Company Press Press Releases Voices Acquires

Voices Acquires

London, ON | August 09, 2017

Voices, the largest global online marketplace for audio and voice over products and services, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire, a leading online platform for casting and project management workflow utilized by more than 1,600 of the top global advertising agencies, casting directors and creative, television and film production studios. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Launched in 1998 and based in California, is the leading platform for talent and management agents including those for well-known celebrity talent. Leading production, creative and advertising companies utilize the technology-enabled platform to post opportunities, identify and communicate with talent and their representation and manage and complete engagements through’s digital platform.

Combined, Voices and will address all segments of the market and include all engagement types from animation dubbing to global television spots to podcasts to gaming. While operating as separate platforms, will immediately benefit from Voices’s deep investment in its technology and systems. Production companies and corporate clients will now be able to turn to Voices for all of their audio and voice over requirements, large and small.

“The acquisition will create a new paradigm for the process of securing voice talent across the globe,” says Voices CEO and Founder, David Ciccarelli. “Years of customer feedback and an ongoing commitment to continue to revolutionize the voice over industry has resulted in this transaction. Acquiring will see Voices strengthening relationships in the community and further delivering on the evolving needs of clients and talent alike.”

“From early meetings, it was clear to me that our companies had much in common, including a similar vision for the future. That, in combination with it being the right time for each of us, resulted in this acquisition,” says Jeff Hixon, the CEO and Founder of for the past 19 years. “As a leading company in the voice over industry, this relationship with Voices will be an invaluable benefit for both and our customers.”

This news follows Voices’s announcement of an $18 million growth investment from Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital, positioning the Company to continue to cement its market leading positioning, invest in its technology and systems and better serve its clients, talent, and employees.

About Voices

Founded in 2005, Voices is the largest global online marketplace for audio and voice over products and services comprised of nearly half a million business clients and voice actors. Its flagship website,, records approximately two million unique visitors annually and has enabled over 250,000 transactions to date. Headquartered in London, Canada, the Company employs more than 100 people and has clients and voice talent in 139 countries. For more information, visit or follow Voices on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.