The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS), the premier A/E/C marketing and business development association holds both regional and national annual awards. Hafer’s marketing team received recognition at both events this year. The team includes Jill Rawley, Director of Marketing, and Ali Raben, Marketing Coordinator.

SMPS National Marketing Communications Awards
SMPS announced the recipients of its 2017 National Marketing Communications Awards (MCA) on July 13th in Indianapolis, as a part of Build Business, the SMPS annual conference, held July 12–14.. This annual competition is the longest-standing, most prestigious awards program recognizing excellence in marketing and communications by professional services firms in the design and building industry. The SMPS Marketing Communications Awards (MCA) recognize the individuals and teams who create outstanding communication vehicles for architectural, engineering, design, and construction firms. Hafer was awarded the Merit Award in the Corporate Identity category for their work on the recent rebranding of the company.

SMPS Heartland Regional Pinnacle Awards
SMPS honored recipients of its 2017 Pinnacle Awards on April 6, 2017 in Pittsburgh, PA as part of the Heartland Regional Conference. Chapters represented at this conference include: Chicago, Greater Cincinnati, Columbus,
Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Northeast Ohio, Pittsburgh, and Wisconsin. This awards competition recognizes and highlights the critical role and immense value marketing professionals bring to the design and building industry. Hafer won two Pinnacle Awards: Second Place for Website Design and Second Place for Video.