Meet the Leadership Team at Voices.com
Voices.com’s team is made up of a diversity of backgrounds from the financial industry to computer science, sound engineering and vocal education.
Chief Executive Officer
David Ciccarelli is the Co-Founder and CEO of Voices.com, the online marketplace that connects business people with professional voice over talent. The unique blending of his audio engineering background with self-taught business savvy and website development afforded David the creative freedom to pursue his passion for innovation during the first dot com boom, the result of which catapulted him onto the scene as a pioneer in his field in the early 2000s.
Chief Brand Officer
Stephanie Ciccarelli is the Co-Founder and Chief Brand Officer at Voices.com. As the top champion of the brand, she oversees the creation and review of content, and leads the industry in conversation. For over 25 years, Stephanie has used her voice to communicate what is most important to her through the spoken word, written word, and song. Possessing a great love for imparting knowledge and empowering others, Stephanie has been a contributor to The Huffinginton Post, Backstage Magazine, and the Voices.com blog, which has a readership of over 30,000.
Chief Financial Officer
Drew Forret, Chief Financial Officer of Voices.com, is an information services and software executive with more than 20 years of experience. After graduating with his Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia, Drew went on to obtain both his Chartered Accountant and Corporate Finance designations from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, respectively.
Vice President, Technology
Dheeraj Jalali is the VP of Technology at Voices.com and has more than 15 years of experience as a technology transformation leader in the utility and computer services industries. After completing his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering at Pune University in India, Dheeraj held several senior positions in and around the Greater Los Angeles Area at Fortune 500 companies. He holds PMP and change management (ADKAR) certifications, helping him provide the necessary expertise to keep the ever-growing, ever-changing IT Department up-to-date.
Vice President, People and Operations
Ann Walton is the Vice President of People and Operations at Voices.com. She has more than 25 years of experience in the Information Services and FinTech industry and has held several executive positions in various disciplines. She has an extensive track record transforming human resources & operations from ordinary to extraordinary by instituting and fostering a high-performance culture. Through her passionate and unique leadership style, Ann develops and mentors the Voices.com team to realize its “why” and plan its “how.” Ann is recognized as an expert in human relations, process engineering and Organizational Change Management. She is certified in (ADKAR) Prosci® (Awareness, Desire, Knowledge, Ability, Reinforcement), ITIL/ITSM (Information Technology Institute Library/Information Technology Service Management) and STORM Process Engineering.
Vice President, Client Sales
As Vice President, Client Sales at Voices.com, Colin is a seasoned executive with nearly two decades of experience. He is known for his strategic hands-on approach and extensive experience across sales, marketing and operations. He has a passion for building teams that are efficient and drive business performance, while ensuring customer success. Colin truly thrives in the fast-paced technology industry where every day brings a new challenge to overcome. Prior to joining Voices.com, Colin spent time in AI and EdTech. While at Desire2Learn (D2L), a high-growth SaaS company, he was involved in two rounds of financing, led a revamping of the company’s pricing and packaging strategy, and saw the employee base grow from 250 to over 750 employees. Colin’s other professional work experience included high-level roles at Rogers Communications and BlackBerry.
Vice President, Product
Brodie Cahill is the Vice President of Product at Voices.com and leads the research, design and product roadmap for the world’s leading voice over platform that enables talented artists and businesses to connect and collaborate seamlessly on their voice related projects. Prior to joining Voices.com, Brodie held various Marketing and Product related roles at global software and subscription organizations including Bell Canada, SiriusXM Radio and Rakuten Kobo. Most recently as the VP of Product with Rakuten Kobo, Brodie was responsible for scaling their global digital e-commerce marketplace and reading apps for iOS and Android.
Brodie is Pragmatic Institute certified and holds his Honours Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University.