May 4

How Lean's A3 Thinking is Revolutionizing the Proposal Process

The way we consume information has changed. Since brevity and graphical content is our norm, why do we use the same stale proposal formats we’ve used for decades? Learn about new approaches like A3 proposals.

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May 13

CPSM Monthly Study Session - May

Interested in pursuing your CPSM credential but want a little extra help? Want to study alongside other people who will support you and hold you accountable? This monthly study session is the place for you!

Jun 10

CPSM Monthly Study Session - June

Interested in pursuing your CPSM credential but want a little extra help? Want to study alongside other people who will support you and hold you accountable? This monthly study session is the place for you!

Jun 16

2021 Reign Awards Gala

The 2021 Reign Awards Gala goes virtual! Join us as we announce the best marketing and communications projects over the past year and honor our colleagues who have taken the lead to think creatively during this unprecedented time.

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Call for Nominations: 2021 – 2022 SMPS Seattle Board of Directors

Are you engaged in SMPS Seattle as a chapter volunteer? Have you ever wanted to join the SMPS Seattle Board of Directors? The Call for Nominations is currently open for next year’s Board of Directors positions. Nominations may be made by individual members (self-nominations) or by petition. All nominations must include the nominee’s personal data, verification of eligibility, and a statement outlining the individual’s responses to the Candidate Questionnaire

Position descriptions and eligibility information can be found in the Call for Nominations PacketNomination applications must be received no later than Friday, May 14, 2021.

Apply Now! Membership and Build Business Scholarships

SMPS Seattle has two scholarships open for applications right now: Three (3!) Membership Scholarships and one Build Business Scholarship. For more information regarding each scholarship visit the Scholarships page.

Become a CPSM

Are you an SMPS Member looking to expand your knowledge base? I so, consider taking the CPSM exam. Being a Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM) means that you have met a rigorous standard of expertise in marketing professional services.  For some, that equates to career advancement or increased compensation and benefits.  For everyone, this personal investment enhances your opportunity for professional success.

New! SMPS Seattle is now offering monthly study sessions hosted by Erin Hatch, CPSM AND we have CPSM Certification Reimbursements ($520) for members who pass the exam.  Funds are available annually on a limited basis.  Visit the scholarships page for more information.

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

The SMPS vision Business transformed through marketing leadership asserts that our profession can create powerful, positive change. By harnessing the passion of our SMPS members, we aim to advance racial justice and equality in our organization and in the broader A/E/C industry. Our first of many steps was an Open Conversation event on June 30, where we compiled information and resources generated by a robust discussion. If you have additional feedback or information regarding EDI initiatives for SMPS Seattle, please reach out. We are here for you, and we are listening.

COVID-19 Information

Our Board of Directors continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation and governmental response guidelines. Visit our COVID-19 Information page for the latest news and updates. If you are a chapter volunteer and need to schedule a Zoom meeting for virtual committee or program activities, please contact SMPS Seattle Secretary Megan Bergstrom.

2021 Platinum Sponsors





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Recent Blog

Technology as Competitive Advantage: Virtual Goes Viral in A/E/C – Re-post from Marketer (August 2020) — By Sarah Wortman, CPSM

As people around the globe adjusted to living and working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the most notable changes became increased reliance on videoconferencing technology for various types of communication, from training to interviews.
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Eight Ways to be a Lifelong Learner — By Susan Kemp, Marketing Manager, Hart Crowser, a Division of Haley & Aldrich

Where are some good places for continuing education? How do you find the right program that will challenge you and above all interest you enough to keep learning day after day? Here are a few places to investigate.
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The Value of Investing In YOU. Pinnacle+ Scholarship Now Open — by Liz Wasson Coleman

SMPS Seattle is preparing to award two registrations to the upcoming virtual Pinnacle+ conference through our annual Pinnacle Experience Scholarship!
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