Congratulations to Myrna Wagner for achieving the distinguished honor of Fellow, the highest level of recognition awarded by the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS). This organization cultivates marketing and business development expertise for the architecture/engineering/construction (A/E/C) industry.

The distinction of Fellow represents the pinnacle of marketing and business development leadership in the building and design realm. It recognizes Myrna’s exceptional contribution to SMPS and the field of marketing and business development. Her leadership and dedication to elevating Swinerton and the A/E/C marketing industry are invaluable. She served as the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter President during the 2003 – 2004 Board year, and led several committees including membership, programs, and the Founders Awards and in subsequent awards programs, she served as a juror and as an emcee. Myrna also provides mentorship as part of the Past Presidents’ Advisory Council and has been a long-time contributor to the East Bay Business Leaders’ Forum and Mentoring Pathways programs.

To achieve this honor, Myrna exceeded the high standards of the eligibility and application process. Eligibility requirements consist of being an active Society member for the past 10 of the previous 15 consecutive years, a Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM) for a minimum of five years, and 15 years of experience as a marketer and/or business developer in the A/E/C industries. The application includes work history, and seven letters of recommendation detailing her accomplishments in advancing and promoting marketing and business development through mentorship or teaching, and leadership.

Out of 10 applicants for the nationally recognized 2018 Fellows Program, Myrna was one of two who achieved this distinguished honor. Tim, her husband, joined her at the National Conference in July where she was recognized by her peers. We are proud of her exceptional achievement!