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Voices Announces 2020 Voicey Award Winners for Voice Over Industry

LONDON, Ontario -- Voices (Voices.com) announced the winners of the 2020 Voicey Awards through a week-long social media campaign. The leading marketplace for voice over services hosts these awards annually to showcase the voice actors who are at the top of their craft. The awards are based on performance metrics from the Voices platform and the winners this year thrived amidst a growing market for remote voice work during the pandemic.

"While we like to celebrate the success of our talent voice actors all year, the Voicey Awards provide a unique opportunity to highlight some of the hardworking actors on the Voices platform," says David Ciccarelli, CEO and founder of Voices. "These talented voice actors rose to the challenge of the increase in demand for their services in 2020."

THE 2020 AWARD WINNERS ARE:

* People's Choice Favorite Demo: Leah Arscott, "Conversational COMMERCIAL DEMO - Millennial - Athletic - Comedic - Confident - Uplifting - Inspiring - Wendy's - Nike - FedEx - Mercedes Benz - Whole Foods - Leah Arscott"

* Best New Demo: Lynette Mieglitz, "HEALTH and HAPPINESS with Lynette Mieglitz episode 5"

* Best Demo: Chris Roman, "characters, impressions"

* Best Female Voice Actor: Rachael West

* Best Male Voice Actor: Dean Wendt

In addition to the top five awards, Voices awarded 14 category awards for voice talent who excelled in specific categories of work.

THE WINNERS ARE:

1. Animation: Candice Johnson

2. Audiobooks: Meghan Grant, MD

3. Business: Dean Wendt

4. Documentaries: Wayne Scott

5. Educational: Becky Shrimpton

6. Internet Ad: Rachael West

7. Internet Video: Rachael West

8. Movie Trailers: Louise Saint-Claire

9. Podcasting: Christophe Caysac and Xavi Parellada

10. Radio: John Q. Kubin

11. Telephone: LM Floyd

12. Television: John Q. Kubin

13. Videogames: Tim Simmons

14. Voice Assistant: Kristy Reed, Luca Papp, Kelly Borbridge, and Keaton Talmadge

ABOUT VOICES

Voices is the largest marketplace for audio and voice over products and services in the world, with over 1 million members. Since 2005, the biggest and most beloved brands have entrusted Voices to help them find their voice. Headquartered in London, Canada, Voices helps service clients and voice talent in over 160 countries.

Learn more: https://www.voices.com/

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Trends for Creative Services Industries from Voices.com’s 2021 Annual Trends Report

LONDON, Ontario -- Voices.com has released their tenth annual trends report that looks at creative services industries - including advertising, education, media, entertainment, technology, and more - and provides insights into trends that impacted them in 2020 and makes predictions for trends in 2021. The report is based on a survey of creative professionals and leverages Voices.com's vast internal data.

The 2021 Annual Trends Report showcases that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted creative services industries across the board, accelerating digital transformation and changing both content strategies and the way businesses are doing work. 43% of survey respondents are doing more work with freelancers and over 50% of survey respondents are making more internet videos this year.

Survey respondents indicated four trends that were impacting their businesses:

* 52% cited a shift to remote work

* 33% cited an increased demand for eLearning content and online training

* 20% cited the growing digital audio advertising space

* 18% cited the increased popularity of voice-powered applications and devices

"2020 was a year that changed everything-when people did old things in new ways," says Voices.com CEO and founder, David Ciccarelli. "More than ever, it's important for brands to emotionally connect with their customers, and to do so in a safe way. Voice is proving to be both a medium and a means of creating emotion and is emerging as a key trend in our increasingly touchless world."

To view the report, "2021 Annual Trends Report: Communicating through voice and video in a remote world," and to discover even more trends visit https://www.voices.com/company/press/reports/2021-annual-trends-report

About Voices.com

Voices.com is the largest marketplace for audio and voice over products and services in the world, with over one million members. Since 2005, the biggest and most beloved brands have entrusted Voices.com to help them find their voice. Headquartered in London, Canada, Voices.com helps service clients and voice talent in over 160 countries. Learn more: https://www.voices.com/

Media Contact:
Michelle Melski
michelle.melski@voices.com
1-888-359-3472 ext. 536

Related link: https://www.voices.com/

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Now Deliver High-Quality Voice Over at Scale with Voices Enterprise from Voices.com

TORONTO, Ontario -- Voices.com, the world's largest marketplace connecting businesses to voice over talent, announced the launch of Voices Enterprise, an enterprise-level membership plan that offers creative teams the flexibility and support needed to deliver high-quality voice over at scale.

Voices Enterprise aims to save members time and money by shortening feedback loops, getting creative teams up to speed on all things voice over, and helping them align internal workflows with voice over acquisition.

Voices Enterprise follows closely behind the launch of Voices.com's first annual membership plan, Voices Plus, in January of this year. This exclusive, top-tier membership plan includes all the benefits of Voices Plus, while also boasting a customizable package designed to help clients - such as agencies, software companies, and entertainment businesses - solve some of their biggest problems in sourcing voice over for their creative projects.

Voices Enterprise customers will receive features like consolidated monthly billing, flexible payment options, and custom agreements.

"Something we've observed over the last year is the increasing need of Global 2000 enterprises with complex projects," says David Ciccarelli, CEO and founder of Voices.com. "These complex projects often require a higher volume of voice over and more alignment between how the enterprise operates as a business and how they source voice over. Voices Enterprise offers a solution to that complexity, and more."

Contact Voices.com today to discuss if Voices Enterprise is right for you.

More information: https://www.voices.com/plans/enterprise

About Voices.com

Voices.com is the largest marketplace for audio and voice over products and services in the world, with over one million business and voice actor registered users. Since 2005, the biggest and most beloved brands have entrusted Voices.com to help them find their voice. Headquartered in London, Canada, Voices.com helps service clients and voice talent in over 160 countries. Learn more: https://www.voices.com/

Media Contact:
Michelle Melski
michelle.melski@voices.com
1-888-359-3472 ext. 536

Related link: https://www.voices.com/

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