Whether you are just getting started in your degree, seeking a professional network, or looking for your first employment after graduation, the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) helps you hone the skills you need to succeed—taking you and your career to new and amazing places.

As the only North American organization for marketing and business development professionals in architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) industries, SMPS offers unparalleled access to educational programs and technical skills training specific to professional services marketing. SMPS is a fun, creative, and inspiring community—attend an event and get your wheels turning!

Join SMPS as a Student Member to unlock the following benefits:

Build your Network; Build your Career

  • Tap into and build a support network of professionals… your latest contact could be your next employer.
  • Opportunity to connect with members ranging from peers to principal-level contacts and discover the dynamic firms who are transforming Colorado’s built environment.

Advance your Skills

  • Attend educational programs that will increase your industry knowledge and technical skills, making you a desirable candidate for any firm.
  • Learn A/E/C terminology, develop applicable marketing skills, challenge yourself, and discover more about your future career.

Sharpen your Competitive Edge

  • Access to internships and entry-level marketing job openings via our national and local Career Center.
  • Review job postings for various firm types and career levels for a greater understanding of position requirements and desired qualifications.

Keep the Pulse of the Professional Services Industry

  • Annual subscription to MARKETER, SMPS’s bimonthly journal, which delivers original, knowledge-based content on innovative marketing, management, and leadership strategies; case studies; and lessons learned.

Knowledge at your Fingertips

  • Access to the online Marketing Resources Center – tap into articles, websites, blogs, classes, and books on professional services marketing to expand your knowledge.

Students enrolled in a full-time study program at an accredited post-secondary institution or part time and not employed full time in the A/E/C industry or not otherwise eligible for regular membership in SMPS are invited to join as student members. The membership candidate must provide verification of student status at the time of application and when renewing the student membership. For membership scholarship opportunities click here