Entries Tagged as 'media releases'

MEDIA RELEASE – O’Connell Narrations Win National ‘Gold and Silver’

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BUFFALO, NY, May 26, 2016 – – Two unique video productions, narrated by national voice talent Peter K. O’Connell, have been awarded 1st and 2nd place by the National Auctioneers Association, in partnership with USA National Association of Auctioneers Marketing CompetitionToday. The annual National Auctioneers Association Marketing Competition awarded the top prizes to the O’Connell-narrated videos in the category of Best Auction Promotional Video from among scores of entries.

About National Auctioneers Association
Founded in 1949, the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to auction professionals. Headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., the NAA represents the interests of thousands of auction professionals in the U.S., Canada and across the world.

About Peter K. O’Connell
America’s Friendly, Neighborhood Voice-Over Talent, Peter K. O’Connell, has worked with a wide variety of companies from around the world in addition to these two videos awarded by the National Auctioneers Association. Some of Peter’s clients include General Electric, Kraft Foods, PBS Television Network, Shell Oil, Pitney Bowes, Western Union, Bacardi Rum, Highlights HIGH FIVE Magazine, Deloitte Canada, Rich Products, U.S. Army, Starz Cable Television Network, BlueCross BlueShield, SunSetter Awnings, Time Warner Cable, Harlequin Enterprises and Darien Lake Theme Park.

A multi-award winning voice talent who is often described as a natural born storyteller, Peter K. O’Connell’s voice-over productions have been heard globally in radio and TV commercials, medical narrations, television infomercials, political commercial voice-overs, TV network promos, e-learning narration projects (computer-based training, internet-based training and web-based training), PSA’s, message on-hold, as well as other video and media productions. Peter owns audio’connell Voice Over Talent, a division of O’Connell Communications, LLC and can be reached via audioconnell.com.
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Company Media Releases ON LINE:
http://www.audioconnell.com/media

Company Name Pronunciation:
au·dio·o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-oh-kah-nel) or au·di-o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-kah-nel)

Company Name Spelling:
Use lower case letters- audio’connell or audio’connell Voice Over Talent

Company Web:
http://www.audioconnell.com

Company Blog:
http://www.voxmarketising.com

O’Connell Voice-Over Resume:
http://www.audioconnell.com/clientuploads/pdf/OConnell_Peter_Voice_Over_Resume_151021.pdf

MEDIA RELEASE – Veraview Chooses O’Connell To Voice In-Arena Lacrosse Commercial

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BUFFALO, NY, March 10, 2016 – – Voice-Over Talent Peter K. O’Connell, whose voice has been heard on in-game commercials and promotions for many professional and colligate sports teams, has now added the National Lacrosse League (NLL) to his ‘list of leagues’ with his latest commercial voice-over project.

O’Connell’s voice was featured on an in-arena commercial on behalf of Buffalo-based VeraView. Veraview is the Official Video Conferencing Partner of the National Lacrosse League. Shown during game breaks at home games for the Buffalo Bandits and Rochester Knighthawks, the spots included players Ryan Benesch of the Buffalo Bandits and Matt Vinc of the Rochester Knighthawks.

View the spot below:

About Veraview

Founded in 2000, Veraview offers a diverse and experienced team of communications, network, and audio and visual professionals that understand today’s cutting edge applications and ever changing technologies. From a single room to an entire building, Veraview provides complete solutions tailored to meet your needs today while planning for tomorrow. Veraview’s communications solutions include video conferencing, recording and streaming, digital signage and presentation technology. Veraview’s audio and visual solutions enable multi-media presentation and collaboration. Veraview’s automation and control designs provide a seamless integration across systems. Veraview’s partnerships with leaders in global technology such as Microsoft, Polycom, and Crestron enable Veraview to provide a “best of breed” approach with your project and budget in mind.

About Peter K. O’Connell

America’s Friendly, Neighborhood Voice-Over Talent, Peter K. O’Connell, has worked with a wide variety of companies from around the world in addition to this most recent commercial project for Veraview as well as the National Lacrosse League’s Buffalo Bandits and Rochester Knighthawks. Some of Peter’s clients include General Electric, Kraft Foods, PBS Television Network, Shell Oil, Pitney Bowes, Western Union, Bacardi Rum, Highlights HIGH FIVE Magazine, Deloitte Canada, Rich Products, U.S. Army, Starz Cable Television Network, BlueCross BlueShield, SunSetter Awnings, Time Warner Cable, Harlequin Enterprises and Darien Lake Theme Park.

Described as a natural born storyteller, Peter K. O’Connell’s voice-over productions have been heard globally in radio and TV commercials, medical narrations, television infomercials, political commercial voice-overs, TV network promos, e-learning narration projects (computer-based training, internet-based training and web-based training), PSA’s, message on-hold, as well as other video and media productions. Peter owns audio’connell Voice Over Talent, a division of O’Connell Communications, LLC and can be reached via audioconnell.com.
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Company Media Releases ON LINE:
http://www.audioconnell.com/media

Company Name Pronunciation:
au·dio·o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-oh-kah-nel) or au·di-o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-kah-nel)

Company Name Spelling:
Use lower case letters- audio’connell or audio’connell Voice Over Talent

Company Web:
http://www.audioconnell.com

Company Blog:
http://www.voxmarketising.com

O’Connell Voice-Over Resume:
http://www.audioconnell.com/clientuploads/pdf/OConnell_Peter_Voice_Over_Resume_151021.pdf

MEDIA RELEASE – O’Connell Voices ‘Checkout Charlie’ for Tops Markets

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BUFFALO, NEW YORK, December 1, 2015 – – To help make the holidays a little happier for their customers across three states, Tops Markets is giving away $100.00 Tops Gift Cards to some lucky shoppers through the supermarket chain’s checkout coupon machines.

The northeast supermarket chain, in their new television commercial highlighting the Thanksgiving to Christmas giveaway, created a new, talking coupon machine character called ‘Checkout Charlie’. Tops selected professional voice actor Peter K. O’Connell to voice ‘Checkout Charlie’.

WATCH THE COMMERCIAL

About Tops Markets

Tops Markets, LLC, which is headquartered in Williamsville, New York, operates 162 corporate full-service supermarkets under the banners of Tops and Orchard Fresh, with an additional five supermarkets operated by franchisees. With approximately 14,450 associates, Tops is a leading full-service grocery retailer in Upstate New York, Northern Pennsylvania and Vermont.

About Peter K. O’Connell

America’s Friendly, Neighborhood Voice-Over Talent, Peter K. O’Connell, has worked with a wide variety of companies from around the world in addition to this most recent commercial project for Tops Markets. Some of Peter’s clients include General Electric, Kraft Foods, PBS Television Network, Shell Oil, Pitney Bowes, Western Union, Bacardi Rum, Highlights HIGH FIVE Magazine, Deloitte Canada, Rich Products, U.S. Army, Starz Cable Television Network, BlueCross BlueShield, SunSetter Awnings, Time Warner Cable, Harlequin Enterprises and Darien Lake Theme Park.

Described as a natural born storyteller, Peter K. O’Connell’s voice-over productions have been heard globally in radio and TV commercials, medical narrations, television infomercials, political commercial voice-overs, TV network promos, e-learning narration projects (computer-based training, internet-based training and web-based training), PSA’s, message on-hold, as well as other video and media productions. Peter owns audio’connell Voice Over Talent, a division of O’Connell Communications, LLC and can be reached via audioconnell.com.
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Company Media Releases ON LINE:
http://www.audioconnell.com/media

Company Name Pronunciation:
au·dio·o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-oh-kah-nel) or au·di-o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-kah-nel)

Company Name Spelling:
Use lower case letters- audio’connell or audio’connell Voice Over Talent

Company Web:
http://www.audioconnell.com

Company Blog:
http://www.voxmarketising.com

O’Connell Voice-Over Resume:
http://www.audioconnell.com/clientuploads/pdf/OConnell_Peter_Voice_Over_Resume_151021.pdf

MEDIA RELEASE O’Connell Delivers for Papa John’s Radio Campaign

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MIAMI, FLORIDA, July 31, 2015 – – Voice Talent Peter K. O’Connell was selected as the radio voice of a media promotion between Major League Baseball’s Miami Marlins and the third largest pizza company in the world, Papa John’s. Tying in a special on-line pizza combo package just for Miami Marlins fans, the radio campaign also allowed fans to choose from other specially priced pizza promos as well.

About Papa John’s

Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) is the world’s third-largest pizza delivery company. For 14 of the past 16 years, consumers have rated Papa John’s No. 1 in customer satisfaction among all national pizza chains in the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). Papa John’s is the Official Pizza Sponsor of the National Football League and Super Bowl 50. Papa John’s operates and franchises more than 4,600 locations in 34 countries around the world.

About Peter K. O’Connell

America’s Friendly, Neighborhood Voice-Over Talent, Peter K. O’Connell, has worked with a wide variety of companies from around the world in addition to this most recent project for Papa John’s. Some of Peter’s clients include General Electric, Kraft Foods, PBS Television Network, Shell Oil, Pitney Bowes, Western Union, Bacardi Rum, Highlights HIGH FIVE Magazine, Deloitte Canada, Rich Products, U.S. Army, Starz Cable Television Network, BlueCross BlueShield, SunSetter Awnings, Time Warner Cable, Harlequin Enterprises and Darien Lake Theme Park.

Described as a natural born storyteller, Peter K. O’Connell’s voice-over productions have been heard globally in radio and TV commercials, medical narrations, television infomercials, political commercial voice-overs, TV network promos, e-learning narration projects (computer-based training, internet-based training and web-based training), PSA’s, message on-hold, as well as other video and media productions. Peter owns audio’connell Voice-Over Talent, a division of O’Connell Communications, LLC and can be reached via audioconnell.com.

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NOTES TO EDITORS

Company Media Releases ON LINE:
http://www.audioconnell.com/media

Company Name Pronunciation:
au·dio·o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-oh-kah-nel) or au·di-o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-kah-nel)

Company Name Spelling:
Use lower case letters- audio’connell or audio’connell Voice-Over Talent

Company Web:
http://www.audioconnell.com

Company Blog:
http://www.voxmarketising.com

O’Connell Voice-Over Resume:
See resume here

MEDIA RELEASE – O’Connell Loans Voice To Hudson Heritage FCU For Radio Spots

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MIDDLETOWN, NEW YORK, June 7, 2015 – – Male Voice-Over Talent Peter K. O’Connell was secured by Hudson Heritage Federal Credit Union for a new radio campaign promoting their Home Equity Loan, Mortgage and Auto Loan programs. Celebrating their 75 Anniversary in 2015, Hudson Heritage FCU has twelve New York State branches in Orange, Ulster, or Dutchess counties including offices in Goshen, Harriman, Middletown, Montgomery, New Paltz, Newburgh, Pine Bush, Port Jervis and Washingtonville.

LISTEN TO A SAMPLE HERE

About Hudson Heritage Federal Credit Union

For 75 years, Hudson Heritage Federal Credit Union has been more than just banking. Hudson Heritage FCU exists solely to empower and support the financial growth of its members and their communities. Hudson Heritage FCU offers all of the full services that a big bank does, like checking, savings, loans, online banking and more. However, Hudson Heritage FCU doesn’t pay shareholders. Money is put back in the form of lower rates, member dividends, jobs, community support, financial literacy and philanthropy. Since 1940, Hudson Heritage Federal Credit Union has been helping members achieve their goals as well as manage and grow their finances.

Serving New York State’s Orange, Ulster, or Dutchess counties, Hudson Heritage is a not-for-profit cooperative association. Member accounts are fully insured up to $250,000 by the NCUA.

About Peter K. O’Connell

America’s Friendly, Neighborhood Voice-Over Talent, Peter K. O’Connell, has worked with a wide variety of companies from around the world in addition to this most recent project for Hudson Heritage Federal Credit Union. Some of Peter’s clients include General Electric, Kraft Foods, PBS Television Network, Shell Oil, Pitney Bowes, Western Union, Bacardi Rum, Highlights HIGH FIVE Magazine, Deloitte Canada, Rich Products, U.S. Army, Starz Cable Television Network, BlueCross BlueShield, SunSetter Awnings, Time Warner Cable, Harlequin Enterprises and Darien Lake Theme Park.

Described as a natural born storyteller, Peter K. O’Connell’s voice-over productions have been heard globally in radio and TV commercials, medical narrations, television infomercials, political commercial voice-overs, TV network promos, e-learning narration projects (computer-based training, internet-based training and web-based training), PSA’s, message on-hold, as well as other video and media productions. Peter owns audio’connell Voice-Over Talent, a division of O’Connell Communications, LLC and can be reached via audioconnell.com.

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NOTES TO EDITORS

Company Media Releases ON LINE:
http://www.audioconnell.com/media

Company Name Pronunciation:
au·dio·o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-oh-kah-nel) or au·di-o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-kah-nel)

Company Name Spelling:
Use lower case letters- audio’connell or audio’connell Voice-Over Talent

Company Web:
http://www.audioconnell.com

Company Blog:
http://www.voxmarketising.com

O’Connell Voice-Over Resume:
See resume here

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MEDIA RELEASE – O’Connell Transfers Voice To Western Union For Radio Campaign

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BUFFALO, NEW YORK, May 4, 2015 – – Mother’s Day is one of the busiest gift buying times of the year, with the National Retail Federation noting Mother’s Day as the 3rd largest in terms of consumer spending. One of the most popular gifts for Moms (and Dads too) is money. So this year Western Union, a leader in global payment services, crafted a national radio campaign to remind grown-up children about the best service to make sure money gets to Mom. America’s Friendly Neighborhood Voice-Over Talent, Peter K. O’Connell, was secured as a voice talent for Western Union’s national radio campaign.

About Western Union

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is a leader in global payment services. Together with its Vigo, Orlandi Valuta, Pago Facil and Western Union Business Solutions branded payment services, Western Union provides consumers and businesses with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send and receive money around the world, to send payments and to purchase money orders. As of March 31, 2015, the Western Union, Vigo and Orlandi Valuta branded services were offered through a combined network of over 500,000 agent locations in 200 countries and territories and over 100,000 ATMs and kiosks. In 2014, The Western Union Company completed 255 million consumer-to-consumer transactions worldwide, moving $85 billion of principal between consumers, and 484 million business payments. For more information, visit www.westernunion.com.

About Peter K. O’Connell

America’s Friendly, Neighborhood Voice-Over Talent, Peter K. O’Connell, has worked with a wide variety of companies from around the world in addition to this most recent project for Western Union. Some of Peter’s clients include General Electric, Kraft Foods, PBS Television Network, Shell Oil, Pitney Bowes, Bacardi Rum, Highlights HIGH FIVE Magazine, Deloitte Canada, Rich Products, U.S. Army, Starz Cable Television Network, BlueCross BlueShield, SunSetter Awnings, Time Warner Cable, Harlequin Enterprises and Darien Lake Theme Park.

Described as a natural born storyteller, Peter K. O’Connell’s voice-over productions have been heard globally in radio and TV commercials, medical narrations, television infomercials, political commercial voice-overs, TV network promos, e-learning narration projects (computer-based training, internet-based training and web-based training), PSA’s, message on-hold, as well as other video and media productions. Peter owns audio’connell Voice-Over Talent, a division of O’Connell Communications, LLC and can be reached via audioconnell.com.
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NOTES TO EDITORS

Company Media Releases ON LINE:
http://www.audioconnell.com/media

Company Name Pronunciation:
au·dio·o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-oh-kah-nel) or au·di-o’·con·nell (awe-de-oh-kah-nel)

Company Name Spelling:
Use lower case letters- audio’connell or audio’connell Voice-Over Talent

Company Web:
http://www.audioconnell.com

Company Blog:
http://www.voxmarketising.com

O’Connell Voice-Over Resume:
See resume here