The SMPS San Diego A/E/C Rockstar Awards Gala came in hot for its second debut! Staying cool and classy at the San Diego Central Library, attendees dazzled in bowties and evening gowns while our chapter paparazzo, Architectural Photographer Mike Torrey snapped photos on the red carpet, all in honor of San Diego’s finest. View the album on Facebook. Torrey04_SMPSGala-15_7347

The event was a smashing success, and combined with proceeds from our annual Golf Tournament, we raised $4,000 for our Charitable Partner: Cancer for College. Thank you for your gracious support specifically to our sponsors and donators.

Congratulations to the following winners!

Best Rebranding
Studio 2055 for Reno Contracting

Best Website
Lecours Design for BergelectricTorrey08_SMPSGala-15_7918

Best Website – Award of Merit

Best Communication/Promotional Campaign
Psomas for Psomas Scene Newsletter

Communication/Promotional Campaign – Award of Merit
Randall Lamb for 40th Anniversary Booklet

Project of the Year PublicTorrey22_SMPSGala-15_7670
RNT Architects for San Diego City College Arts and Humanities (AH) and Business Technology (BT) Quad

Project of the Year Public – Award of Merit
Harley Ellis Devereaux for Solana Ranch Elementary School

Project of the Year – Public Infrastructure
TY Lin International for Laurel Street Overcrossing Cabrillo Bridge

Project of the Year Private
Reno Contracting for the Truax Building

Lorde Award
April Sweet, Davy Architecture

Stevie Nicks Award
Nicole Apel, O’Day Consultants

Volunteer of the Year Award
Mike Torrey, Mike Torrey Photography

Thank you to everyone that celebrated with us and we hope you all had a wonderful time! Stay tuned for our call for submissions for our next Awards Gala in 2017!


  • Awards Sponsorships

    2016-2017 In-Kind Sponsors