June 3, 2014
Princeton, NJ – May 30, 2014 – Thomas S. Townes, AIA, FSMPS, CPSM, Director Business Development, Van Note-Harvey Associates, PC has been elected Fellows Delegate on the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) 2014 – 2016 Society Board of Directors.
SMPS is a community of marketing and business development professionals working to secure profitable business relationships for their A/E/C companies and is the only organization dedicated exclusively to creating business opportunities in the A/E/C industry. SMPS was created in 1973 by a small group of professional services firm leaders who recognized the need to sharpen skills, pool resources, and work together to build their businesses. Today, SMPS represents a dynamic network of 6,000+ marketing and business development professionals from architectural, engineering, planning, interior design, construction, and specialty consulting firms located throughout the United States and Canada. The Society and its chapters benefit from the support of 3,700 design and building firms, encompassing 80% of the Engineering News-Record Top 500 Design Firms and Top 400 Contractors.
Van Note-Harvey Associates is a 120 year old consulting engineering and environmental services firm serving the Mid-Atlantic States. Headquartered in Princeton, NJ with an office in Cape May Court House, NJ, VNHA provides project surveying, environmental and site development services including environmental compliance, permitting, subsurface utility location services, site and utilities engineering, and construction administration to municipal, public and private clients.
Prior to joining Van Note-Harvey Associates, Tom was President and Senior Principal at Focus Architecture of Pennington, New Jersey. Over his 30-year career, he has helped his clients with a wide range of initiatives, from planning to project completion. Along with his solid capabilities as a project executive, his professional credentials include opening multiple branch offices for a national firm, programming, management, strategic marketing planning and business development. Tom is a licensed Architect in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Delaware and is certified by the National Council Architectural Registration Board (NCARB). Mr. Townes resides in Hopewell Township, NJ with his wife Myra Anne B. Townes.
Architects are skilled professionals who listen to you, interpret your wishes, help realize your building dreams, and add value at every stage of a project.