challenging, your direction was great, and I feel ready to step it up and get working."
If you've ever been challenged with making awkward, stilted commercial copy sound conversational, this new
VoiceOverXtra webinar is for you.
Acclaimed and multi-award-winning voice talent and coach Marc Cashman will pull back the V-O curtain and reveal secrets of how to make virtually any commercial copy sound fresh, authentic and non-announcery.
Marc pulls no punches with his voice-over coaching - but the punches land with care and good-natured humor.