• Social Media Management and Web Development Strategies
  • Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
  • 9:00 am to 11:00 am
  • Buro Happold
    800 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1600
    Los Angeles, CA 90017

  • Have you ever wondered how to start a social media program? Are you contemplating a new website? Do you want to know what the latest trends and best practices are for web development and social media?

    You don't want to miss this marketing workshop! The moderator and presenters are:

    Moderator: Shelley Santo, CPSM, LEED AP – Director of Marketing, Co-Pilots
    Presenter: Darin Beaman, Chief Creative Officer, OIC
    Presenter: Kenneth Davila, Organicum Design

    Schedule:
    9:00-9:30am       Networking
    9:30-10:30am      Presentation
    10:30-11:00am      Questions and Answers

    Parking:
    $8-$40 (off-site is less expensive)

    Price:
    $15 Members
    $40 Non-Members

    QUESTIONS?

    SPONSOR THIS EVENT

    JOIN SMPS

  • Call for Nominations for 2014-2015 SMPS Board of Directors
  • Thursday, May 1st, 2014
  • Call for Nominations from NOW to May 1, 2014
  • Email Submission

  • 2014-2015 SMPS-LA Call for Nominations

    Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2014-2015 term, which commences on September 1, 2014 and concludes on August 31, 2015. Currently the President-Elect, Treasurer, Secretary, Programs, and Education position are open for nominations. The Sponsorship, Communications, Membership, Special Events, and University Liaison positions will not be vacant until the 2015-2016 term. Members in good standing may be nominated for any of the elected positions that are currently available.

    The Director positions are elected for a one (1) year term with a maximum of two (2) terms in each position. The Treasurer and Secretary are elected to a two (2) year term with a maximum of two (2) terms in each position. The President-Elect serves in that office for one (1) year and then automatically assumes the office of the President in the subsequent year.  At the end of that term, each President remains on the Board for another year as immediate Past President.

    Nominations for any of the elected positions may be self-proposed or by petition, and must include all data as outlined in the attached Nomination Form. The closing date for submissions is Thursday, May 1, 2014. The Nominations and Elections Committee will evaluate all nominations in accordance with the parameters and procedures outlined in the chapter’s by-laws. The Committee will then identify a qualified slate of candidates for approvals as required.

    Refer to the attached Nomination Form for details on the nomination process, Board responsibilities and eligibility requirements. Please also note that additional volunteer opportunities are available and some Board appointments do not require a vote by the membership.  For questions regarding volunteer opportunities or the nomination process, please contact me directly at (626) 666-6906 or jmartinez@gkkworks.com.

    Thank you,
    Juanita Martinez
    2013-2014 SMPS/LA Chapter President
    Chair, Nominations & Elections Committee

    2014-2015 SMPS-LA Call for Nominations

  • Learn Tips and Tricks - Adobe Creative Suite
  • Friday, May 9th, 2014
  • TBD to
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  • Education Client Roundtable
  • Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
  • 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Millennium Biltmore: 506 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90014

  • It's no secret that competition is near all-time high. Being able to differentiate your firm among the pool of respondents is crucial in winning coveted contracts. Maximizing valuable client relationships will help your firm remain competitive in these challenging times. This is your opportunity to meet directly with these key decision makers in the education market to find out:

    1. Program goals and initiatives;
    2. upcoming procurement opportunities and trends;
    3. sector specific consultant selection criteria;
    4. preferred delivery of services;
    5. how to leverage the value your team offers;
    6. best approaches and follow through;
    7. and much more!

    With roundtable rotations, attendees will be able to interact in small groups with presenters. The roundtable rotation order will be provided at the event check-in table, so be sure to arrive early to ensure a seat at the table of your choice.

    CONFIRMED SPEAKERS:

    1. Carl Newth, Campus Building Official, Director of Engineering, UCLA

    2. Jon Soffa, University Architect, USC

    3. Brian Payne, LACCD

    SCHEDULE:

    3:00 pm - 3:30 pm: Private Reception for Sponsors and Speakers

    3:30 pm - 4:00 pm: Registration & Networking

    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm: Roundtable

    5:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Reception

    PARKING:

    $7.00 Self-Parking at Pershing Square

    $20.00 Valet Parking at Biltmore with event validation

    PRICE:

    Members - $50.00

    Non-Members - $90.00

    SPONSORSHIP:

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    Premier Sponsor - $550 - 2 VIP tickets to cocktail hour - 2 complimentary registrations and discounted ticket option - 2 display boards and other marketing material at the event - Logo placement on program announcements - Firm profile read during introduction - Preferred seating for two at speaker table - Recognition in SMPS newsletter

    Event Sponsor - $350 - One complimentary registration and discounted ticket option - 2 display boards and marketing material at the event - Logo placement on program announcements - Verbal recognition during program introduction - Preferred seating for one at speaker table - Recognition in SMPS newsletter

    QUESTIONS?

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  • Breaking Boundaries - The Doer/Seller Model and Ideas for How to Train Technical Staff
  • Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
  • 8:30 am to 10:00 am
  • TBD

  • 31st Annual SMPS/LA Leonardo Awards
  • Thursday, June 12th, 2014
  • 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
  • Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles
    929 South Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90015
    (213) 623-3233

     

  • On Thursday, June 12th 2014, SMPS/LA will celebrate the 31st Anniversary of its Chapter's Leonardo Awards Program at the Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles. The evening will feature the presentation of its celebrated Leonardo Award to Shelley Santo of Co-Pilots.

    We will also be presenting the winner of the SMPS/LA Marketing Communications Awards and presenting our first-ever donation to the SMPS Foundation.  This signature event will serve as a celebration of the A/E/C industry’s best and brightest.

    Don't miss the festivities - secure your seat and sponsorship package now!


    Schedule:
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Cocktail Reception (Walker & Eisen Rooms)

    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Dinner Banquet & Awards Presentation (Segovia Hall)


    Honoree(s) and Special Guests:
    2014 Leonardo Award Recipient:
    Shelly Santo  |  Co-Pilots

    SMPS Foundation Representative:
    Michelle Fitzpatrick  |  Marketivity, Inc.


    Parking:
    $10.00    Self Park across the street & adjacent to hotel


    Price:
    $175.00    member ticket
    $225.00   non-member ticket


    SPONSORSHIP:

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    JOIN SMPS

    SPONSOR THIS EVENT
    Leonardo 2014_Sponsorship Opportunities

    QUESTIONS?

  • Master Best in Class Marketing Standards
  • Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
  • 8:30 am to 10:30 am
  • TBD

  • Construction Insider Tour
  • Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
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  • July - Member Appreciation
  • Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
  • TBD to
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  • Review of 2013 MCA National Awards Submittals and Winners
  • Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
  • 8:30 am to 10:00 am
  • TBD

  • Behind the Scenes: How Clients Assemble Professional Services Teams
  • Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
  • 8:30 am to 10:30 am
  • TBD

  • Special Events - Mixer
  • Thursday, August 21st, 2014
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  • SMPS Webinar
  • Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
  • TBD to
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  • Construction Tour
  • Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
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  • New Member Orientation Lunch
  • Wednesday, October 15th, 2014
  • TBD to
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  • SMPS Marketing Workshop
  • Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
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  • SMPS Member Benefit
  • Thursday, November 6th, 2014
  • TBD to
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  • SMPS/LA Holiday Party
  • Thursday, December 4th, 2014
  • TBD to
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  • SMPS Webinar
  • Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
  • TBD to
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  • SMPS Marketing Workshop
  • Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
  • TBD to
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