Member Spotlight: Erin Reed

As a member of SMPS for five years, what has been your favorite part about being involved? The people. SMPS offers such a unique network of marketers both locally and nationwide. I typically meet someone new at every event I attend and being the sole marketer in Deacon’s Portland office, havi...

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Member Spotlight: Kate Kearney

What do you do at your current firm, and what do you like most about your role? I am an associate at Peter Meijer Architect, and part of the firm leadership group responsible for managing: marketing research, marketing planning, client and business development, proposals, and promotional activities...

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Announcing the 2018 Winner of SMPS Oregon's Scholarship Program

Congratulations to Nicole Haman, CPSM, LEED AP for being chosen as the first recipient of SMPS Oregon’s Lynn Parsons Educational Scholarship. Nicole started her career in A/E/C marketing over 11 years ago as a marketing assistant for a local contractor. She currently works on the marketing an...

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Member Spotlight: Allison Tivnon

How long have you been a member of SMPS, and how do you stay involved in the chapter? I began attending SMPS events back in 2008 and officially became a member in 2011. I stay involved in a number of ways: attending events (both here in Portland and when I’m visiting our Seattle office); read...

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Member Spotlight: Emily DeChambeau

How did you get into a career in A/E/C marketing? And what do you do at your current firm? I started my career in A/E/C marketing a little over a year a half ago as an intern for my current firm. I got started through the MECOP Program at Oregon State University. I started out in my role doing most...

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Event Recap: Marketing Plans Made Simple with Jennifer Newman

Jennifer Newman of Ignite Coaching & Consulting spoke to a crowd of more than 60 industry professionals at Kell’s Irish Pub last Thursday. Jennifer’s presentation “Marketing Plans Made Simple” proved to be timely subject matter as the Portland A/E/C community gears up for...

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GROW Event Recap and Photos

Thanks to everyone who was able to make it to the GROW event this year! It was a great kick-off to all the great events coming up through SMPS Oregon. Christina Blaser, President of SMPS Oregon, kicked the event off by introducing Board members and dove into what SMPS is all about. Attendees learned...

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Member Spotlight: Alexandra Orozco

Alexandra Orozco, Marketing Coordinator at Urban Resources, Inc.Co-Facilitator, Coordinators Corner Roundtable, SMPS Oregon What do you do at your current firm, and what is your favorite aspect of your current role?I am the marketing coordinator for a local construction project management serv...

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Member Spotlight: Nicole Haman, CPSM, LEED AP

Nicole D. Haman, CPSM, LEED AP at AKS Engineering and Forestry, LLCSenior Marketers Roundtable Facilitator, SMPS Oregon How did you get into a career in A/E/C marketing? And what do you do at your current firm?I started my career in A/E/C marketing over 11 years ago. After graduating from college, ...

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Call for Volunteers: Join a Committee!

Call for Volunteers: Join a Committee! September 5, 2018 Joining a committee is a great way to strengthen your resume, grow professionally, and connect with others in the industry! We have a number of open positions this year and are looking for volunteers to join our committees. To learn more, pl...

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