Awards

    See below for information on previous winners.

    CATEGORIES

    MARKETER OF THE YEAR  The Sandy D’elia Marketer of the Year Award recognizes one’s personal achievement, extraordinary leadership, and significant contributions to their firm’s marketing success during the past one to two years.

    Previous Winners
    • 2019 – Laurie Lumish
    • 2015 – Nicole La
    • 2013 – Catherine Spurlock
    • 2010 – Devon Kurcina, CPSM
    • 2008 – Marion Thatch, FSMPS, CPSM
    • 2004 – Katie O’Brien, CPSM
    • 2002 – Denise Youmans, CPSM
    • 2001 – Julie Szabo

    VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR  The Volunteer of the Year Award honors a current SMPS member who demonstrates passion, commitment, and involvement in the SFBAC chapter and the field of marketing.

    Previous Winners
    • 2019 – Christina Benedict
    • 2017 – Bianca Flores
    • 2015 – Abby Reader
    • 2013 – Faith Ragan
    • 2010 – Cathy Kohatsu
    • 2005 – Tony Williams

    RISING STAR  The Rising Star Award honors a member who has been in the A/E/C industry for three years or less and demonstrates innovation, motivation and shows great potential to be a future leader in the industry.

    Previous Winners
    • 2015 – Erin Lopez
    • 2013 – Samantha Stettler
    • 2010 – Tabitha Ellet

    LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT  The William B. Hankinson Lifetime Achievement Award is the most prestigious award the SFBAC bestows upon its members. The purpose is to recognize a senior marketer’s excellence in marketing and in SMPS during his/her career.

    Previous Winners
    • 2019 – Judi Sayler
    • 2017 – Alethea O'Dell, CPSM
    • 2015 – Marion Thatch, FSMPS, CPSM
    • 2013 – Pat Christman, CPSM
    • 2010 – Dennis Paoletti, FAIA, FASA, FSMPS
    • 2005 – Craig Park, FSMPS, CPSM
    • 2005 – Gwendolyn Powell Todd, Ed.D., FSMPS, CPSM
    • 1998 – Kay Godwin, FSMPS, CPSM