Councils & Committees

“You get out of it what you put into it” is a truism that especially applies to the Master Builders Association.

Sales & Marketing Council

The Sales & Marketing Council (SMC) consists of builders, designers, architects, vendors, and marketing and real estate professionals looking to get and stay ahead in the industry. Council members establish valuable business relationships, exchange knowledge, and lead the industry via education, events, and networking.


Benefits of joining SMC

Join SMC online
Or download a PDF form.


SMC Events

  • Listen to engaging speakers and mix and mingle with Puget Sound-area innovators at quarterly SMC Breakfasts and Lunches.
  • Clink glasses with industry leaders at monthly Design Mix happy hours.
  • Enjoy an evening full of fun, food, and holiday spirit at the MBAKS Holiday Gala, where we toast the best of our association.

Upcoming Events and Meetings

Aug 30

Blueprint Reading Class

In this session, instructor Casey Voorhees will provide an overview of general plan reading and develop material lists for floor, wall, and roof framing.
Sep 7

RISE Up: Implicit Bias Training

Learn how to define implicit bias, discuss its impacts, and determine how to interrupt it while on the job site. 
Sep 13
Sep 13

Elements of an Effective Website

In this session Ann shares the elements that every remodeler's website needs to have, know what they do to improve their site, or if it's time to bite the bullet and get a new one. 
Sep 14

Cyber Security: Business Continuity & Disaster Planning

 Join Russ Vanover, MBAKS Director of Technology, as he gives recommendations on various planning and executable tasks any business can do to avoid tech disaster. 
Sep 20

SMC Design Mix

Connect in comfort at this Sales & Marketing Council networking happy hour!

SMC Leadership

Staff Liaison

Nicole Early
Membership Councils Manager

Council Leadership

Leo Speaks
Integrity Marketing
2022 SMC Chair