Member Buzz

December 2016 Member News!

Member Buzz
Let’s see what our members are up to this month! Coe Hoeksema joins WE Design Landscape Architecture

Coe Hoeksema joined WE Design Landscape Architecture as Marketing Manager in February after 10 years at FXFOWLE Architects (and the birth of her son Owen). She is excited to help shape this young firm’s marketing strategy with a new website, marketing materials, social media, and other forms of outreach, as they strive to activate city landscapes through collaboration, community engagement, and urban ecology. Kristin Liu honored by Professional Women in Construction (PWC)

Kristin Liu, business development leader at Syska Hennessy Group, was named one of PWC’s 20 Under 40 Outstanding Women in Construction. The honorees were recognized at the PWC Holiday Party on December 15, 2016. Kristin encourages all marketers to get involved in organizations like SMPS and PWC and build their professional networks. She is thankful for her many mentors who have championed her growth, including Vicky DeJesus of Syska Hennessy, who introduced her to SMPS. Katherine DeMercurio participated in the 6th Annual Spin for Hunger Event

Katherine DeMercurio, Associate of Business Development at M Moser Associates, recently participated in Spin for Hunger’s 6th Annual Event. The event benefits St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters who seek to nourish the body and spirit of those in need, focusing on three groups: low income, homeless, and the socially challenged. The December 4th spin took place at SoulCycle in the West Village and between spinners and sponsors raised over $70,000. For more information visit: