Chapter News & Announcements

SMPS Northeast Ohio – Matt Handal’s Proposal Workshop: Take your Proposals to the Next Level

Chapter News & Announcements, Events & Conferences  |  February 19, 2019

Tuesday, April 9 from 7:45 am – 12 pm in downtown Cleveland Oswald Conference Center 1100 Superior Avenue #1500 Cleveland, OH 44114 Did you ever wish you could have more of an impact on your clients’ decisions? What if you could get into their heads, influence their decisions, and craft more compelling proposals? Matt Handal ...

It’s CPSM Week!

Blog, Chapter News & Announcements  |  February 11, 2019

It’s CPSM Week!

Online from February 11–15, 2019, we’re celebrating all things certification during CPSM Week. Are you a CPSM? What about your friends and colleagues? Help us raise awareness about the program by spreading the word about CPSM Week and the benefits of earning the designation. We’ll be using #smpscpsmweek throughout social media so everyone can follow ...

SMPS 2019 January Luncheon | Development Trends in Ever-Changing Western PA

Chapter News & Announcements  |  January 18, 2019

January 16 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm Thank you for joining us on Wednesday, January 16th for the panel discussion on development trends in Western PA. If you missed it, here are some pictures of the event! PANELISTS: Lance Chimka, Executive Director of Allegheny County Economic Development Jason Rigone, Director of Planning & Development, Executive Director of Westmoreland ...

New Member Spotlight: Aaron J. Kulik

Blog, Chapter News & Announcements, Member Spotlights  |  December 20, 2018

New Member Spotlight: Aaron J. Kulik

Aaron J. Kulik Associate IIDA LEED Green Associate Designer Aaron Kulik is a designer at heart. In his own words, “I am an interior designer that grew up in an upholstery shop.  If you ask me my heart is held together with thread, glue and upholsterer’s tacks.” Aaron’s career path started over 20 years in ...

Participate in Industry Research!

Chapter News & Announcements  |  November 09, 2018

Participate in Industry Research!

          How much does your firm spend when it comes to conferences and tradeshows? Are you making the most of this investment? As a marketing leader, are you applying modern trade show practices, achieving business goals, and making a lasting impact on your firm? SMPS members Ali Detar and Amy Collins are leading ...

New Member Spotlight: Paul DiGirolamo

Blog, Chapter News & Announcements, Member Spotlights  |  October 23, 2018

New Member Spotlight: Paul DiGirolamo

Paul DiGirolamo is Vice President of Engineering at RIG Consulting, Inc.  Paul has been with RIG for eight years.  RIG is a Pennsylvania certified WBE/DBE that performs Construction Management/Inspection, Surveying, Civil Engineering and Environmental Assessments.  Paul has over 25 years of engineering experience, a BSCE from Penn State and a MSCE from Carnegie Mellon.  He ...

Message from the President: Business Transformed Through Marketing Leadership

Blog, Chapter News & Announcements  |  September 12, 2018


New Member Spotlight: Sami Barry

Blog, Chapter News & Announcements, Member Spotlights  |  August 14, 2018

New Member Spotlight: Sami Barry

Sami Barry is Director of Marketing for Helbling & Associates, a retained executive search firm that specializes in facilities, construction, engineering, and real estate development.  In her role, Sami works closely with the company’s President and Regional Managing Directors to develop and execute diverse marketing and business development strategies....

AIA Pittsburgh offer to SMPS Pittsburgh

Chapter News & Announcements  |  February 09, 2018

AIA Pittsburgh has restructured their Industry Partner program to be more inclusive, with a particular emphasis on welcoming individual practitioners and all members of the design / build community. We hope that through our Industry Partnerships we can grow our community, support more collaboration, and collectively benefit both professionally and personally from strengthened partnerships with ...

SMPS Marketing Communications Awards (MCAs)

Chapter News & Announcements  |  January 26, 2018

                The 41st Annual Marketing Communications Awards (MCA) program is now open. Earn recognition for your marketing team! There are over 23 categories to choose from and the competition is now completely online: no more mailing in entries! Projects completed between January 2016 and January 2018 will be ...