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Jim Seybert nominated for SOVAS Award for
“The Soul of Shame” narration

(Arroyo Grande, CA) — The Society of Voice Arts and Sciences (SOVAS) has named audiobook narrator Jim Seybert a finalist in it’s annual Vocal Arts® Award program. Seybert, a former marketing consultant with many ECPA member publishers, is one of five narrators nominated in the Self-Help/Health & Wellness category for his work on The Soul of Shame by Dr. Curt Thompson.

Seybert was nominated for his narration of The Soul Of Shame, a study of the devastating effects neuropsychological programming can have on one’s self-esteem. Originally published in 2018 by InterVarsityPress and produced in audiobook format by TwoWords Publishing, the book is available on many popular audiobook platforms, including

The SOVAS Awards provide “international acknowledgement of the extraordinary skill and artistry that goes into voiceover acting.” The program is similar to the Oscars, Emmys, Tonys, and other award franchises. Nominees and honorees will be feted this year at a ceremony in the Warner Studio in Burbank (CA) on November 18, 2018.

This is Seybert’s first SOVAS nomination. He has recorded 30 audiobooks in a professional narration studio in his home. The former Parable Group executive has written two books on leadership for Tyndale House, and contributed regularly to Christian Retailing and various CBA-distributed publications.

Contact: Jim Seybert, 805-748-1434,