The Society of Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Upstate New York Chapter recently announced its 2020-2021 board of directors, which took office Sept. 1.
The Upstate New York Chapter of SMPS serves marketing professionals across Upstate, from Buffalo to Albany, and from the North Country to the Southern Tier. SMPS says it is the only organization dedicated to creating business opportunities in the architectural, engineering, and construction industry.
The board appointments included the following Central New York professionals:
•Erin Bullard, marketing coordinator at Vertical Access in Ithaca, will serve in the past president role.
•Jessica Smith, marketing manager at Appel Osborne Landscape Architecture in Syracuse, will be the board’s secretary/treasurer.
•Michael Kirmse, director of marketing and business intelligence at Ramboll in Syracuse, is the new membership director.
The SMPS has a membership of 7,000-plus marketing and business-development professionals from architectural, engineering, planning, interior design, construction, and specialty consulting firms located throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Teresa York, marketing coordinator at Creighton Manning in Albany, was named the president of the SMPS Upstate New York Chapter board for the next year.