Monthly Archives: December 2011

CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of December 19

Happy Holidays to you and yours from BOMA/Chicago!  Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Here’s what caught our attention the week of December 19: A Chicago-based … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of December 12

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Here’s what caught our attention the week of December 12: The American Medical Association is moving its headquarters to 330 N. Wabash Ave. … Continue reading

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We’re Number 2, So We’ll Try Harder in 2012 to Hold Successful Blood Drives

The early 1960s are considered by many to be the Golden Age of television advertising.  One of the most memorable – and probably successful – campaigns was for Avis Car Rental.  Statistics revealed that Avis consistently ranked second to industry … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of December 5

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Here’s what caught our attention the week of December 5: Sara Lee announced its move to Chicago from Downers Grove. The … Continue reading

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Traditions Old and New Help Define the Holidays in Chicago

By Edward Bury, APR Director of Marketing & Communications, BOMA/Chicago One great aspect of the holiday season centers on passing down practices and customs from one generation in the family to the next.  Following long-standing traditions and establishing new ones … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of November 28

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Here’s what caught our attention the week of November 28: Chicago’s beloved former first lady Maggie Daley passed away from … Continue reading

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