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Children’s Hospital Charity Holiday Donation

Photo Galleries  |  March 10, 2017

Children’s Hospital Charity Holiday Donation

Each year, SMPS emphasizes the reason for the season by having a fundraising component at our holiday event.  This year we chose to benefit the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.  We were able to present this great cause a check for $1,300.  Thank you to everyone that helped make this possible.  Featured on far right is Amy Rayman ...

New Member Spotlight: Gene Boyer

Chapter News & Announcements, Member Spotlights  |  February 13, 2017

Born in Philadelphia and raised in Monroeville, Gene has called Pittsburgh home for the better part of 4 decades. A lifelong Steeler fan, Gene returns to Pittsburgh after spending the past three years working as a Project Manager on high-end interior projects in the DC Metro market. Having started his career in the construction business in ...

January Luncheon Photo Gallery

Photo Galleries  |  February 01, 2017

January Luncheon Photo Gallery

Photos from the January Luncheon on Regional Construction Forecast. Speakers lineup included: Jim Futrell from Pittsburgh Regional Alliance; Linda Nitch from Lawrence County Economic Development Corporation; Michael Coonley from Armstrong County Department of Economic Development; Jeff Kotula from Washington County Chamber of Commerce. Moderator: Jeff Burd from Tall Timber Group....

2016 SMPS Pittsburgh Holiday Party Photo Gallery

Photo Galleries  |  January 16, 2017

2016 SMPS Pittsburgh Holiday Party Photo Gallery

Here are some photos from the December SMPS Pittsburgh Holiday Party!...

New Member Spotlight: Melissa Hodge, Business Development Manager

Member Spotlights  |  January 10, 2017

New Member Spotlight: Melissa Hodge, Business Development Manager

Melissa joined HRV, Inc. as Business Development Manager in May 2016 with 20-plus years of business experience in several industries, including oil & gas, safety and security, automotive manufacturing and transit/transportation. Her diverse business management background and expansive network of industry connections provides insight, direction and continuity. Specifically, Melissa’s expertise in operations management, employee relations, ...

New Member Spotlight: Kathryn Bilak, Marketing Coordinator

Member Spotlights  |  November 28, 2016

New Member Spotlight: Kathryn Bilak, Marketing Coordinator

Kathryn Bilak is the Marketing Coordinator at Crawford Consulting Services, Inc. (CRAWFORD) and has been with the company since 2011. She is a graduate of Penn State University with a BA in Advertising and Public Relations. Before coming to CRAWFORD, Kathryn spent the first part of her career working in sales and advertising where she ...

November 2016 Luncheon Photos

Photo Galleries  |  November 14, 2016

November 2016 Luncheon Photos

Photos from our November Luncheon, “Grading Higher Education.”...

October 2016 Luncheon Photo Gallery

Photo Galleries  |  November 14, 2016

October 2016 Luncheon Photo Gallery

Photos from the October 2016 Luncheon, “Start-ups, Technology and Robotics.”...

CPSM Certification Insights and Benefits

Chapter News & Announcements  |  October 14, 2016

Terry Caywood, the Director of Marketing at The Sextant Group, provides some insight into the benefits of the CPSM certification provided through SMPS....

Pittsburgh Pizzaz – winner of 2016 SMPS Derby

Chapter News & Announcements  |  August 02, 2016

SMPS Pittsburgh is a proud winner of the 2016 Derby in the Medium Chapter Category! We thanks all the new members who joined us this year as well as existing member who help promote SMPS every day.  ...