Our Team

If marketing professionals are your ideal prospects, we help you find more of them.

Ascend2 Leadership

Ascend2 is comprised of a dynamic and experienced team of research and marketing professionals who specialize in delivering turn-key content programs that drive demand.

sergio balegno

Sergio Balegno

Partner & Chief Executive Officer
(800) 762-1595 EXT 701

As a partner and CEO, I am responsible for the strategic development of Ascend2. The focus of Ascend2’s research-based content marketing is on attracting and engaging prospective clients to generate demand for our research partners. And with more than 30 years of agency ownership experience, my focus is on helping digital marketing agencies improve their business development initiatives.

todd lebo

Todd Lebo

Partner & Chief Marketing Officer
(800) 762-1595 EXT 703

As a Partner and CMO, I help connect marketing firms to prospective clients with the power of research. My background includes more than 20 years of marketing and content experience with MarketingSherpa, Kiplinger and the National Institute of Business Management. A research partnership with Ascend2 is a turnkey program to supplement your inbound marketing results and provide leads to your demand generation program.

Jenna Balegno

Jenna Balegno

Partner & Chief Content Officer
(800) 762-1595 EXT 704

As a partner and Chief Content Officer, I am the newest member of the Ascend2 Leadership Team. I work with our internal team as well as our partners to provide a creative edge to Ascend2-generated content. With over 12 years of experience in brand marketing and as the owner and operator of a creative marketing agency, I integrate a fresh perspective into the content we create and how it is used by our partners.

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on Research-Based B2B Content Marketing

Let's discuss how to better your business using our research! There are many options for repurposing research data into custom content and campaigns, creating a custom study, or you can ask us to develop an unplanned marketing topic in our standard format and select an exclusive research segment. The choices are many for our research partners. Contact us to learn more.