Neuger Communications Group was recognized by the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) for their submission of their holiday video. The awards ceremony for the Evening of Excellence was held on July 13 in Indianapolis as a part of Build Business, the SMPS annual conference.

SMPS is a community of marketing and business development professionals from varying industries throughout the United States and Canada. SMPS specializes in working with the architectural, engineering and construction industries. The organization is dedicated to enriching knowledge and advancing practices to build business for professional service firms. SMPS hosts an annual Marketing Communications Award (MCA) competition that awards programs recognized for excellence in marketing and communications. The award is given to a team that created an outstanding communication tool that highlighted the critical role of marketing in the design and building industry.

The video that was submitted to SMPS includes members of the Neuger team teaching a client how to play “Jingle Bells” on the harmonica and concludes with the whole team playing in harmony and wishing everyone a Merry Christmas. Neuger Communications Group wrote, casted and produced their holiday video to spread holiday cheer for their clients. The piece was selected as a finalist for the digital holiday award and Wendy Placko, senior digital specialist at Neuger Communications Group, attended the awards ceremony where Neuger was honored as a finalist.

“It was a honor of be recognized at the SMPS Evening of Excellence” Placko says. “Our team has always enjoyed working with professionals in the architectural, engineering and construction industries, helping them to better communicate their value through a variety of marketing channels.”

To watch the video honored for this finalist award, visit

About Neuger Communications Group

Neuger Communications Group is a full-service, strategic communications firm, specializing in marketing and public relations. It serves clients in a wide array of industries, providing strategic communications solutions tailored to each client’s unique needs. Employing a complete range of tools and techniques, Neuger Communications Group is focused on integrating communications for all aspects of a client’s business. The company delivers extraordinary value to its clients through high-quality, results-oriented solutions that blend main street values with innovative and traditional methods to generate results for its clients – from brochures to websites and traditional media relations to social media. For more information, visit

About the Society of Marketing Professional Services

The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) is a community of marketing and business development professionals working to secure profitable business relationships for their A/E/C companies. Through networking, business intelligence and research, SMPS members gain a competitive advantage in positioning their firms successfully in the marketplace. SMPS offers members professional development, leadership opportunities, and marketing resources to advance their careers. The core values that guide the behavior of SMPS are innovation, Integrity, life-long learning, relationships and service. For more information about the Society of Marketing Professional Services, visit