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        The following firms placed first, second, third, or honorable mention in the 2015 Marketing Communications Awards competition; some firms received awards in multiple categories.
        (Presented in alphabetical order)


        • Bain Medina Bain, Inc., San Antonio, Texas
        • The Beck Group/Westlake Reed Leskosky with Dianne Frank/GSA, Dallas, TX
        • Burns & McDonnell, Kansas City, Missouri
        • CBT Architects, Boston, Massachusetts
        • The Collaborative, Toledo, Ohio
        • Cooper Carry, Atlanta, Georgia
        • DCI Engineers, Seattle, Washington
        • DES Architects + Engineers, Redwood City, California
        • DesignGroup, Columbus, Ohio
        • Dewberry, Fairfax, Virginia
        • Environmental Science Associates, San Francisco, California
        • EYP Inc., Washington, DC, District of Columbia
        • Finley Engineering Group, Inc. (FINLEY) / On Target Marketing &
          Communications, LLC, Tallahassee, Florida
        • Garver, North Little Rock, Arkansas
        • Harris & Associates, Concord, California
        • HDR, Omaha, Nebraska
        • Hickok Cole Architects, Washington, District of Columbia
        • HITT Contracting Inc., Falls Church, Virginia
        • Hnedak Bobo Group, Memphis, Tennessee
        • HNTB Corporation, Kansas City, Missouri
        • Hoar Construction, LLC, Birmingham, Alabama
        • Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design, New York, New York
        • JE Dunn Construction, Kansas City, Kansas
        • JKR Partners, LLC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
        • JP Cullen, Janesville, Wisconsin
        • KSQ Architects, Tulsa, Oklahoma
        • Lake|Flato Architects, San Antonio, Texas
        • Maser Consulting P.A., Red Bank, New Jersey
        • McCarthy Holdings, Inc., St. Louis,
        • MMC Corp, Overland Park, Kansas
        • MWH Global, Broomfield, Colorado
        • Orcutt | Winslow, Phoenix, Arizona
        • Perkins+Will, New York, New York
        • Perkins+Will, Dallas, Texas
        • Psomas, Roseville, California
        • RATIO, Indianapolis, Indiana
        • Reilly Communications, Boston, Massachusetts
        • Avison Young, Wayne, Pennsylvania
        • Reputation Ink, Jacksonville, Florida
        • Sasaki Associates, Inc., Watertown, Massachusetts
        • Sellen Construction, Seattle, Washington
        • Skanska, Arlington, Virginia
        • Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP, New York, New York
        • Somerville Architects & Engineers, Green Bay, Wisconsin
        • T. Baker Smith, Houma, Louisiana
        • T.Y. Lin International, San Francisco, California
        • TEECOM, Oakland, California
        • TOKY Branding + Design, St. Louis, Missouri
        • Urban Engineers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
        • Westwood Professional Services, Eden Prairie, Minnesota
        • WK Dickson & Co., Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina
        • WSA Studio, Columbus, Ohio
        • XL Construction, Milpitas, California
        Placements will be announced and all award recipients honored during the Awards Gala on August 20, 2015, in Los Angeles during Build Business, the SMPS Annual Conference. Placements also will be published on the SMPS web site in August and in the October 2015 Marketer.

        All participants will be notified about the status of their entries by May 13th via email.


    • On Pinterest: The 2014 MCA winning entries
      Get inspired and congratulate your colleagues by checking out the winning entries from the 2014 Marketing Communications Awards (MCA). Visit SMPS’s Pinterest page page to view all the great work, which includes brochures, media relations, videos, advertising, and web sites. This prestigious awards competition recognizes excellence in marketing communications by professional services firm in the design and building industry. Category information and registration forms for the 2015 MCA program will be available in November.

    • 2014 WINNERS ANNOUNCED: The recipients of the 2014 Marketing Communications Awards were revealed during the SMPS Awards Gala on July 31 in San Antonio during Build Business, the association's annual conference. Congratulations to the following firms on being recognized in the only awards program that highlights the critical role and immense value marketing professionals bring to the design and building industry. View the MCA winners in the August issue of Marketer.

    • Congratulations to MulvannyG2 for being awarded 2014 Best of Show by industry editors and publishers and to WB Engineers+Consultants on being voted the People's Choice Award winner by the attendees of Build Business!

    2015 Sponsors

    Media Sponsor




    Technology Sponsor

    Platinum Sponsors    

    m+a Architects




    Shook Construction 

    Awards Sponsor    
    Supporter Sponsors    



      Walter P Moore

    Friends of MCA    
     Cannell Jobes Henderson and Associates
    On Target Marketing and Communications

    SMPS Columbus Chapter

    SMPS Northeast Ohio Chapter

    Scott Pease Photography
    Tec, Inc.
    The Collaborative

    Interested in sponsoring? Contact Christine at 1.800.292.7677, x230.


    About the Marketing Communications Awards

    The SMPS Marketing Communications Awards Program is the longest-standing, most prestigious awards competition that recognizes excellence in marketing communications produced by professional services firms in the design and building industry.The program provides an unparalleled opportunity for professionals to showcase their best marketing practices and to educate the industry about the critical role of marketing in a successful firm.

    This competition is open to SMPS members and nonmembers employed in US and international professional services firms. Marketing communication projects completed between January 2013 and December 2014 will be accepted for the 2015 competition.

    All finalists are honored on stage and with an award during the SMPS Awards Gala on August 20 in Los Angeles, held in conjunction with Build Business, the Society's annual conference. Winning entries will be on display throughout the conference, August 19 – 21, for the benefit of the attendees.

    In addition, winning firms are promoted to industry media and building industry associations, in SMPS publications including Marketer, on the SMPS Web site and social media channels, and in DesignIntelligence’s Almanac of Architecture & Design. 

    For More Information

    Contact Molly Dall’Erta, SMPS Headquarters, 1.800.292.7677 or 1.703.549.6117, x231, or molly@smps.org.