[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”MAX Lunch” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left” google_fonts=”font_family:Lato%3A100%2C100italic%2C300%2C300italic%2Cregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic%2C900%2C900italic|font_style:900%20bold%20regular%3A900%3Anormal”][vc_single_image image=”2191″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]Inspiring, energetic, successful, and transparent are just a few words that describe our MAX® presenters this year. You will discover what “underlying magic” has been instrumental to their success when they take the main stage to share what is “behind their curtain” and how they’ve leveraged it in both their professional and personal worlds.[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_empty_space height=”25px”][vc_empty_space height=”25px”][vc_single_image image=”356″ img_size=””][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]

Facilitator and Coach

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Carolyn Ferguson, FSMPS, CPSM (SMPS Foundation Past President)

A communicator, strategist and trainer, Carolyn’s passion lies in helping professional realize their authentic communication style through presentation training and coaching. Whether it’s a small interior build out or a new international airport terminal, Carolyn successfully coaches A/E/C team to WIN the project. She has been and A/E/C marketing advisor for 23 years, is an SMPS Fellow, was named one of Building Design + Construction Magazine’s “40 under 40” and is the first non-technical woman currently serving on the magazine’s editorial board.

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[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_empty_space height=”25px”][vc_single_image image=”2127″ img_size=””][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]Kayla McCause, CPSM

Between being a student pilot and a PADI certified rescue diver, it is rare to find Kayla McCause on land. While on solid ground, Kayla has had a multi-faceted career that includes theater performance, corporate marketing for one of the nation’s largest banks, and now a Marketing and Business Development Strategist for design and construction firms at Dragonfly AEC Consulting. A passionate relationship builder, Kayla believes any successful strategy starts from within, and specializes in developing and executing creative marketing and targeted business development strategies. Though a Texas native, born in Hereford, Texas, Kayla currently resides in the Philadelphia area. She’s an active member of SMPS serving as Director-at-Large for the Philadelphia chapter, speaking across multiple chapters as well as Build Business 2018, and is the reigning Southern Regional Conference Trivia Champion.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_empty_space height=”25px”][vc_single_image image=”2130″ img_size=””][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]Donna Corlew, FSMPS, CPSM

A native Tennessean, Donna’s roots run deep in Southern hospitality, a culture of giving, and an abiding love of SEC sports and Nashville Predators hockey. Driven by a passion for coaching and helping others identify and maximize their unique talents and expertise, she works with AEC firms across the US — small, medium, and large — to facilitate strategic vision and market research, build connections and chemistry with clients and targets, and coach seller/doers and marketing/business development teams. Her clients benefit from a robust network developed over three decades in every geographic market and service needed to effectively grow their business.

Donna achieved the designation of Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM) through the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) in 1993 and elevated to the status of Fellow of the Society in 2004. Active in SMPS since 1987 on local and national levels, Donna served as Society President in 2007-2008.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator][vc_column_text]

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