The ASCEND Women’s Conference Joins FrontGate for Exclusive Representation of Sponsorships

ASCEND To Feature Remarkable Women From Leadership, Non-Profit, News Journalism, & Entertainment on October 19th in Los Angeles

Orange County, CA – FrontGate, the leading faith-based media & marketing group, announced a partnership with the ASCEND Women’s Conference for exclusive representation of sponsorships and year-round emedia advertising opportunities.

Top authors, international speakers, journalists, and television celebrities from around the U.S. and Hollywood will deliver their talent and expertise to inspire, educate, and empower women of faith at the new ASCEND Conference, taking place on October 19th in Los Angeles.

The ASCEND Conference ( will host 800-1000 women on October 19, 2013 from 9am to 4pm.  The conference will take place at the historic Bel Air Presbyterian Church in Los Angeles, CA, famous as the church home of President and Nancy Reagan. An independently produced, non-denominational event, the ASCEND conference’s goal is to inspire, enrich, and educate the women of LA to grow in their faith and to do greater things for themselves, their families, and for the Kingdom of God.

This year’s theme and focus is “Discover the Power of Fearless Joy!”, the kind of joy that challenges us to triumph in today’s distracted and changing world.  God is calling women of faith to chart new territory and make a powerful difference.  Ultimately, we all want to ascend.  We want our lives to matter.

Featured speakers at ASCEND 2013 include:

For more information or to register online, visit  Registration is a $50 General Admission until October15th, then $60 at the door. Lunch and coffee bar provided.

Company and ministry brands who are interested in partnership opportunities with ASCEND should contact FrontGate. A Media Kit outlining opportunities including commercial spots, display ads, exhibit booths, and more is available at

Established in 2001, FrontGate ( is the leading culture-engaged media group & marketing service reaching the faith and family values audience which represents $4.6 billion worth of Christian products purchased by consumers annually according to USA Today, and the only media group founded for the purpose of marketing others’ projects rather than publishing content.  This foundational focus on marketing has made FrontGate a leader for innovation in delivering the faith-based audience.

The firm recently received the 2013 Crystal Trophy as the “Best Faith-based Website” in the Internet Advertising Competition, and was also honored with two 2012 WebAwards receiving the Standard of Excellence in the Marketing and Faith-Based categories.

Serving as “Your Gateway To The Christian Audience,” FrontGate’s web network provides reach to more than 10 million people and 6 million email subscribers. The network includes the leading faith-based audience sites in their categories including,,,,,,, and more, as well as key events and magazines. A complete roster can be found on the Media Kits channel at In addition, the firm provides strategy and execution for Public Relations, Social Media, Faith-based Media Buying, Global Pay Per Click campaigns and Merch Development. The company plays a key role in the success of movie studios, non-profit organizations, publishers and authors, record labels and artists, and more seeking faith-based and faith-friendly audiences.

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For more information about ASCEND or FrontGate, please contact:

Lori Lenz-Heiselman – FrontGate