Ashleigh Vogstad

Member Since 2021

Ashleigh Vogstad

Founder & CEO

Transcends Marketing

Seattle Area

Driven by conscious connection, Ashleigh brings people together to scale vision and impact - through partnerships, shared values, and remote work culture. She founded channel agency Transcends Marketing on a passion for people and is a strong advocate for diversity in STEM careers. Transcends accelerates growth for B2B tech companies from startups to Fortune 500's like Microsoft, globally. Their campaigns have been featured in notable tech industry awards. Ashleigh actively supports the entrepreneurial business community with a position on Microsoft's Geo Expansion council and as a board member for Global Wellness Strategies, a fund for purpose-driven health brands. A lifelong humanitarian, Ashleigh once oversaw marketing and crisis management for His Holiness, The Dalai Lama, founded an agency dedicated to helping enterprise nonprofits fundraise, and was partner of a consciousness community hub, Zend Lounge.


  • B2B Marketing
  • Remote Work
  • Technology


February 21st, 2023

The dire fate of leads and how sales development can save them

As the founder of a business-to-business marketing agency that generates the lifeblood of the sales development rep—their raison d’etre—let me tell you one scary truth marketers never admit: Leads are useless.

November 4th, 2022

Getting close and personal: Large-scale face-to-face events are back, and they’re innovating how we connect 

While most tech giants have veered clear of flagship in-person events for the last few years, VMware took the plunge and hosted one of the first post-pandemic large-scale tech conferences in San Francisco.

September 6th, 2022

14 strategies to build client community engagement 

Here's how business leaders are getting customers to participate and connect on a regular basis.

August 31st, 2022

Here's how smaller brands engage in meaningful philanthropy

Committing to a good cause doesn't need to break the bank.


Transcends Marketing


  • Digital Marketing
  • Marketing
  • Brand Marketing


Marketing & advertising