January 2017 Print

Call for 2017 Sponsorships

The 2017 Annual Conference offers an exciting opportunity to expose your company to 70+ marketing and business development professionals in the A/E/C industry throughout the state of Virginia. Your sponsorship allows our chapter to enhance the quality of the Annual Conference each year and offer new opportunities such as a networking social at the new Quirk Hotel. A variety of options are listed on our website along with the opportunities associated with each. 
Become a sponsor today!

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SAVE THE DATE: Why Seller Doer? 

Join Chris Stone (CEO) and Tom Townes (Director Business Development) of Clark Nexsen, as they discuss the seller doer model, how it works, and what makes it successful.

Date: January 12, 2017

11:30am-12:00pm Registration & Networking
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch and Panel Discussion

CEU's: 1.5 

Lunch will be provided. Parking available on site.

Click here for more information and to register for this event.

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Chapter Awards

Each year the SMPS Virginia Chapter accepts nominations for the 2016 Chapter Awards. Winners will be recognized at a special award luncheon at the SMPS Virginia Chapter Annual Conference in Richmond on February 23, 2017. Nominations are being accepted for the following categories:

  • Marketer of the Year
  • Rising Star of the Year
  • Volunteer of the Year

Visit the website to learn more or nominate a chapter member!

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Welcome New Members!

SMPS Virginia's New Member Breakfast will be held on Wednesday, January 25, at 8am at The Fancy Biscuit.  New member events are held every 6 months to celebrate our newest chapter members, allowing them to network with some of our board members, learn about chapter history, and talk about upcoming events.

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Our highlighted member this month is Lacey Martin! Don't forget to follow us on Facebook to learn more about our members every month!

Name: Lacey Martin
Title: Marketing Manager
Firm: Dewberry Engineers Inc.

How has SMPS helped you in your career? The education that you gain in SMPS has been a real boost to my career and added value into my role that wouldn’t otherwise be there. I have taken lessons learned from industry leaders and incorporated it into my pursuits and how my team thinks about marketing. 

If you could have any super power, what would it be? Flight

Read all about Lacey here!

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