Native to Venezuela and based in Seattle, USA, Elimar Ugueto, a Bilingual Voice-Over Artist, International Radio/TV Host, Video Producer, and Singer, spent over two decades informing, educating, & entertaining a global audience. She has 25+ years of experience in marketing, public relations, communication, and the media industry, and spent more than two decades in the Northwest Pacific.
At 16, Elimar made her first TV appearance on a show aired by TRT in Venezuela, “The Happy Hour,” and played its host consecutively for three years. Next, she took a flight to the USA to pursue bigger dreams. Elimar has had the privilege to host top international TV/Radio shows such as “Sounders FC en Acción”, a TV show by Univision Seattle. She was also the semi-finalist of the ESPN Reality TV Show, "Dream Job - El Reportero," and topped a nationwide audition to play host for "El Hogar del Fútbol," an Xbox and Verizon World Cup Brazil 2014 Show. Elimar also hosted ViVaVision! in Los Angeles and co-produced & served as an announcer for ESPN Deportes Seattle radio shows, "Contacto Deportivo Seattle" and “Zona de Strike.”
Over the years, Elimar has worked as a freelancer, on camera & behind the screen, for local, national, and international names, like Microsoft, Amazon, Google, FIFA, MLS, MLB, T-Mobile, FIFA, Comcast Xfinity, and Boeing. A versatile voice-over actress with natural charisma. Beside her native Venezuelan accent she is also capable of speaking Mexican, Latin American, Colombian, Cuban, and Castilian (Iberian Spanish) accents and specializes in English to Spanish voice-overs. Elimar has also worked with Jhonson & Jhonson, Verizon Wireless, Xbox, Red Bull North America, Univision Deportes Network, and Seattle Mariners, to name a few.
A decade in front of the lens helped Elimar decode the science behind the production and become a Video Producer while with Univision Seattle. She has produced, co-produced, and directed many radio and TV adverts, corporate videos, and shows, and recently produced a short film, “Phone Hacking”, the film participated and won awards at film festivals worldwide, including Istanbul Film Awards, Stockholm Film and Television Festival, Imagine Rain Independent Film Awards, Renderyard Film Festival, and Hispanic Film Festival. She also enjoys photography.
Besides a Master of Ceremonies and Video Producer, Elimar is a lead singer and the founder of E276, a Rock-Pop band. E276 burst into the music scene in 2004 and recorded two albums “Quién es Quién” (Who is Who) and "Un Día Como Hoy" (A Day Like Today). Years later, she founded Orquesta "La Grande del Northwest," (Tropical Music) and Elimar en Acústico (Spanish ballads). Elimar also sings solo locally and along the West Coast and has performed in more than 600 shows at 70+ venues across the USA.
In addition, Elimar is an avid entrepreneur and runs a marketing & entertainment boutique agency Ugueto Marketing & Entertainment. She also founded MiMundoCripto.com, an educational hub focused on cryptocurrency & Blockchain and Fantasia Characters, costumes for hire.
Elimar also serves as a voice-over and public speaking coach and fuses her vast experience, expertise, and talent to help others build confidence, groom their skills, and captivate an audience. During her career, she has overcome many adversities & actively speaks as a Keynote Speaker/Inspirational Speaker to share her lived lessons to empower and educate others.