Get to know our team.


At our core, Ascend is a team of highly experienced marketers with some extraordinary creative talent on board, offering a new model of end-to-end services to support your engagement strategy. We are committed to helping our clients achieve powerful, inspired customer engagement for their brands. Our depth of marketing experience makes us uniquely adept at working as an extension of our clients’ own marketing and sales teams, delivering comprehensive engagement programs or providing just the right mix of expertise for a particular need.

Our Ascend team is led by Managing Director Rich Herbst, along with Mark Lambrecht, and Tina Schweiger.