Michael Schwengel

Voice Over Artist

Intuitive, Curious and Real.

Hi! I’m Michael: Your friendly millenial guy-next-door voice actor. You may have heard me as the voice for brands such as ADT, Cisco, Citibank, Crest, Google, Harley Davidson, Nasdaq, Target, and more. Based in Minneapolis, MN with a Professional Home Studio. Clients have described my voice as warm, grounded, honest, relatable, authentic, smart, thoughtful, quirky, funny, deep, and enthusiastic.

I have a bit of a knack for TV Commercials, Radio, Explainer Videos, Kickstarter Campaigns, Narration and Video Games. Take a listen to my demos above, or head on over to the Portfolio section to see a full list of recent projects.

Professional Voice Over Talent

As a male voice over talent, Michael Schwengel offers an appealing mix of brains and brawn, creative thinking and artistic sensitivity to his client’s voice over needs. An experienced actor and entrepreneur, Michael combines his knowledge and adaptability across various industries with an emotional intelligence and intuition that he brings to every project. He’s worked with large companies, small business owners, agencies, and creative directors across the world that depends on top voice over actors like Michael to deliver their message with clarity and truth. If you’re looking for male voice talent that will understand your vision and get you the results you’re seeking, seek no more.

"Michael delivered excellent work even with minimum time to do it. Very comprehensive and open to feedback. His voiceover gives a huge upgrade to our project and It was totally a pleasure work with him."
Sinoe Figueroa
"★ ★ ★ ★ ★"
George Spanos
Digital Extremes
"Super fast, highly trustworthy, really easy to work with! Highly recommended!"
Greg Boden
Cloud Commerce
"Michael was very professional and helpful from beginning to end. He paid close attention to requested edits and returned orders very promptly. I would recommend his services to anyone looking for a voice over artist."
"Michael is KILLER. He takes amazing direction and has good intuition."
Marc Leonard
ROVE Media
"Michael was great! Nailed the tone we were looking for and turned around quickly."
Colin Bradley
New Pace Productions
Michael was completely accommodating from start to finish, a total pro! Not only was he responsive, he made it easy for us to help direct him and was always quick to communicate which was needed because it was a rushed project. We'd absolutely work with him anytime his voice is a fit!
Emily Calvanese
Pretty Damn Sweet
"Fantastic Performance... This IS voice acting at its finest!"
Sarah Jamieson
"Michael did an amazing job for our explainer video's voiceover. A well produced video is nothing without a professional voiceover and Michael is definitely one of the best out there. Turnaround time was very short. Really happy with his work and will definitely hire him in the future!"
Suhel Brar
"Michael was supremely flexible and professional. He took our last minute adjustments to the script and music in stride and worked so efficiently. I would jump at the opportunity to work together again!"
Kai Stone
Vectorworks, Inc.

Let's Talk!

Think I might be the right voice for your next project? Let’s find out.

Texas A&M – Lead by Example

Spirit Video
Client: Texas A&M

Happier Times

TV Commercial (Male Voiceover)
Brand: Pond Lehocky
Production: Pretty Damn Sweet

Michael was completely accommodating from start to finish, a total pro! Not only was he responsive, he made it easy for us to help direct him and was always quick to communicate which was needed because it was a rushed project. We'd absolutely work with him anytime his voice is a fit!
Emily Calvanese
Pretty Damn Sweet


Video Game (Operator)
Client: Digital Extremes

"★ ★ ★ ★ ★"
George Spanos
Digital Extremes

Male Voice Over Artist Brings Your Project to Life

As an established male voice over artist, Michael has been involved in a wide range of projects. His versatile voice is an engaging presence in many different mediums, including radio and tv commercials, animation, documentaries, video campaigns, advertising videos, brand anthems and more. With a natural tone described as young, middle-aged, warm, friendly, genuine, conversational or “guy next door”, your target audience will sense ease and relatability. That being said, Michael’s not afraid to get silly and explore different worlds. Just a flip of a switch, and suddenly he’s an overbearing robot, cross-dimensional warrior, exuberant puppy, or angsty teenager. As a professional voice artist, he is able to adapt his talent to whatever your requirements might be.

Dependable, High-Caliber Commercial Voice Over

Michael’s clients appreciate his dependability, attention to detail, efficiency, and quality of service. From taking time to ensure the creative brief is thoroughly understood, research on appropriate subject matter, directed sessions, delivery and revisions, Michael goes the extra step to maximize the chances of your project being a success.

Male Voice Over Available Now

As a major player in the arena of male voice actors, Michael has achieved recognition for his talents and past results. A voice artist for well-known companies such as Best Buy, Nordic Ware, United Healthcare and exciting landmarks like Burj Khalifa, Michael is the go-to choice if you’re looking to hire voice actors devoted to meeting and exceeding your vision. To find out more, or to discuss your project in detail, click here or call (612) 405-6654.

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    Michael Schwengel
Michael Schwengel