MENTOR: Cheryl A. Maze, CPSM, LEED AP BD+C, Principal/Corporate Marketing & BD Manager, TLC Engineering for Architecture Length in the industry: Jumped into the industry in 1988 – took a break to return to banking, so about 26 years in AEC total. Yikes! SMPS member since:  2001 Why did you apply to the mentorship program?  This... Continue Reading →



MENTOR: Jennifer Black, Service Solutions, Bernhard MCC Length in the industry: 15 years SMPS member since:  2015 Why did you apply to the mentorship program?  To share my knowledge & experience in Business Development in the A/E/C Industry. What do you hope to learn from each other?  My goal is to learn more of the marketing side of... Continue Reading →

Member Spotlight: Courtney Franklin

Marketing Coordinator at Hensel Phelps SMPS Central Florida Position: Treasurer, but this coming year I will be joining the Communications Committee, so Treasurer is up for grabs! Member Since: 2015 Why did you want to be on the board? I wanted to get the most out of my SMPS membership. I felt that throwing myself into a... Continue Reading →


MENTOR: Gail L. Kroll, Executive Vice President, Marketing, FINFROCK Length in the industry: 40 years SMPS member since:  2000 Why did you apply to the mentorship program? I realized a few years ago my involvement with SMPS was decreasing, but that I still wanted an opportunity to stay connected with others in our industry.  I’ve learned a great deal... Continue Reading →

Member Spotlight: Pablo Prahl

Promotional Marketing Specialist at Proforma  Member Since: 2015 How would you describe your role/job? I deliver joy to my clients every day by offering tools and resources to boost their existing marketing efforts. Working in the promotional products industry means I get to work with the fun side of marketing – providing a product to make... Continue Reading →

Member Spotlight: Jenifer Wonn

Marketing Coordinator at RLF architecture + engineering + interiors  Member Since: 2014 How would you describe your role/job? I am a Marketing Coordinator and enjoy the fast-pace, multiple-hat life. The ability to switch gears and do something different every day is a thrill. Sometimes glamorous, other times not so much, but working with and supporting talented... Continue Reading →

Member Spotlight: Allison Chalifoux

Marketing Coordinator at DRMP Member Since: 2017 How would you describe your role/job? I help prepare internal and external marketing and communications for all 15 of our offices. In any one day, I help develop, coordinate, and write proposals and presentations and QC letters and marketing documents. I have also recently begun partnering with corporate... Continue Reading →

Member Spotlight: Ritu Sandhu

Senior Regional Marketing Manager at Barton Malow Company Member Since: 2006 How would you describe your role/job? I oversee marketing for the Carolinas, Georgia and Florida. Marketing at Barton Malow operates like a one-stop resource for all internal and external marketing and communications. Our team is responsible for everything from proposals and presentations to event... Continue Reading →

Member Spotlight: Saskia Buggenhout

Marketing Specialist at Turner Construction SMPS Member since: 2017 How would you describe your role/job? As a marketing specialist, my responsibilities include generating custom proposals and presentations, including writing and editing text, design layout, custom graphics, and tailoring resumes. What have been the challenges and rewards of your career? The most rewarding is when we win jobs because... Continue Reading →

Member Spotlight: Daniel Voss

Marketing Coordinator at Energy Air, Inc. SMPS Member since: 2016 SMPS Committee: Programs How would you describe your role/job? At Energy Air, my role is varied and very flexible. The responsibilities of a marketing professional for a subcontractor vary somewhat from that of my general contractor counterparts. Developing marketing collateral, bid packages, calendar management, and lots... Continue Reading →

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