LONG BEACH, CA — The commercial real estate industry honored 14 commercial properties with The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) Award at the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International''s annual conference, held June 27–29, according to a press release.
The TOBY winners were recognized for excellence in office building management and operations in specific categories of building size or type, the release noted.
To win the international award, the office buildings first won both local and regional competitions, the release stated.
According to the release, judging was based on community impact, tenant/employee relations programs, energy management systems, accessibility for disabled people, emergency evacuation procedures, building personnel training programs and overall quality indicators.
Click here for the winners of the 2010–2011 TOBY Awards in the 14 categories.
Click here to read the complete release.