6 Ascend at Cliff Freeman

NEW YORK–Cliff Freeman and Partners has promoted six veteran staffers in what agency principal Cliff Freeman described as a “new generation of leadership at the agency.” The six will add vice president to their titles.

They are: account supervisor Shana Brooks, 32, along with senior copywriters Adam Chasnow, 36, Steve Doppelt, 35, Ian Reichenthal, 32, and senior art directors Jason Gaboriau, 30, who all also become associate creative directors. Matt Herrmann, 28, an account planner, becomes senior account planner.

“Each has contributed significantly to a client’s success story beyond what any of us could even hope for,” Freeman said in a statement.

The independent agency clients include Budget Rent a Car, Fox Sports, Hollywood Video, Mike’s Hard Lemonade, Midas, Quizno’s and Mohegan Sun Casino.