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Sold Out Crowd at our 116th Annual Meeting

November 30, 2018


We welcomed nearly 500 members at BOMA/Chicago's 116th Annual Meeting held at the JW Marriott Chicago on November 29, 2018 where we celebrated our many accomplishments over the past year in the areas of advocacy, networking and professional development.

To learn more about the Annual Meeting, contact Beth Halat, Director of Member Services, at or (312) 870-9606.

New BOMA/Chicago Officers and Directors

Congratulations to our new officers and directors who were elected at the Annual Meeting, as follows:

Lance Knez, Hines Interests

Vice President
Derrick Johnson, Zeller Realty Group

Phillip Stafford, Colliers International.

Special thanks to outgoing President Bob Quast with Lincoln Property Company for his commitment and significant contributions over the last two years.

Board Members

We congratulate new Board member:

  • Gary Michon, EQ Office

We also congratulate our other reelected Board members:

  • Matt Amato, JLL
  • T.J. Brookover, AmTrust Realty Corp.
  • Nancy Capadona, The Hearn Company
  • Jack Houze. Sterling Bay
  • Robert Quast, Lincoln Property Company
  • Stephen Sise, Golub and Company

2018 Annual Report

View BOMA/Chicago's 2018 Annual Report Infographic.

Keynote Speaker Andrew Warren

We welcomed as our keynote speaker Andrew Warren, Director of Real Estate Research at PwC, who discussed emerging trends in real estate. Andy is responsible for monitoring all aspects of commercial and residential real estate, including space market fundamentals, capital market trends, regulatory changes and operational developments.

For the past five years, Andy has co-authored the Emerging Trends in Real Estatepublication, one of the oldest and most highly regarded forecast reports for the real estate industry. Andy provided insight and analysis on key emerging trends impacting the real estate market in 2019 and beyond.

Event Photos

View photos from the 116th Annual Meeting.