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2022 TOBY Application Season: September 22 Deadline & Important Information TOBY Application Season Open Now through September 22 Since 2010, 17 Chicago buildings have won the International TOBY Award. In July 2020, four BOMA/Chicago buildings brought home an International TOBY Award. We also have six buildings who will compete in the October 2021 International competition.…

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Seven Local TOBY Winners Compete in North Central Region Competition March 2, 2021   During the local 2021 TOBY competition, 15 buildings competed in seven categories based on building size and facility type. They were judged on tenant relations initiatives, commitment to environmental sustainability, emergency preparedness, budgeting, work order systems, security standards, staff experience, continuing…

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Congratulations to our Gold Circle Award Winners! February 5, 2021   Congratulations to our Gold Circle award winners, announced at our 2021 TOBY and Gold Circle Awards Gala held on Thursday, February 4. Gold Circle Award Winners include: In This Section Board of DirectorsStaffMember DirectoryNewsMedia CoverageFor the Press

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Congratulations to our 2021 TOBY & Gold Circle Award Finalists! December 16, 2020 BOMA/Chicago is excited to announce our finalists for the TOBY and Gold Circle Awards. Winners will be announced at the February 4 TOBY Gold Circle Awards Gala. Visit our event webpage for more information and to register. Congratulations to Our TOBY Finalists! In…

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2021 Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available November 6, 2020 Maximize your sponsorship investment by becoming a BOMA/Chicago sponsor. Our networking events have traditionally been one of our strengths, helping to build new relationships and a strong sense of community between our Building and Affiliate Members. As we work through a pandemic and restrictions on in-person events in…

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Gold Circle Award Profile: Donna Dachowski, 2020 Janitorial Professional of the Year Donna Dachowski, Site Lead with JLL at 71 South Wacker was named 2020 Janitorial Professional of the Year. You have 33 years in the industry. What was the best advice you were ever given? I was given the advice “be the best that…

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Congratulations to the 2020 North Central Region TOBY Award Winners! April 10, 2020   BOMA/Chicago is so proud to announce that all eight of our 2020 local TOBY Award winners have also won the North Central Regional Award. Yes – it is a sweep! The North Central Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Kentucky. In…

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Congratulations to the 2020 TOBY & Gold Circle Award Winners! BOMA/Chicago held its annual TOBY/Gold Circle Award Gala on January 30, 2020 at the Sheraton Grand Chicago. Nearly 700 members were in attendance as we recognized the TOBY and Gold Circle Awards finalists and announced the winners. Congratulations to our eight TOBY winners and six…

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Congratulations to our 2019 TOBY International Award Winners! June 27, 2019 The commercial real estate industry honored 16 commercial properties with The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) Award at the June 25 TOBY Awards Banquet as part of the 2019 BOMA International Conference & Expo in Salt Lake City, Utah. This year marked the 33rd…

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Congratulations to BOMA/Chicago’s Six North Central Region TOBY Winners! April 9, 2019   Six BOMA/Chicago buildings have won the North Central Region TOBY Award. The North Central Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Kentucky. In the commercial real estate industry, the TOBY Award is the most prestigious and comprehensive award of its kind, recognizing…

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