SMPS Chicago Skills Seminar: Turn Awards into a Winning Marketing Strategy

April 29, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Zoom (Virtual Meeting)

It takes time, effort, and money to enter awards competitions, but the investment can be justified if you know how to capitalize on both successful and unsuccessful award submissions.

Join Alison Strickler for a fun and fast-paced SMPS Chicago Skills Seminar all about awards. You’ll gain insight on why awards should form an integral part of your marketing strategy and how to approach them to win.

What You’ll Learn

  • What you MUST DO in every submission
  • How to manage every step of the process like a boss
  • How to get strategic about winning
  • Tools to determine best opportunities


  • Introduction
  • Skills Seminar
  • Q&A

How to Join the Program - Please Note Recent Change

The Zoom access information is located in your event registration confirmation email. Please save this information to your calendar.

  • Please make sure to add SMPS Chicago emails to your approved senders list and verify your email with SMPS Chicago.


About Our Speaker

Alison Strickler is an A/E/C industry marketing expert with a special emphasis on content and messaging. As a former marketing director for design firms in New York and Chicago, and as an independent marketing consultant for firms from coast to coast, she has regularly developed winning award submissions to national and regional AEC design organizations for the past 15 years.


A recording of this session will be emailed following the live stream.

CPSM CEU Credits: 1.5

This is a Professional Development event.


$20.00 Members

$30.00 Non-members

$20.00 Out of State SMPS Members