2017 Voice Arts® Awards Winners

OUTSTANDING PROMO CAMPAIGN – TV OR WEB, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Jeff Wilburn
Title: NBA on TNT

OUTSTANDING LOCAL TV PROMO, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Diriki Mack
Title: KHOU11 News

OUTSTANDING PROMO DEMO REEL, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Mike Brang
Producer: Chuck Duran
Script Writer: Stacey Aswad
Video Producer: Mariana Brang

OUTSTANDING NATIONAL COMMERCIAL – TV OR WEB, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actors: Andy Barnett & Michael Schwalbe
Title: Wendy’s Double Stack 4 for $4 – Howler Monkeys
Producer: Shae Mermis

OUTSTANDING LOCAL COMMERCIAL -TV OR WEB, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Mukti Garceau
Title: Cirque du Soleil “La Nouba”

OUTSTANDING NATIONAL COMMERCIAL CAMPAIGN – TV OR WEB, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actors: Lori Alan & Brandon Paul Eells Valspar
Advertising Agency: FCB Chicago
Animation Studio: Flux Animation Studio
Audio/Post Production: Lord + Thomas

OUTSTANDING RADIO COMMERCIAL, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actors: J. Michael Collins & Jas Patrick
Title: Proper Cloth
Audio Engineer: A.J. McKay
Executive Producer: J. Michael Collins

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – CRIME & THRILLER, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Scott Brick
Title: Dead City, Book 1
Authors: Johnny Truant & Sean Platt
Executive Producer: James Tonn
Producer/Executive Producer: Greg Lawrence
Recording Studio: Amy Rubinate
Studio: Mosaic Audio

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – FICTION, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Scott Brick
Title: The Last Tribe
Author: Brad Manuel
Editor: Bob Evoniuk
Executive Producer: James Tonn
Producer/Executive Producer: Greg Lawrence
Proofer: Emily Derr

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – CLASSICS, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Sneha Mathan
Title: The God of Small Things
Author: Arundhati Roy

OUTSTANDING MOVIE TRAILER, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Jeff Wilburn
Title: Moonlight

OUTSTANDING NARRATION – TV, DIGITAL OR FILM, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Robert Clotworthy
Title: Ancient Aliens

OUTSTANDING NARRATION DEMO REEL, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Marisha Tapera
Audio Engineer: John Chominski
Producer/Director: Anne Ganguzza

OUTSTANDING TV OR RADIO COMMERCIAL – BEST SPANISH VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Christian Lanz
Title: Toyota “Santa” TV Commercial
Associate Director of Broadcast Production: Leandro Ekman
Creative Director: Claudio Vera
Executive Creative Director: Diego Yurkievich
Senior Art Director: Roy Pari
Senior Copywriter: German Libenson

OUTSTANDING TV PROMOS – BEST SPANISH VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Diego Osorio
Title: FOX Deportes – NASCAR “We Don’t Play”

OUTSTANDING PROMO DEMO REEL – SPANISH VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Salvador Camero
Voice Actor: Ruben Raffo Corrales
TV Producers: Andrés Garcia & Fernando Ramirez
Video Producer: Walter Lozano

OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL DEMO REEL, BEST SPANISH VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Gabriel Saint-Genez
Copywriting, Talent Direction & Production: Simone Fojgiel
Production, Editing, Mixing & Mastering: Antonio Fornaris
Voice Actor: Adriana Serna
Copywriting, Talent Direction & Production: Simone Fojgiel
Production, Editing, Mixing & Mastering: Antonio Fornaris

OUTSTANDING THEATRICAL MOVIE TRAILER – BEST SPANISH VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Fabián Toro
Title: Discovery Theatre HD
Creative Managers: Jaime Martinez & Jorge Otero
On Air Creative Producer: Eduardo Stern
Post Production: Mauricio Otero

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – FANTASY, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Simon Vance
Title: The Wolf of the North, Book 1
Author: Duncan M. Hamilton
Associate Producer: Emily Derr
Editor: Jon Siebum
Producer/Executive Producer: Greg Lawrence
Proofer: Hannah Grenfell

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – MYSTERY, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Lisa Flanagan
Title: The Unseen World
Author: Liz Moore
Director: Jayme Mattler

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – SCIENCE FICTION, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: John Malone
Title: Dredging Up Memories

OUTSTANDING STORYTELLING, BEST PERFORMANCE

Voice Actors: Ed Asner, John Wesley Shipp, David Gregory, Maddy Burns, Phil Carroll & Bill Burrows Powder Burns: An Original Western Audio Drama
Title: Episode 6: Psalms for a Broken Man
Casting Director: Donna McKenna
Composer: Benjamin James
Director/Engineer: Noah DeBiase
Writer/Executive Producer: David Gregory

OUTSTANDING CONSUMER SALES VIDEO, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actors: Julia Knippen
Title: NRG Community Solar

OUTSTANDING E-LEARNING, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Maria Pendolino
Title: How To Use A Female Condom
Client:: Boston Public Health Commission
Copywriter: Leslie Salas Karnes
Director/Editor/Animator: Pat Henderson
Executive Producer: Marjorie Nesin
Producer: Ali Ragan

OUTSTANDING SPOKEN WORD OR STORYTELLING – BEST PERFORMANCE

Voice Actor: Satauna Howery
Title: Wild Animal Sanctuary – You Felt Free

OUTSTANDING PODCASTS

Voice Actor: Chuck Duran & Stacey J Aswad
Title: VO Buzz Weekly
Camera Operator: Erik Fashingbauer
Host and Producer: Chuck Duran
Host, Producer and Writer: Stacey J Aswad
Guest: Paul Doherty

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – TEENS, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Adam Verner
Title: York: The Shadow Cipher
Author: Laura Ruby

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – BUSINESS OR EDUCATION, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Drew Birdseye
Title: Idea to Execution: How to Optimize, Automate, and Outsource Everything in Your Business
Voice Actor: Nicky Mondellini
Voice Actor: Juana Plata

Outstanding TV or Radio Commercial – Best Spanish Voiceover

Authors: Ari Meisel & Nick Sonnenberg
Editor: Bob Evoniuk
Executive Producer: James Tonn
Producer/Executive Producer: Greg Lawrence
Proofer: Hannah Grenfell
Voice Actor: Christian Lanz

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – CHILDREN’S PRE-SCHOOL (INFANT TO 12), BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Lisa Flanagan
Title: WALL-E
Director: Bryan Barney

OUTSTANDING MOTION PICTURE ANIMATION, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Owen Wilson
Title: Cars 3

OUTSTANDING ANIMATION/ GAMING DEMO REEL, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Marc Graue

OUTSTANDING TV ANIMATION, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Christian Lanz
Title: Elena of Avalor
Co-Executive Producer/Head Writer: Silvia Olivias
Creator/Executive Producer: Craig Gerber
Director: Elliott Bour

OUTSTANDING CASTING – AUDIOBOOK

Casting By: Casting By
Title: The Cat of Bubastes
Accent Coach : Daniel Philpott
Associate Producers: Nick Heid & Aaron Fullan
Director/Producer: John Fornof
Executive Producer: Bill Heid
Music Composer: John Campbell
Package/Artwork Designer: Steven Tyrrell
Production Coordinator: Beecher Proch
Project Manager/Recording Engineer: Mark Drury
Sound Designer/Foley Artist: Rob Jorgensen
Studio Manager: Emma Kesterton
Writer: Nick Heid

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – AUTHOR PERFORMANCE, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Neil deGrasse Tyson
Title: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – ROMANCE, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Andi Arndt & Zachary Webber
Title: The Hot One
Author: Lauren Blakely

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – INSPIRATIONAL/ FAITH-BASED FICTION, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Brian Blessed
Title: The Cat of Bubastes
Accent Coach: Daniel Philpott
Associate Producers: Nick Heid & Aaron Fullan
Director/Producer: John Fornof
Executive Producer: Bill Heid
London Casting Director: Philip Glassborow
Music Composer: John Campbell
Package/Artwork Designer: Steven Tyrrell
Production Coordinator: Beecher Proch
Project Manager/Recording Engineer: Mark Drury
Sound Designer/Foley Artist: Rob Jorgensen
Studio Manager: Emma Kesterton
Writer: Nick Heid

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – SHORT STORY ANTHOLOGY, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: R.C. Bray
Title: Diary of an Asscan: The Martian, Prequel
Author: Andy Weir
Editor: Bob Evoniuk
Executive Producer: James Tonn
Producer/Executive Producer: Greg Lawrence
Proofer: Emily Derr

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – NON-FICTION, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: January LaVoy
Title: Bette & Joan: The Divine Feud

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – BIOGRAPHY, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Nicholas Guy Smith
Title: Notes on Blindness: A Journey Through the Dark
Author: John Hull
Director: Sebastian Zetin
Executive Producer: Michelle Kaatz

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – HISTORY, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Malcolm Hillgartner
Dunkirk: The Complete Story of the First Step in the
Title: Defeat of Hitler

AUDIO ENGINEERING

Audio Engineers: Todd Busteed & Phil Horne
Title: In the Reign of Terror
Associate Producer: Aaron Fullan
Creative Consultants: Darby Kern & Ronn Lipkin
Dialect Consultant: Daniel Philpott
Executive Producer: Bill Heid
London Casting Director: Philip Glassborow
Music Composer: John Campbell
Package/Artwork Designer: Steven Tyrrell
Producer/Director: Todd Busteed
Project Manager: Mark Drury
Recording Engineer: Phil Horne
Script Supervisor: Hannah Van Hyfte
Sound Designer/Foley Artist: Todd Busteed
Studio Manager: Emma Kesterton
Writer: Bob Liparulo

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – SELF HELP, HEALTH & FITNESS, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Zak George
Title: Zak George’s Dog Training Revolution

OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION – AUDIOBOOK

Producer: Bill Heid
Title: In the Reign of Terror
Associate Producer: Aaron Fullan
Creative Consultants: Darby Kern & Ronn Lipkin
Dialect Consultant: Daniel Philpott
Executive Producer: Bill Heid
London Casting Director: Philip Glassborow
Music Composer: John Campbel
Package/Artwork Designer: Steven Tyrrell
Producer/Director: Todd Busteed
Project Manager: Mark Drury
Recording Engineer: Phil Horne
Script Supervisor: Hannah Van Hyfte
Sound Designer/Foley Artist: Todd Busteed
Studio Manager: Emma Kesterton
Writer: Bob Liparulo:

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – METAPHYSICAL, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Will Damron
Title: Satan’s Harvest

AUDIOBOOK NARRATION – HUMOR, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Joe Barrett
Title: A Really Big Lunch
Author: Jim Harrison

OUTSTANDING VIDEO GAME CHARACTER, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Brandon Paul Eells
Title: Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series – Drax the Destroyer
Associate Producer/Voice Director/Dialogue Recordist: Etienne Grunenwald-Rohr
Audio Director: Michael Kamper
Creative Director: Sean Ainsworth
Dialogue Recordist: Rich Cerbini
Director: Jonathan Stauder
Executive Producer: Justin Lambros
Senior Producer: Daniel Bailey
Voice Direction: Will Beckman
Writers: Erica Harrell, Tim Williams, Emily Grace Buck Meghan Thornton, Nicole Martinez & Zack Keller

OUTSTANDING RADIO PROMO, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Diriki Mack
Title: KHOU11 News/Drug Test

RADIO IMAGING – DEMO REEL – BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Bob Glavin
Audio Engineer: A.J. McKay
Executive Producer: J. Michael Collins

RADIO IMAGING – DEMO REEL – BEST PRODUCTION

Producer: J. Michael Collins
Audio Engineer: A.J. McKay
Voice Actor: Bob Glavin

OUTSTANDING ANIMATION DEMO REEL, BEST SPANISH VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Vicky Tessio
Audio Production: Rick Loynes

OUTSTANDING SPOKEN WORD OR STORYTELLING – BEST SPANISH PERFORMANCE

Voice Actor: Jonathan Ramirez
Title: Gatorade – Counter Attack

OUTSTANDING NARRATION DEMO REEL, BEST SPANISH VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Nicky Mondellini
Copywriting/Talent Direction/Production: Simone Fojgiel
Music Selection/Editing: Alfonso Lugo
Production/Editing/Mixing/Mastering: Antonio Fornaris

OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL DEMO REEL, BEST VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Jules Hartley
Producer: Marc Graue

OUTSTANDING CASTING

Casting By: Kevin Reher, C.S.A., Natalie Lyon, C.S.A
Title: Cars 3

OUTSTANDING BODY OF WORK, VOICEOVER

Voice Actor: Rodd Houston