SMPS Conn. MCA awards & blue carpet gala - May 17

May 17, 2017 at 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM Pond House Cafe 1555 Asylum Avenue West Hartford, CT 06117 Prepare yourself for the marketing event of the year! Join SMPS Connecticut as we recognize excellence in marketing communications by professional services firms in the AEC industry for their exemplary marketing projects, campaigns and materials. Submitting an Entry Entering is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Review the award categories and submittal requirements to learn how to prepare your entry.
  2. Register your entry. *Please note that our electronic intake form is for SMPS CT tracking purposes and entry registration. Judges will be judging on the contents of your mailed entry packet!
  3. Send us your entry packet in the mail so our expert jury panel can view and judge your entry on Judging Day. Be sure to include your entry form and payment or payment receipt.

*Entry deadline is Friday, April 7, 2017, at 11:59 PM If you have questions about submitting take a look at the MCA FAQ sheet. Benefits of participating in the Marketing Communication Awards Blue Carpet Gala include:

*Winning firms will receive 1 free registration. Not submitting an Entry Not planning on submitting an entry? Don’t worry, this won’t be your typical awards ceremony. SMPS members and non-members alike are encouraged to dress to impress, walk the blue carpet and enjoy a night of awards, dinner, and dancing! In addition to the MCA entry awards, we will honor 3 non-entry awards that night: the Grace Waldvogel Member of the Year and 2 superlative awards. Benefits of attending the Marketing Communications Awards Blue Carpet Gala include:

Superlative Awards In addition to the awards given for the Marketing Communications Project entries, we also plan to award 3 individuals for their contributions to the chapter and/or A/E/C industry.

Winners of the Superlative Awards are voted on by the SMPS CT Board. Event Details: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM – Registration, Blue Carpet Photo Ops and Open Bar Cocktail Hour 6:30 PM to 7:15 PM – Dinner 7:15 PM to 7:45 PM – Awards Ceremony 7:45 PM to 10:30 PM – Cash Bar, More Blue Carpet Photo Ops, Dancing, and Networking Location: The Pond House Café, 1555 Asylum Ave., West Hartford, CT Free onsite parking is available. Registration: Please register by May 12, 2017

Late registrations and walk-ins cannot be accommodated for this event. Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance to receive a refund. No shows are responsible for payment in full. Past SMPS CT Presidents will be charged the full registration amount. Meal Choices:

*Vegetarian option available upon request