Media Fact Sheet

By: | July 05, 2013

Year Founded: 1902

Organization Profile: BOMA/Chicago membership includes 260 commercial office, institutional and public buildings and 170 companies that provide commercial building services to support operational excellence. BOMA/Chicago members make up 94 percent of downtown’s total rentable building area and 100 percent of rentable space in Class A buildings downtown.

Key Economic Contributions: BOMA/Chicago buildings house more than 350,000 jobs at nearly 10,000 companies including 5,731 local businesses, 1,414 national companies and 662 international corporations throughout the city. BOMA/Chicago members also provide more than $850 million in annual property taxes 

Advocacy Initiatives: BOMA/Chicago shapes policy and raises awareness on a broad range of issues impacting Chicago’s business community. They include:

  • Property taxes
  • Energy procurement
  • Emergency preparedness  
  • Building codes and standards
  • Environmental sustainability

2013-2014 Officers:
President: T. J. Brookover, AmTrust Realty Corp
Vice President: Robert Quast, Lincoln Property Company
Treasurer: Lance D. Knez, Hines Interests

Key Staff Leadership:
Michael Cornicelli, Executive Vice President
Beth Halat, Director of Member Services
Paul Jost, Comptroller
Jaclynne Madden, Marketing & Education Program Manager
Amy Masters, Director of Marketing & Communications
Ron Tabaczynski, Director of Government Affairs
Diana Zamora, Manager of Information & Data Services

BOMA International  
Washington, DC

115 South LaSalle, Suite 2300
Chicago, Illinois
Phone: 312-870-9600


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