Awards & Recognition

SMPS offers chapter and member recognition programs and awards to showcase the work of its members professionally and in their leadership of the Society. The below listed information will highlight how we plan to recognize and celebrate all of the award winners at this year's Amplify A|E|C.

Daytime M Awards

Tuesday, July 19 | 12PM

Main Stage Experience and Luncheon

The red carpet is rolled out to celebrate the SMPS Marketing Communication Awards’ 45thAnniversary honoring the best of the best in marketing and communications in the AEC industry.

Don’t miss out on seeing which firms take home the coveted “M” Award live on stage! We'll celebrate the industry’s finest marketing communications work when we recognize the top scoring entries from the 2022 Marketing Communications Awards (MCA) competition.

The sit-down luncheon will provide a first-hand look at marketing trends and success stories from both small and large AEC firms across the country. Also being presented will be the Best of Show award and the People’s Choice Award, given to the finalist entry with the most votes by the public.

The SMPS Marketing Communications Awards (MCA) recognize the individuals and teams who create outstanding communication vehicles for architectural, engineering, design, and construction firms.

*Attire: Business Casual

Weld Coxe Marketing Achievement Award Ceremony

Tuesday, July 19 | 5-6:30PM

Main Stage Experience 

We will present the Society’s highest individual honor bestowed to a member, the Weld Coxe Marketing Achievement Award (WCMAA) on Tuesday evening. Presenting this year’s award will be 2020 WCMAA recipient, Carolyn Ferguson, FMPS, CPSM and 2021 WCMAA recipient, Tom Smith, FSMPS, CPSM and a video tribute highlighting the accomplishments of this year’s honoree. Following the award presentation there will be a sit-down interview center stage with an esteemed panel of peer organization Fellows discussing exemplifying Leadership in today’s business world moderated by Society Past President, Doug Parker, FSMPS, CPSM.

*Attire Business Casual

Chapter President of the year Award presentation

Wednesday, July 20 | 9-10:30 AM

Main Stage Experience 

This presentation will include a live introduction/tribute by our 2021 Chapter President of the Year (CPY) recipients, Kat DeMercurio, and Nichole Petersen. The Society’s President Bernice Bako, FSMPS, CPSM, MBA and President -Elect Holly Bolton, FSMPS, CPSM will also be on hand to co-present the award.

After the CPY presentation, join our Society President, in recognizing this year’s class of CPSMs.

*Attire Business Casual

The 2022 MCA Call for Entries is now closed. The winners will be announced during Amplify A|E|C in Atlanta.