Editor-In-Chief: Al Anderson
Feature Editors: Erin Clinch, Faith Ragan
Sponsored Content Editor: Tina Barni

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The Shortlist

President’s Quarterly Update

Let’s face it: it’s not always the best design that wins (although we’d like to think so), but the firm that offers the most rewarding experience. This means bringing a hospitality mindset to our services.

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Evolution of the Shortlist: From Bi-Fold to Blog

Thirty-two years on, the format has changed and the name elided, but The Shortlist still aspires to must-read status. Join us for a trip into the archives as we take a look at stories dating back to 1986.

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The Shortlist 2018 Q1: Digitization of the A/E/C Landscape

Our 2018 Q1 issue of The Shortlist is called "Digitization of the A/E/C Landscape." It is also the last Shortlist in the traditional format, as The Shortlist will now transform into a blog.

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The Shortlist 2017 Q3: Experience Marketing

Our 2017 Q3 issue of The Shortlist is called "Elevate the Experience" and discusses our theme for the 2017-2018 year: “Experience Marketing.”

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The Shortlist 2017 Q4: The North Bay Edition

Our 2017 Q4 issue of The Shortlist is called "The North Bay Edition." It covers the SMPS Pacific Regional Conference (PRC), to be held in February in Napa, and industry response to the North Bay Fires.

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The Shortlist 2017 Q2: The Founders Awards Issue

This issue of The Shortlist is called "The Founders Awards" and celebrates both the event and the winners that help make our chapter one of SMPS’ finest.

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The Shortlist 2017 Q1: 35 Years of SFBAC

Our 2017 Q1 issue of The Shortlist is called "35 Years of SMPS SFBAC" and celebrates the 35-year history of our chapter.

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The Shortlist 2016 Q4: Best of SFBAC

In this issue of The Shortlist, we bring you the Best of SFBAC. The issue features the SFBAC Founder’s Awards, the journey to becoming a CPSM, a recap of November's Equity by Design Program, and more. Read on and join us in celebrating the #BestofSFBAC!

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The Shortlist Q3 2016: Back to Basics

Back to Basics! In this issue, informative essays by Erin Clinch, Shannon Daggett, and Al Anderson touch on some of the basics of the industry. Other features include an interview with Russell Quinan of TheorySF and recap of 2016 Build Business Conference

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Meet the New Board: SMPS SFBAC 2016-17 Leaders

We are thrilled to officially announce the members of the 2016–2017 Board of Directors. Please join us in acknowledging your future (and returning) SFBAC leaders, who have been busy planning for the start of their board year September 1, 2016.

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