Ready to Join SMPS?

Congratulations! You're on your way to joining the only national association dedicated to professional services marketers. You can look forward to many wonderful benefits in the coming months and years.

To begin the membership process, please visit the SMPS National website to apply.

Still have questions? Contact our Director of Membership/Sponsorship Candice Velasco.


Ready to join? Now’s the best time! Reap the benefits of the new member incentives before they expire!

Join SMPS by August 31st and receive over $450 in resources to kick start your membership. This includes:

  1. The SMPS exclusive six-book series, Markendium: The Essentials, featuring topics such as client and business development, marketing planning, and proposals.
  2. Self-directed learning to fit your schedule – Get access to one of our new, at-your-pace virtual courses to enhance your marketing skills whether you are new to marketing or just need a refresher. Choose from Marketing 101, Elements of Design, or InDesign Basics. Each on-demand course includes 3-4 modules, ranging from 60-75 minutes.


Is your firm finding it difficult to allocate funds for an SMPS membership this year but you have a burning desire to join? Do you want to be involved, but you don’t know how to make that happen? Apply for the SMPS Inland Empire Membership Scholarship and we can help.

We are offering a one-year scholarship to keep one interested and involved person connected and networking while helping you or your firm save money.

The winner will be chosen based on their interest in future involvement in Chapter activities, and a proven benefit to the applicant. Of course, we want to hear about how you have already benefited from SMPS or SMPS programming.

Applications must be received by August 14th and the winner will be notified by August 21th.

Submittal Requirements: Attach a clear and concise narrative specifically addressing the following topics in the order listed. Narrative should be typewritten and contain no more than two pages.

  1. Name, role/title, firm name, contact information
  2. Describe your involvement with SMPS. How has SMPS benefitted you both professionally and personally? (30 points)
  3. Should you be awarded the one-year membership, what do you want to gain from it? How will the skills you learn inspire your career goals? (30 points)
  4. What impact could this scholarship have on you and your career? (30 points)
  5. Describe your interest in participation on committees or as a board position. (10 points)

Email questions and submissions to Shannon Stewart at [email protected]