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Make This Year—and Every Year—Different

December 13, 2018

It’s said that this is the most wonderful time of the year. It’s easy to believe, with the change in seasons, the cooler weather, the added spring in people’s steps, and all the food around Read More

Take the Stress Out of Networking

December 6, 2018

The holiday season is upon us. This time of year provides great opportunities for networking. There are company parties, client gatherings, SMPS socials, church get-togethers, neighborhood block parties, and the list goes on. Some people Read More

Carla Thompson: 2018 Weld Coxe Marketing Achievement Award Recipient

December 5, 2018

Alexandria, VA-The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS), the premier A/E/C marketing and business development association, is pleased to announce that Carla Thompson, FSMPS, CPSM, has been honored with the 2018 Weld Coxe Marketing Achievement Read More

Happy Holidays and Happy Reading

December 3, 2018

SMPS developed MARKENDIUM, our six-book series, to bring you relevant marketing content to help build skills and support firm growth. If you haven’t picked up your copy yet, now’s the time! Now through December 14, Read More

Employing Guerrilla Marketing To Energize Promotional Activities

November 13, 2018

Guerrilla marketing has been around for a long time now. We’ve all seen flash mobs and giant melting ice cream cones appear overnight. We know about these campaigns mainly because of social media, and because Read More

Giving Thanks in All Seasons

November 7, 2018

At year-end, our firms typically send cards and gifts to clients to show appreciation for the past year of working together—and in hopes of working together in the future. But are we also thanking others Read More

Member Spotlight: Rebecca Maddox, CPSM

November 1, 2018

Rebecca Maddox, CPSM, currently leads Cardno’s Eastern Area Natural Resources Proposal Team in Business Services. As senior proposal manager, she develops proposal and statement of qualifications (SOQ) process and protocol to increase project wins in Read More

Best Practices in A/E/C Trade Show Marketing

November 1, 2018

Take the Trade Show Marketing Survey for a Chance to Win a $50 Gift Card. Firms in the A/E/C industries may spend thousands or even millions annually on trade show participation, as costs for travel, Read More

The Pinnacle Experience: a Digest From Dallas

October 25, 2018

The second annual Pinnacle Experience was held October 17-19 in Dallas at the Four Seasons Dallas at Las Colinas. This conference experience, crafted especially for senior marketing leaders, focused on key issues facing A/E/C marketers today, Read More

SMPS Foundation survey: How are A/E/C firms using marketing technology?

October 18, 2018

Take the SMPS Foundation Martech Survey for a chance to win a Starbucks gift card! Marketing technology (martech) is changing what marketers do. The big question is: Are marketers in our industries ready? Martech tools Read More