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Nashid Mateen

Veteran

Military Service

U.S. Marine Corps Lance Corporal

Experience

2 years served

Future

Seeking a career in arts & entertainment

Location

East Orange, NJ

About Nashid

Vietnam combat veteran enlisted 08/1969-05/1971. Woodturning is a passion that I’ve had since high school! High school graduate, retired. I tried unsuccessfully to get a sponsor for woodworking equipment to use for therapy for PTSD.

I worked many, many jobs since being discharged in 1971. Security is one of the many jobs that I worked.

While working security @ WGBH RADIO AND TV I was asked to do some voice recordings the engineers liked my voice, and I took workshops w/ onair radio personalities and I have recordings that I did that was played on BBC, NPR and WGBH.

So instead of begging for a sponsor for equipment for therapy are there any assistance in getting into voice acting?

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Questions by Nashid

one month ago

How do one with some experience in doing voice/over recording get more experience?

I worked @ a PBS radio/tv station and the engineer’s thought that I had a unique voice, so I...

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6 months ago

I’m seeking a sponsor or sponsors to give access to woodworking equipment?

I’m a service connected disabled Vietnam veteran learned woodworking in high school 1966/67 and I have a deep passion for...

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