Member Buzz

July 2017 Member News!

Member Buzz
Let’s see what our members are up to this month! SMPS-NY Members Participate in the NYC Pride March Brien McDaniel, Director of Communications at FXFOWLE; Kirsten Sibilia, Managing Principal at Dattner Architects; and Jonas Foster, National Marketing Manager at ‎HLB Lighting Design walked in this year’s NYC Pride March. They were joined by colleagues from their respective firms, along with friends and colleagues from Arup, OMA, Holly Hunt & Associates, Turner Construction, and BuroHappold. To the best of their knowledge, they made history by being the first AEC firms to ever walk in the NYC Pride March.

Photo by Melodie Rivera
100 Women Who Care About Long Island Celebrates 4th Anniversary Tracy Lobdell, Senior Marketing Coordinator at Greenman-Pedersen is thrilled to announce that her organization, 100 Women Who Care about Long Island, is celebrating their 4th Anniversary this month, and that they have just exceeded $100,000 in donations to non-profit organizations serving the residents of Long Island. To learn more about the organization please visit: Jeffrey Taub Joins AKRF Jeffrey Taub, CPSM, joined AKRF as Senior Technical Director for business development. Based in New York City, he is coordinating business development efforts in and across all market sectors and offices of the firm. This includes strategic coordination, engagement, and oversight of all business development initiatives.

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