Monthly Archives: January 2013

Celebrating and Managing Our Success: BOMA/Chicago Partners with Greater Chicago Food Depository on Record-Setting 2012 Holiday Food Drive

By Wally Kruce, on behalf of the BOMA/Chicago Diversity & Corporate Social Responsibility Committee Breaking news: BOMA/Chicago shattered records in 2012 by almost doubling the amount of food collected from the previous year, increasing participation by more than 30 members and launching enhanced … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of January 21

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Below are articles that caught our attention the week of January 21. A 27-story office tower at 625 … Continue reading

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Going for the Gold: BOMA/Chicago’s Gold Circle Award Finalists – Part III

Over the past few weeks, The Elevator Speech featured the Gold Circle Award finalists in advance of the 2013 TOBY/Gold Circle Awards Gala. So far, we’ve profiled three finalists for Gold Circle Awards – which honor individual excellence within Chicago’s commercial real estate community … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of January 14

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Below are articles that caught our attention the week of January 14. The 50-story former Chicago Title & Trust Center, … Continue reading

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Going for the Gold: BOMA/Chicago’s Gold Circle Award Finalists – Part II

Many organizations recognize individuals for accomplishments and contributions to the community with annual awards. Athletes receive a “Most Valuable Player” award for their contributions to a team, while movie stars are honored with “Best Actor” or “Best Actress.” Even students … Continue reading

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BOMA/Chicago Shows Appreciation for First Responders

By Erin Parks, Facility Security Officer, Computer Sciences Corporation The key mission of the BOMA/Chicago Security Committee is to recommend and implement programs designed to keep building owners and managers up to date on issues that have an impact on … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of January 7

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Below are articles that caught our attention the week of January 7. St. Louis-based construction firm Clayco announced it will … Continue reading

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