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Anna Maria Marich Selected as Juror for SMPS National Awards

Lewis Myers


Research Triangle Park, NC – Anna Maria Marich, Associate AIA, was selected as a juror for the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) national Marketing Communication Awards. The annual awards recognize design excellence in marketing communications and digital marketing by professional service firms in the architecture and construction industry. Winners are honored during Build Business, the SMPS National Conference, held this year in Chicago, IL.

Marich’s work on behalf of Freelon has garnered several awards for graphic design, marketing communications and corporate identity, including regional and national SMPS awards and a 2008 Best in Show award at the SMPS Marketing Communication Awards program in Denver.

Ms. Marich joined The Freelon Group in 2002. She holds Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Environmental Design in Architecture degrees from North Carolina State University. In 2001, she received the RTKL Worldwise Travel Fellowship. Currently, Ms. Marich is a past Associate Board Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Triangle Chapter, and serves on the Chapter’s Communications Committee. She is also a member of the Society of Marketing Professional Services Triangle Chapter (SMPS).
The Freelon Group is a 50-person, award-winning architectural firm founded by Philip G. Freelon, FAIA (Fellow, American Institute of Architects) in 1990.  The firm’s design portfolio centers on Higher Education, Science/Technology, Museum, Libraries and Cultural Center projects.