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    Members and non-members alike are welcome to participate in SMPS events! With educational, networking and social events on the calendar, you are sure to find an event that meets your interests and schedule.

    See the list of upcoming events below, or read about conferences here, or recurring events here. If you have questions about an event or would like more information, contact any of our board members.

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    The Power of Storytelling

    October 17, 2018
    11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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    JE Dunn
    1616 Camden Road
    Charlotte, NC 28203

    Kelly Thompson believes that thoughtful and inspired marketing begins at the intersection of authentic storytelling and effective communication strategies. With over 16 years in the A/E industry and 13 years as the current marketing and communications manager at Little, she focuses on storytelling to amplify the firm’s position in the marketplace and to promote how remarkable design impacts people’s lives.

    Kelly is a regular contributor to The Zweig Letter, a member of CREW Charlotte and a volunteer for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools. She can be reached at

    Free parking is available in the parking deck below. Take elevator to the 4th floor.
    Lunch will be provided.

    If you have any questions, please contact Andrea Turner at 704.840.1358 or

    Cancellation/Refund Policy:
    Cancellations made 72-hours prior to the event will receive a refund. Due to our commitment with the meeting facility for food and beverage quantities, all other cancellations or no-shows will be invoiced for the full cost of the event.


    $35.00 Member Ticket - Charlotte Chapter
    $45.00 after 11:30 am October 15

    $35.00 Member Ticket - Other Chapter
    $45.00 after 11:30 am October 15

    $65.00 Non-Member Ticket
    $75.00 after 11:30 am October 15

    Future Meetings

    Site Tour: Dowd YMCA of Charlotte

    October 18, 2018
    8:30 AM to 10:00 AM

    Dowd YMCA (Calhoun Conference Room)
    400 E Morehead Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202

    Come get a behind the scenes look at the renovations to the Dowd YMCA in SouthEnd

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