Committee Information

Communications Committee

MONTHLY MEETING:
Where: Panera Bread Grandview Yard | 880 W 3rd Ave, Columbus, OH 43212
When: The first Thursday of every month, 8:30-9:30 am 

Get Involved:  [email protected]

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: Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea at Bridge Park | 4587 Bridge Park Avenue, Dublin, OH 43017
When: The last Thursday of every month, 9:00-10:00 am
Get Involved:  [email protected]

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 Committee

MONTHLY MEETING:
Where: Woody’s Wing House | 161 E Campus View Blvd, Columbus, OH 43235
When: The fourth Tuesday of every month, 3:00-4:30 pm

Get Involved:  [email protected]

Description
This committee is charged with the planning 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
When: The third Thursday of every month, 5:30-6:30 pm
Get Involved:
  [email protected]

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: Locations vary
When: The fourth Thursday of every month, 4:00-5:00 pm

Get Involved:  [email protected]

Description

This committee heads-up the planning and execution of educational programs, the Crossroad Mentorship programCPSM (Certified Professional Services Marketer) study group and testing assistance for members, and maintaining the chapter library.  The goal of the Education Committee is to increase the general knowledge and productivity of our members.