Schaefer Executive Vice President Ryan Konst, PE, CPSM will present best practices for uniting business development + marketing teams at the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Southeastern Regional Conference (SERC) on Wednesday, March 22, 2023 in Wilmington, North Carolina. He co-presents the session “Marriage of Business Development + Marketing/Communications” with his wife, Emily Gallagher of JE Dunn Construction.
Ryan’s also participating in the panel discussion, “Teaming Rules 2.0: Rewriting the Rules,” on Tuesday, March 21, 2023.
Ryan has spent the last 20+ years in the architecture, engineering + construction industry, all with Schaefer. He started out as an engineering co-op, and while he continues to deliver smart engineering designs, he moved through the ranks and into a leadership position that primarily focuses on strategy, planning, and revenue generation, which aligns with being a key leader within the firm’s client experience initiative. Ryan leads the firm’s marketing department, including both business development + promotional activity/communication teams.