NP Productions is a home-based audio production studio which operates within Cape Town, South Africa. The company’s core focus is client centered, with the aim to produce top quality audio for its clients which can then be utilized across various media platforms, including TV, radio and multimedia.
These productions could include (but are not limited to) the following: Voice recordings, audio imaging, sound design or advert production.
NP Productions would target small to medium size corporations who want to increase brand recognition, and save money by not needing to book big production houses. NP Productions would also target Creative agencies and regional or community radio stations with limited budget and assist in getting that “professional sound”.
About the Owner
Nic Pretorius has more than 10 years experience working in commercial radio and qualified with his B.A. degree in Media Production from UCT in 2007, producing the best Senior Research Project in his year. Deciding to expand further into the world of audio, Nic finished the Music Producer course at Cape Audio College, attaining a distinction for his final project.
Although most of his work is done behind the scenes, Nic can be heard from time making cameo appearances in radio adverts and promos, to reading news, traffic and sport. He has presented various shows on both community and commercial radio. Nic currently produces the 12-3pm show (Lunch with Leigh-Anne) on Good Hope FM, a popular commercial regional CHR format music station. He is responsible for much of the station’s promos including production for the breakfast show, and chart show. His skill in making promos and show moments come to life, coupled with strategical planning alongside the show’s presenters, awarded the Afternoon Drive a nomination for “best daytime radio show” and “best afternoon drive show” in the industry prestigious MTN Radio Awards ; going head – to – head with all major commercial stations in the country – and they took home the award for best afternoon drive show in South Africa in 2014!
Nic has produced hundreds of specific radio pieces, promos and radio adverts for both community and commercial radio across the country.
Throughout his high school career Nic was involved in a classical orchestra at a nearby international award winning music school where he was taught Classical Flute and various percussion instruments. In his spare time Nic plays drums (which he admits is one of his first loves) for his local church band, enjoys “chilling” with close friends and family, loves going to the movies and on cold days you can probably catch him gaming up a storm on his PS4!
Why choose us?
We aim to save your company money by not needing to book time at large production houses with huge overheads, and most importantly, to help you reach your radio and audio advertising goals.
Is your marketing strategy SOUND? Are you spending far too much on marketing that could better be spent elsewhere in your business? We will work with you and your budget.
We have access to some of the best voices in the industry! Put differently, you’ll get top quality audio at a very competitive price.