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EVENT BUZZ | Leadership Lunch: Risky Business – How To Position Your Firm in the High-Risk A/E/C Environment

October 19th, 2017

Featured Author

Elizabeth Bellsey

Marketing & Business Development Coordinator

BAM Architecture Studio

Contracts are an integral part of daily operations, and it is vital to cover all the key details to protect our firms throughout all phases of a project. Before working with a client or consultant, have you ever wondered about professional or contractual liability? Do you know about the legal exposure created under a contract or how to approach a contract dispute? If any of these questions have crossed your mind, join the SMPS-NY Leadership Committee on 10/24 as we drill deep into the high-risk environment of the A/E/C industry.

This two-hour Leadership Lunch will feature a panel of esteemed speakers including principals, legal counsel, and technical leadership across renowned A/E/C firms. These respected leaders will share helpful insights, best practices, and staff responsibilities to successfully navigate the risk management process.

For more information and to register, click here.

EVENT BUZZ | TRI-STATE CLIENT PANEL: The “Real” in Pharma Real Estate, presented by SMPS-NY, SMPS-Philly and IPS

October 16th, 2017

Featured Author

Chris Soria

Marketing Manager

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc.

  • Member, SMPS-NY
  • New Jersey Affiliate, SMPS-NY

What does the future hold for the pharmaceutical industry in our region? The New Jersey Affiliate of SMPS New York and SMPS Philadelphia Chapter look to answer this question and more during the upcoming client panel and networking event The “Real” in Pharma Real Estate.

Get the inside track as real estate leaders from United Therapeutics Mace North America, Merck, and Zoetis share insights about the challenges and opportunities that are shaping decisions in this $800 billion global industry. Panelists will thoughtfully address emerging issues such as growth plans, federal and local-level policy decisions, sustainability and the environment, and attracting top talent through strategic real estate and facilities investments. Then expand your professional network over a drink by heading to the networking reception immediately following the panel program.

For more information and to register click here.

EVENT BUZZ | SMPS NY Affiliate Spirits: A/E/C Organization Summer Kick Off

July 14th, 2017

Featured Author

Anastasia Guadron

  • Director of
    Westchester Affiliate, SMPS-NY

What happens when you put AIA, CREW, SAME and other like organizations in the same room?

We’re about to find out!

For the first time in our Affiliate Spirit history, we have teamed our happy hour event with industry organizations to create a unique networking opportunity for professionals across the A/E/C market. (more…)

EVENT BUZZ | 2017 Member Appreciation Event

July 13th, 2017

Featured Author

Jacqueline Terpstra
Marketing Coordinator
Thornton Tomasetti

  • Member, SMPS-NY Special Events Committee

The Member Appreciation Event is our annual celebration of all our dude’s and dudette’s who dedicate their time to helping the New York Chapter shred some epic waves! All SMPS New York members are invited to hang ten at this awesome event as a special thanks from the Chapter for your hard work, support, and participation throughout the year.

There will be food, beverages, and the chance to vote for this year’s “Big Kahuna” (most likely to become CMO) and other awards.

Grab your longboards and get ready to hit the surf on August 2, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. We hope to hang loose with you all, kowabunga!

This is a free members-only event, click here for more information.

EVENT BUZZ | CLIENT PANEL: Planning for Growth – Public Agencies and the Future of the Tri-State Region

July 7th, 2017

Featured Author

Christy Rose, PMP, LEED AP, RLA
Manager, Client Relations
Liebhaber Company

Join SMPS-NY on Tuesday, July 25th to learn about how Tri-state agencies are responding to the current social, economic, and political issues facing the region. What particular programs and initiatives will support the most capital expenditure in the A/E/C community in the near future? How are agencies collaborating with the private sector to enhance development and revitalization in areas targeted to support future growth? And how are regional agencies looking to A/E/C companies to address the challenges of building in NYC’s increasingly cost-prohibitive environment? (more…)

EVENT BUZZ | Creative Workshop Series Pt. IV: PhotoShop

July 5th, 2017

Featured Author

Michelle Santoro CPSM

  • SMPS-NY Director of Professional Development

SMPS NY’s final session of our Creative Workshop series is coming up on July 18th.  Couldn’t make the first 3? No problem! July 18 will be all about Photoshop – from some of the basic functions to time saving tips. This series is FREE for members and viewing locations are available across the chapter affiliates – Manhattan, Westchester, New Jersey and Long Island.

Learn more and register here.


June 14th, 2017

Featured Author

Michelle Santoro CPSM

  • SMPS-NY Director of Professional Development

SMPS-NY kicked off our first session of the 3-part CPSM (Certified Professional Services Marketer) Boot Camp on June 6. We had 13 participants join us in 3 locations (Manhattan, Long Island and Westchester). Michael McCann reviewed Domain 1 – Market Research through key terms and dissecting practice exam questions. We are preparing for an exam after all! I followed suit with Domain 2 – Marketing Planning.


June 13th, 2017

Featured Author

Courtney Heslin

Sales & Marketing Coordinator

Gilbane Building Company

  • Member, SMPS-NY

How DO you do it? From fellow colleagues to technical staff and even our families, how many times have you heard “how do you manage to get it all done?” Join us for a round table discussion with senior professionals in our industry. (more…)

EVENT BUZZ | CLIENT PANEL Long Island Airport Program

May 23rd, 2017

Featured Author

Corrine Collins

Marketing Manager

Nelson & Pope

  • Member, SMPS-NY Long Island Affiliate

It’s a bird, it’s superman . . . no, it’s the Long Island Affiliate of SMPS New York, hosting a client panel program Bumpy Ride or Smooth Skies on June 7 where you can find out what is happening at our local NYC and Long Island Airports. Join us for this informative session where participants will hear first-hand from representatives from MacArthur, Gabreski, LaGuardia and JFK airports. In a series of thought provoking presentations, airport representatives will discuss current capital programs, the design and construction process, future trends and upcoming projects, MBE/WBE requirements, as well as the challenges they face as the need to update and rebuild airport infrastructure continues. For more information and to register click here.


May 18th, 2017

Featured Author

Michelle Santoro CPSM
Director of Business Development
Skanska USA

  • SMPS-NY Director of Professional Development

Interested in professional development, curious what best practices are out there across the country, looking for a relevant professional credential? SMPS New York is here to help and invites you to join us for our annual Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM) Boot Camp! Over 3 sessions, the camp will review and prepare you for the exam based on SMPS Six Domains of Practice (Marketing Research, Marketing Planning, BD, Proposals, PR, Management) and offers 6 AIA credits. Sessions are scheduled 8-10am on Tuesday June 6, Thursday July 20, and Tuesday August 8. Look for more information and registration coming soon.

Click here to register for the event, or email Michelle Santoro, Director of Professional Development with any questions.

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