• Thursday, October 25th, 2018
  • 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Prank Bar
    1100 South Hope Street
    Los Angeles, CA 90015

  • Get to know SMPS-LA and the New Board of Directors!

    Please join the 'New' Board of Directors for appetizers, cocktails, and networking. Taste of SMPS is an opportunity to learn about involvement opportunities within the chapter and re-connect with fellow members. This is a FREE event, with appetizers and drink tickets provided by SMPS-LA. We hope to see you there!

    Interested in becoming more involved with SMPS? Participating on a committee is a great professional development opportunity that gives your firm excellent exposure. Most committees are accepting new members. Board members and current committee members will be at Taste of SMPS to talk about opportunities.

    Not a member, and want to learn more about SMPS? Taste of SMPS is a great opportunity to learn about all facets and ins-and-outs of SMPS-LA, including programming, resources, networking opportunities, and professional development. Grab a board member and a cocktail—they can’t wait to talk to you about the benefits of joining SMPS this year.

    Cost: FREE

    Join us for a chance to win raffle prizes!
    • One (1) FREE SMPS PRC Registration (value of $475.00) valid for current SMPS-LA Members only. Must be present to win.
    • Two (2) FREE SMPS Membership (value of $390.00) Valid for non-members only. Must be present to win.

    FREE for Members and Non-Members.

    Includes one drink ticket and appetizers.

    For sponsorship opportunities, email Matthew Sullivan, Sponsorship Director, sponsorship@smps-la.org

    For questions, email Saundra Price, Special Events Director, at events@smps-la.org

  • Lessons in Leadership
  • Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
  • 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
  • Los Angeles, California
    (Exact Location TBD)

  • The SMPS/LA mentorship program offers SMPS members a structured program in which they are given support and guidance for achieving their professional aspirations and career goals. The “Lessons in Leadership” program focuses on the skills, behaviors and traits of successful leaders, helping participants to understand how to build and strengthen success habits that will improve their value as professional.


    Monthly meetings will be held on the first Tuesday of the month (as a general rule). The program begins in November 2018 and will conclude in August 2019. The time and location are yet to be announced. Meeting dates are tentatively scheduled as follows:



    Meeting #1 Orientation November 6, 2018 Meeting #6 April 2, 2019
    Meeting #2 December 4, 2018 Meeting #7 May 7, 2019
    Meeting #3 January 15, 2019 Meeting #8 June 4, 2019
    Meeting #4 February 5, 2019 Meeting #9 July 9, 2019
    Meeting #5 March 5, 2019 Meeting #10 August TBD



    Click HERE for the full details!



    All questions can be directed to:

    Brandy Little, CPSM, CPCC
    Founder, Performace Advisor
    Lioness Coaching
    (818) 850-8055

  • Ride the Wave
  • Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
  • January 30th to February 1st, 2019
  • Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort
    2005 Kalia Road
    Honolulu, HI 96815

  • The SMPS Pacific Regional Conference (PRC) is an annual event dedicated to the advancement of marketing and business development professionals from architectural, engineering, planning, interior design, construction, and specialty construction firms.

    The conference is hosted by 10 SMPS Pacific Region chapters: Alaska, Hawaii, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Orange County, Oregon, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, and Seattle – some of the largest SMPS chapters with over 1,200 members.

    PRC offers more than 15 national presenters and keynote speakers, providing attendees opportunities to learn best practices in A/E/C marketing and business development from some of the industry’s best. Moreover, the conference atmosphere provides unique networking opportunities with companies and professionals in the Pacific Region that help you build your career and business.

    Member - $495
    Non-Member - $595

    Event Website:
    For additional event and registration information, please click here.

    Secure Your Sponsorship:
    Download the sponsorship packet here.

    Contact the PRC Programs Committee at