Chapter Awards

Each year the SMPS Virginia Chapter accepts nominations for our Chapter Awards. Winners will be recognized at a special award luncheon at the SMPS Virginia Chapter Annual Conference in Norfolk on February 21, 2020. The due date for nominations is January 31, 2020 for the following award categories:

The Marketer of the Year award honors personal achievement and recognizes a member’s extraordinary leadership and contribution to their firm’s marketing success. This award recognizes a member’s leadership and personal achievements and accomplishments in his or her firm or as a consultant to an A/E/C firm. Download this form and nominate a Marketer of the Year!

The Rising Star of the Year award honors a current member of the Virginia Chapter of SMPS who has been in the A/E/C industry for three years or less and has demonstrated commitment to the professional services marketing profession and to the Chapter. This individual is innovative, motivated, shows great potential and is poised to be a future leader in the industry. Download this form and nominate a Rising Star!

The annual Volunteer of the Year Award honors a current member of the Virginia Chapter of SMPS who has demonstrated a commitment to the Chapter and the field of marketing professional services in the A/E/C industry through involvement in and contributions to the Chapter. Download this form and nominate a Volunteer of the Year!


Candidates are encouraged to self‐nominate or be nominated by another party. To be eligible, candidates must be a current chapter member with sustained involvement in the Virginia Chapter of SMPS.

Submission Instructions

Fillable PDF submission forms, which include Judging Criteria, are available to download from the above links. Submission are due via email by January 31, 2020 to Jennifer Ahmad . Electronic PDF format only please. No hard copies.