Committee Information

Communications Committee

MONTHLY MEETING:
Where: Heapy Engineering | 1800 Watermark Drive, Columbus, OH 43215
When: The first Thursday of every month, 8:00 am – 9:00 am 

Get Involved:  communications@smpscolumbus.org

Description
We have more and more opportunities and channels to communicate events and chapter information to our members. This committee is responsible for handling those communications, and keeping our membership up-to-date. They are also responsible for some materials presented at our events, such as sponsor recognition, and maintaining the SMPS Columbus website. Due to the responsibilities of the committee, some duties can be administered outside of work hours or from home, but required some technical understanding, such as social media skills.

Logistics/Special Events Committee

MONTHLY MEETING:
Where: The Market Italian Village | 1022 Summit St, Columbus, OH 43201
When: The last Thursday of every month, 9:00 am-10:00 am
Get Involved:  logistics@smpscolumbus.org

Description
This committee assists with the planning and logistics of chapter events ranging from the monthly luncheon meetings to special events like the Holiday Party, 30 year Anniversary Celebration, Golf Outing and Family/Member Appreciation Event.

Programs/Sponsorship Committee

MONTHLY MEETING:
Where: The Goat | 4265 Brooklands Dr., Hilliard, OH 43026
When: The first Wednesday of every month, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Get Involved:  programs@smpscolumbus.org

Description
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This committee is charged with the planning, sponsorship, and execution of the chapter’s monthly luncheon programs. The committee meets monthly, but subcommittees assigned to specific months’ programs may meet separately to work out details of the program often coordinating with members from the Logisitics committee. Only the content of the monthly luncheon program is the work of this committee – all of the logistics of the space, the meal, and the caterer is handled by the Logistics/ Special Events Committee.

Membership Committee

MONTHLY MEETING:
Where: Locations vary in the Worthington Area
When: The third Thursday of every month (starting in Oct.), 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Get Involved:
 membership@smpscolumbus.org

Description
This committee handles the planning and execution of activities related to the recruitment and retention of current Chapter members. They are active throughout the program year in a multitude of activities and initiatives around Chapter membership.

Education Committee

MONTHLY MEETING:
Where: TBD
When: TBD

Get Involved:  education@smpscolumbus.org

Description
This committee heads-up the planning and execution of MIX (Marketing Ideas Exchange) programs, often meeting monthly to oversee the logistics of these events. In addition to the MIX sub-committee, the Education committee oversees the chapter’s library and the CPSM (Certified Professional Services Marketer) study group and certification program. A CPSM is recommended to oversee the chapter’s yearly CPSM study group.