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15 November 2012
JOE CIPRIANO ADDS HIS INDELIBLE VOICE TO THE BENZTOWN VOICEOVER ROSTER
Broadcast Luminary to Offer Voiceover Services to Local Radio Stations
Benztown today announced that Joe Cipriano will add his talents to the Benztown voiceover offering, making this distinctive and versatile voice talent available to its radio station partners for customized, high quality local radio imaging.
Check out Joe Cipriano on The Today Show, alongside his peers Don LaFontaine, George DelHoyo and Mark Elliott.
Cipriano is probably best known as the voice of FOX-TV Network. He is also one of the signature voices at CBS, where his voice is closely associated with some of CBS Television’s brightest comedies, including “Two and a Half Men”, “Mike and Molly” and others. For the past two years, Cipriano has been the announcer for NBC’s hit show, “America’s Got Talent,” he’s one of the promo voices for ESPN and is the “voice” of Chef Morimoto on Iron Chef America. He has been the signature voice of “The Food Network”, “Hallmark Channel,” “Lifetime Channel” and NBC, where he vocally represented their lineup of Dramas, including “Heroes,” “ER” and “Law and Order.” Cipriano has been the live announcer for many of television’s biggest events, including the Grammy Awards, the Emmy Awards and “VH1 Honors,” among others. He has worked as an on-air personality at radio stations including KIIS-FM, Los Angeles; KKHR, Los Angeles; KHTZ-FM, Los Angeles; WRQZ, Washington, D.C.; WKYS, Washington, D.C. WDRC-AM/FM, Hartford, CT; and WWCO-AM/FM, Waterbury, CT.
Dave “Chachi” Denes, President of Benztown, said: “From the early beginnings of my radio career at KFMB in San Diego and the start of the Benztown Voice Over Group in 2009, Joe has been an inspiration to me. He is a VO icon and having him on our roster is not only an honor but also a benchmark to how far we’ve come as a company in the last few years. Now stations of all formats, market sizes and budgets have access to one of entertainment’s finest voices and broadcasters through Benztown.”
Cipriano said: “I’ve known Chachi for quite some time, and this is the perfect collaboration for both of us. Benztown is doing some first-class work with some of the best stations in the world. I’m proud to join them and their affiliates in creating innovative station imaging that sets them apart in their markets.”