TOBY Awards


Download the 2018 Nominee Information

BOMA Utah is now accepting formal applications for: “The Outstanding Building of the Year” competition, that will take place in the fall of 2018. Please feel free to contact John Bond at 801-364-6690 for more information.

The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) Awards, hosted by the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), is the most prestigious and comprehensive program of its kind in the commercial real estate industry, recognizing excellence in building management, operational efficiency, sustainability, tenant retention, emergency planning, and community impact.

The competition begins with the local BOMA Utah awards. One winner from each category is announced at the Local Awards Celebration. Utah winners go on to compete in the Pacific Northwest Region (Utah, Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington) in April. To enter the Regional Awards program, a very detailed overview of the building must be submitted electronically. Access to complete an electronic submission will be provided to the buildings which win BOMA Utah’s TOBY Awards.

The Regional winners advance to the BOMA International TOBY Competition held during the BOMA International Convention in June. Buildings may enter in the following categories:

  • Earth Award
  • Under 100, 000 Square Feet
  • 100,000 – 249,000 Square Feet
  • 250,000 – 499,000 Square Feet
  • 500,000 – 1 Million Square Feet
  • Over 1 Million Square Feet
  • Renovated Building
  • Historical Building
  • Corporate Facility
  • Government Building
  • Medical Office Building
  • Suburban Office Park – Mid- Rise (1-5 stories)
  • Suburban Office Park – Mid- Rise (6-10 stories)
  • Industrial Office Park

To access a description of each category and for general rules, please see the BOMA International TOBY website.

The TOBY Awards ceremony is an elegant affair where entrants are honored for their participation and commitment towards managing commercial real estate properties to the highest standards, as set forth by BOMA International. More than 150 building owners, property managers, and service providers attend this signature event.

BOMA Utah provides members and non-members unique opportunities to support an event that their target audience finds attractive. Through sponsorship, companies enhance their public profile, boost long term and short term sales, and gain heightened visibility and exposure!

In addition, this event is a fundraiser and helps BOMA Utah offset costs related to programming and educational courses that make our industry better.

Questions? Please contact  the BOMA office at (801) 268-1267

Click Here to Register for the Upcoming TOBY Awards