Cope Management/VO Express - About Us
The voice of your creative demands.
About Cope Management
VO Express the voice your creative demands. This is the promise of Cope Management.
We will connect you quickly and wisely to the right talent whose voice will produce the kind of impact your creative demands.
We have selected the very best voice-over performers in film and television. The range of their talents and the depth of their working histories is why these few individuals work like they are hundreds. And it is why you can be sure they will meet your needs too.
All of us at Cope Management look forward to helping you express your creative vision.
Minister of VO Solutions
Debbie Cope, founder and managing director of Cope Management saw a better way to help film and television producers connect quickly with the voice talent they need to express their creative projects in bold, fresh new ways.
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After working both sides of the table, as a casting director and then a talent agent, Debbie saw the future and became the industry's very first voice-over manager. Debbie hand picked a small stable of voice actors and narrators and groomed them to meet the specific needs of entertainment marketing and promotion campaigns.
Building on the strength and depth of her relationships with producers and talent, Cope Management has been producing spectacular results for both, for over 25 years.
Copes innovative use of the latest digital technology makes it easier than ever for producers to hear, audition, and record the right voice, right now. Debbie prides herself in helping producers solve their creative challenges.
Sara Thomas is entering her 5th year with the Cope Management team. With a surplus of experience in production, including a good number of years at Sony, Paramount and The Ant Farm.
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Sara is tremendously qualified and knowledgeable when it comes to the complex world of promo, trailer and home entertainment.
Sara's experience, comprehension and know how are equally matched by her positive personality and sharp sense of humor. When she is not working on marketing and booking Cope Management's wide variety of VO artists. Sara enjoys painting, playing tennis and traveling the globe.
Junior Account Executive
Jaling, an alumna of California State University Northridge, has been an amazing asset from day one.
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She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in Cinema and television specializing in Electronic Media Management. With her positive energy and her go-getter attitude, Jaling is a Jack of all trades. She not only handles our talents contracts, VO castings, and bookings, but she also assists in marketing our amazing talent to new and old clients. In her free time, Jaling enjoys staying active. Whether she is practicing her aerial tissue skills, playing soccer, traveling the world with her hubby, or running a 10 K race, Jaling is always doing something adventurous.
Keeper of the Skins
Just because Tracy handles our books does not mean she is just another quiet accountant type - she is actually just the opposite!
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Tracy is a trained actress and a hilarious improviser who can be seen on NBCs My Name is Earl as gun-toting mad woman, Dee Dee. Tracy has always had a brilliant zest for life before and after she became a cancer survivor. In addition to acting, writing and aiding the Cope Management Team since 1994, Tracy raises her teenage son Noah.
You can enjoy Tracy's website at www.TracyAshton.com
Director of Operations
We are thrilled to welcome Chaz to the Cope Management Team. She brings years of industry experience with her from previous time at Toy Box Ent. and Aspect Ratio.
More About Chaz
Chaz also comes with a great deal of on-set experience both in front of and behind the camera. Here at Cope, she manages the behind the scenes aspect of our business. Chaz happily executes talent contracts, bookings, and auditions. Her tenacious work ethic is an asset to those around her.
When Chaz isn't punching numbers for us she enjoys a wide spectrum of entertainment. From cheering on her favorite College Football team GEAUX TIGERS , attending Dodgers games, relaxing at the beach, or to a good old fashioned road trip Chaz lives life to the fullest.