About Us

The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) is a non-profit national professional organization dedicated to promoting the advancement of professional services marketing. Encompassing more than 6,000 members in over 52 chapters nationwide and in Canada, the society’s mission is to be the premier source for education, information, and resources in marketing professional services for the built and natural environment. Visit the national SMPS website to learn more.

The SMPS Northern New England Chapter

Formed in 1992 as SMPS Maine by a group of dynamic marketing professionals, the Chapter is comprised of professional services marketers, business development directors, communication specialists, design principals, contractors and individuals who sell and market services and products to the building industry.

In 2008 the chapter was named “Outstanding Medium Chapter of the Year” by SMPS national. A former chapter president, Anne Crowe Kroger, was the recipient of the National Chapter President of the Year in 2007.

Since its founding, the chapter has grown to more than 70 active members, with 200 affiliate firms participating in monthly chapter activities. In 2011, the Chapter updated its name to include the already existing memberships in New Hampshire and Vermont. Click the membership tab for more information on the many benefits of membership in the Northern New England Chapter.