SCA Tissue Joins BOMA International as a Leadership Circle Partner
WASHINGTON – SCA Tissue, a global hygiene products solution provider and leading away-from-home paper products manufacturer, announced today that it has joined the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International’s Partnership Program. As a BOMA Leadership Circle Partner, SCA pledges to support BOMA’s vital programs in advocacy, education, research and membership across North America.
BOMA International´s Partnership Program, developed in 2004, allows companies to invest in their own success and viability, as well as that of the building management industry. With three levels of participation—Cornerstone Partner, Leadership Circle Partner and Supporting Partner—the Program demonstrates the commitment of leading organizations to support BOMA International with the resources to advance its advocacy, education and research initiatives that benefit the entire commercial real estate industry.
SCA Tissue, develops, produces and markets, towels, tissues, napkins, wipers, skin care, and dispensing solutions. SCA is committed to developing innovations that improve customers'' businesses and their bottom lines, through creative uses of technology and insights, supported by unparalleled, customer-focused service.
“We are very pleased SCA has joined our Partnership Program and we look forward to working together on a variety of programs,” commented BOMA International Chair Boyd R. Zoccola, executive vice president, Hokanson Companies Inc. “With their commitment to economic and social responsibility and excellence in service, they are a natural fit to our Partnership Program and will help us build on our platform of resources and initiatives to serve commercial real estate professionals.”
”SCA is dedicated to our customer segments and sees this partnership with BOMA as an opportunity to further enhance the building management industry,” said Joe Russo, vice president of sales and marketing for SCA Tissue. “Our goal is to continue to provide the key resources for building managers to succeed and excel in their industry.”
About BOMA International
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is an international federation of more than 100 local associations and affiliated organizations. Founded in 1907, its 16,500-plus members own or manage more than nine billion square feet of commercial properties. BOMA International’s mission is to enhance the human, intellectual and physical assets of the commercial real estate industry through advocacy, education, research, standards and information. On the Web at www.boma.org.
About SCA Tissue
SCA’s North American tissue division is one of the three largest producers of away from home tissue products in North America, supplying paper napkins, tissues, towels, specialty wipers, dispensers and skin care used in commercial settings such as restaurants, office buildings, schools and healthcare facilities. Tork® products are made from 100-percent recycled content. SCA recycles more than 750,000 pounds of paper a year; on average, more than 60 percent of those tons are post-consumer waste. The first American papermaker to earn EcoLogo™ certification, SCA also has earned Green Seal™ certification on many of its products. The company has more than 2,200 employees in the United States and Canada. More information is available at www.torkusa.com or www.tork.ca.