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BOMA/Suburban Chicago announces 2018 Regional TOBY winners

Windy Point II in Schaumburg was named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the 250,000-499,999 Square Feet Category. Windy Point II in Schaumburg was named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the 250,000-499,999 Square Feet Category.
The team behind Windy Point II are (left to right): Karen MacNab, office administrator; Juan Morales, day porter; Heather Weber, tenant service coordinator; David Badame, building engineer; Doug Algrim, chief building engineer, Christopher Schmitt, property manager. The team behind Windy Point II are (left to right): Karen MacNab, office administrator; Juan Morales, day porter; Heather Weber, tenant service coordinator; David Badame, building engineer; Doug Algrim, chief building engineer, Christopher Schmitt, property manager.
Located in Northbrook, Edens has been named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the 100,000 to 249,999 Square Feet Category. Located in Northbrook, Edens has been named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the 100,000 to 249,999 Square Feet Category.
The Edens team are (left to right): Elizabeth O'Connor, property manager; Tom Murphy, vice president/general manager; Lynn Zbierski, property assistant and Rudy Ricardo, building engineer. The Edens team are (left to right): Elizabeth O'Connor, property manager; Tom Murphy, vice president/general manager; Lynn Zbierski, property assistant and Rudy Ricardo, building engineer.
Naperville Woods Office Center in Naperville has been named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the Suburban Office Park Low-Rise Category. Naperville Woods Office Center in Naperville has been named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the Suburban Office Park Low-Rise Category.
The Naperville Woods team includes (left to right): Scott Wilson, chief engineer; Julie Lee, senior property manager; Stephanie Kressaty, building concierge; Jennifer Lewand, assistant property manager; John Willis, building engineer; Tom Murphy, vice president/general manager and Dan M., security officer. The Naperville Woods team includes (left to right): Scott Wilson, chief engineer; Julie Lee, senior property manager; Stephanie Kressaty, building concierge; Jennifer Lewand, assistant property manager; John Willis, building engineer; Tom Murphy, vice president/general manager and Dan M., security officer.
Located in Lisle, Arboretum Lakes has been named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the Suburban Office Park, Mid-Rise Category. Located in Lisle, Arboretum Lakes has been named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the Suburban Office Park, Mid-Rise Category.
The Arboretum Lakes team are (from left to right): Rick Barnett, director of engineering; Karen Boyd, assistant general manager; Stacey Delgado, tenant service coordinator; Javier Rosado, building engineer; Mary Rakowski, property administrator; Tim Julien, building engineer; Dan Ryan, general manager and Jonathan Nootens, apprentice engineer. The Arboretum Lakes team are (from left to right): Rick Barnett, director of engineering; Karen Boyd, assistant general manager; Stacey Delgado, tenant service coordinator; Javier Rosado, building engineer; Mary Rakowski, property administrator; Tim Julien, building engineer; Dan Ryan, general manager and Jonathan Nootens, apprentice engineer.

The North Central Region of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International recently announced the Regional winners of The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) Award competition. Four Regional TOBY Award winners are members of BOMA/Suburban Chicago and management teams were notified last week with a surprise visit from members of the BOMA/Suburban Chicago Awards & Recognition Committee and BOMA staff.

Arboretum Lakes has been named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner in the Suburban Office Park, Mid-Rise Category. Arboretum Lakes, located in Lisle, Illinois, is managed and owned by Millbrook Properties. The 100,000 to 249,999 Square Feet Category 2018 Regional TOBY Award went to Edens, located in Northbrook, Illinois, and managed by NAI Hiffman and owned by KBS Realty Advisors.

Naperville Woods Office Center is the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the Suburban Office Park Low-Rise Category. The property is located in Naperville, Illinois, and managed by NAI Hiffman and owned by Agellan Commercial REIT. Finally, Windy Point II was named the 2018 Regional TOBY Award winner for the 250,000-499,999 Square Feet Category. Located in Schaumburg, Illinois, Windy Point II is managed and owned by Bridge Commercial Real Estate, LLC.

The TOBY Awards is the most prestigious and comprehensive program of its kind in the commercial real estate industry, recognizing excellence in office buildings management and operations in specific categories of building size or type. To win the Regional award, the office buildings first won at the Local competition level. The North Central Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky. There were 16 properties that competed in 11 TOBY categories this year from BOMA/Chicago, BOMA/Columbus, BOMA/Indianapolis, BOMA/Metro Detroit and BOMA/Suburban Chicago.