Posts tagged with ‘community’

  • Inside the Industry: Mentorship – The Protege Perspective

    By Aydan Aslan on July 21, 2014
    The BOMA Mentorship program for property management professionals is now in its third year. We checked in with a few of the participants who have recently completed the 2013-2014 program to find out more! Today, we’re speaking with Teddi Sholter, Assistant Property Manager with Hines Management Canada, and a Protege in the mentorship program.   BOMA Calgary (B): How did […]
  • BOMA Awards Recipient Profile: Aspen Property Management Ltd.

    By Aydan Aslan on June 24, 2014
    On Thursday May 8, BOMA Calgary hosted the 2014 TransCanada BOMA Excellence Awards. Over the next couple weeks we’ll check in with our recipients to find out what the award meant for their team! Dale Zawyrucha, General Manager, Aspen Property Management Ltd. Recipient of Property Management Team of the Year BOMA (B): Why did you decide to submit for the […]
  • BOMA Awards Recipient Profile: SerVantage Services Group

    By Aydan Aslan on June 17, 2014
    On Thursday May 8, BOMA Calgary hosted the 2014 TransCanada BOMA Excellence Awards. Over the next couple weeks we’ll check in with our recipients to find out what the award meant for their team! Hugh Deas-Dawlish, Vice President, SerVantage Services Group Recipient of the Pinnacle Award for Customer Service Award BOMA (B): Why did you decide to submit for the […]
  • BOMA Awards Recipient Profile: Primaris REIT

    By Aydan Aslan on June 11, 2014
    On Thursday May 8, BOMA Calgary hosted the 2014 TransCanada BOMA Excellence Awards. Over the next couple weeks we’ll check in with our recipients to find out what the award meant for their team! Kevin Brees, General Manager, Park Place Shopping Centre, Primaris REIT Recipient of the EARTH Award BOMA (B): Why did you decide to submit for the Awards […]
  • Creating AA Space in a B Building

    By Aydan Aslan on June 9, 2014
    On May 28th, the BOMA Calgary Breakfast Series continued with a presentation by Patricia Evans, Principal of Sizeland Evans Interior Design Inc. Hosted by BOMA, with venue provided by Hines Canada, Patricia presented “Creating AA Space in a B Building” to a group of BOMA members. Patricia presented the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and the threats faced by owners and operators […]
  • Collaborating for Preparedness

    By Bill Partridge on June 5, 2014
    When there are major incidents, such as high winds and floods, BOMA is quick to address the concerns. Two recent examples of this proactive initiative is the collaborative leadership role assumed by BOMA to address the negative impacts of sudden high wind incidents. Working with regulatory agencies BOMA produced a set of guidelines for industry members to follow. The 2013 […]
  • BOMA Awards Recipient Profile: Bentall Kennedy

    By Aydan Aslan on June 3, 2014
    On Thursday May 8, BOMA Calgary hosted the 2014 TransCanada BOMA Excellence Awards. Over the next couple weeks we’ll check in with our recipients to find out what the award meant for their team! Rod Olsen, Director, Property Management, Bentall Kennedy (Canada) LP Recipient of the Certificate of Excellence and The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) for Industrial Building […]
  • What Are You Doing for Environment Week?

    By Aydan Aslan on June 3, 2014
    Canadian Environment Week is June 1 – 7 (2 – 6 for the business week). The City of Calgary will celebrate in various ways, including the Mayor’s Environment Expo and the annual Commuter Challenge. We checked in with our members, to find out what they are doing to mark this national week of awareness: We hold the “Great Energy Challenge” […]
  • Navigating the New Normal

    By Aydan Aslan on May 23, 2014
    Are you prepared for the next disaster? This question has been at the forefront of priorities for building owners and managers for the past 11 months, since our City was hit by the worst flood in over half a century. While some Calgarians may still be recovering from the aftermath, preparing for the next disaster is just as important. The […]
  • Green Building with Jerry Yudelson

    By Lloyd Suchet on May 20, 2014
    This month saw Jerry Yudelson, “the Godfather of Green” present to a local crowd on lessons for green building. Yudelson began by explaining the context for green building. Cities are fast becoming the engines of the global economy, with the 600 largest cities contributing to 64% of global GDP despite having only 22% of the population. However, cities through infrastructure […]