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Watch SMPS FoundationTV via Live Broacast this Wednesday

Chapter News & Announcements  |  April 30, 2014

The SMPS National beta group would like to invite you to watch a live broadcast featuring Bill Long, SMPS Foundation President, and Scott Butcher, SMPS Foundation President-Elect, who will be discussing the Foundation’s plans for the future at the SMPS Northeast Regional Conference (ÜBER). Tune in this Wednesday, April 30th at 4:30 pm ET right ...

Millennial Marketer – Blog 2: Your Clients Have Bosses Too!

Chapter News & Announcements, Marketing & Branding  |  April 23, 2014

Millennial Marketer – Blog 2:  Your Clients Have Bosses Too!

The Millennial Marketer Blog 2: Your Clients Have Bosses Too! (A Monthly Blog authored by Diane Landers, Ph.D. MBA, RPA, CPSM)...

Millennial Marketer – Blog 1: Thanks Bob!

Chapter News & Announcements, Marketing & Branding  |  March 23, 2014

Millennial Marketer – Blog 1:  Thanks Bob!

The Millennial Marketer Blog 1: Do you have a business development or sales mentor? No? Why not? (A Monthly Blog authored by Diane Landers, Ph.D. MBA, RPA, CPSM - Vice President and CMO at GAI Consultants, Inc.)...

Enter for a Chance to Win a Full Registration to Build Business 2014

Chapter News & Announcements  |  March 12, 2014

Ready to help a great cause? Want a chance to win a full registration for Build Business power:play? Just purchase a raffle ticket from the SMPS Fellows – one ticket for $10 or three for $25 – between now and April 8 to be entered for a chance to win. On April 11, SMPS President ...

Celebrating our Past Presidents

Chapter News & Announcements  |  February 17, 2014

On this Presidents’ Day, the SMPS community salutes the many presidents who have led the Society and its chapters over four decades. The Pittsburgh Chapter would like to thank you for your vision, dedication, and service! Ever wondered what it’s like to be president of SMPS? In this video, Past Presidents Julie Luers, FSMPS (1996–97), ...

Member Spotlight: Molly Kwiatkowski

Member Spotlights  |  February 17, 2014

Member Spotlight:  Molly Kwiatkowski

Molly Kwiatkowski is the Energy Marketing Manager for GAI Consultants, Inc.  In this capacity, she manages marketing strategy, internal communications, and proposal activities for GAI’s Energy Business Unit.  Previously, Molly was a Business Analyst for The Hill Group, Inc., a management consulting firm.  She has seven years of experience in marketing and business analysis.  Molly ...

Wanted: Committee Chairs for the 2015 Heartland Regional Conference

Chapter News & Announcements  |  February 06, 2014

Wanted:  Committee Chairs for the 2015 Heartland Regional Conference

SMPS Chicago will be hosting the 2015 Heartland Regional Conference in May 2015. The conference will take place at the Palmer House Hilton in downtown Chicago. The conference steering committee is now looking for some strong leaders that would be interested in co-chairing one of the available committees or helping in a support role. Click here ...

SMPS 2014 Mega Membership Madness Campaign – Game On!

Chapter News & Announcements  |  February 06, 2014

SMPS 2014 Mega Membership Madness Campaign – Game On!

Current Members: you can help, and also benefit, from recruiting new members for our chapter during the Mega Membership Campaign from February 1st to April 15th....

January 15, 2014 Luncheon Program – Aviation Photo Gallery

Events & Conferences, Photo Galleries  |  January 15, 2014

January 15, 2014 Luncheon Program – Aviation Photo Gallery

On January 15th, SMPS Pittsburgh coordinated a an informative panel discussion with regional leaders in aviation.  Photos of the event can be viewed here....

Marketing ROI: The Latest Industry Metrics

Chapter News & Announcements, Marketing & Branding  |  December 18, 2013

Marketing ROI:  The Latest Industry Metrics

SMPS Pittsburgh’s very own Membership Co-Chair, Carl Hunt and SMPS Central Pennsylvania’s Ali Detar, CPSM recently published a fantastic article on ROI in the December issue of Marketer.  See below for a brief excerpt from the article, or click here to view a pdf of the entire article.   Some age-old questions arise time and time again:  ...