Networking

TOBY/Gold Circle Awards Gala

Members of Chicago’s commercial real estate industry gather once a year at the TOBY/Gold Circle Awards Gala to honor outstanding performance in office building management and shine a spotlight on the men and women who work on behalf of tremendous real estate assets. The Gala is held at the end of January each year.

diversity celebration

Every spring, over 200 BOMA/Chicago members gather to celebrate diversity in the commercial real estate industry at the Diversity Celebration. During this event, we honor the recipients of the Ollie Scholarship. Valued at $10,000, the scholarship pays for the recipient to achieve the Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation.

Trade Show

The BOMA/Chicago Trade Show is held in early October at the Merchandise Mart every year, giving our Building Members the opportunity to BID BOMA and explore the variety of goods and services our Affiliate Members offer to help manage operationally sound and successful buildings.

Emerging Leader Events

BOMA/Chicago's Emerging Leader Network provides career development, education and networking opportunities for building and affiliate members with less than 10 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry. Click here to view a list of upcoming Emerging Leader events.

Golf Classic

BOMA/Chicago hosts its Golf Classic in August of each year. The Classic provides an all-day opportunity for both Affiliate and Building members to network on the course. Tickets include breakfast, lunch and dinner along with 18 holes of golf, sponsored beverages and the chance to win raffle prizes in excess of $10,000.

Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is the final major business and networking event held in November each year. Over 400 BOMA/Chicago members gather to elect the reigning Board of Directors, receive a recap of the year’s achievements and gain insight into the strategic focus planned for the year ahead.