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Voices.com Acquires California Casting, Project Management Platform Voicebank.net
Friday 11 August 2017

11 August 2017 - Canadian audio and voice over products online marketplace Voices.com has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire US-based casting and project management workflow platform Voicebank.net, the company said.

Voicebank is utilised 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, Voicebank.net is the leading platform for talent and management agents.

Production, creative and advertising companies utilise the technology-enabled platform to post opportunities, identify and communicate with talent and their representation and manage and complete engagements through VoiceBank.net's digital platform.

Combined, Voices.com and VoiceBank.net 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, VoiceBank.net will immediately benefit from Voices.com's deep investment in its technology and systems. Production companies and corporate clients will now be able to turn to Voices.com for all of their audio and voice over requirements, large and small.

This news follows Voices.com's announcement of an USD 18m 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.

Founded in 2005, Voices.com 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, www.voices.com, records approximately two m 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.
Details
Date Published: 11/08/2017
Target: Voicebank.net
Country: USA
Sector: Advertising/PR
Type: Corporate acquisition
Financing:
Status: Agreed
Vendor:
Buyer: Voices.com
Comment:
Terms of the deal were not disclosed

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