Tag Archives: building owners and managers

Working with Chicago Police/SWAT in response to a workplace violence incident

by Mark Kexel, Titan Security Chair of BOMA/Chicago Open Security Emergency Preparedness Committee Having up-to-date resources at your fingertips and strategic planning are critical to effectively responding to building threats, according to Lieutenant Mark Marianovich of the Chicago Police Department … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of June 17

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 June 17. Chicago-based GreenPoint Partners   raised $2 million in early … 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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The Year 2012 Remembered Through the BOMA/Chicago Elevator Speech

As the final hours of the year 2012 wind down, the team behind The Elevator Speech want to thank all who read, comment and subscribe to this blog.  We sincerely appreciate the opportunity to have this online forum — our … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of December 17

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 December 17. New office development could be limited … Continue reading

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Taking a Bow for BOMA International Award for NATO Summit Communications

Rarely do we make efforts to pat ourselves on the back for a job well done.  But here we’re making an exception. Last month, BOMA/Chicago earned a “2012 Best Practices Award” in the Marketing Communications category for the concerted program … Continue reading

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Our Last Big Night Out of the Year: A Glimpse at the BOMA/Chicago 2012 Annual Meeting

Around this time of year, companies and organizations are finalizing plans for what’s more than likely the final “official” gathering of staff and members. It could be a simple or a grand affair. It could be attended by dozens or hundreds or … Continue reading

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