Industry leader honored with BOMA recognition.
Al Gutierrez, a Vice President in CB Richard Ellis' Westchester/Fairfield office, was recently awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the Westchester Chapter of the Building Owners and Managers Association This article or section needs sources or references that appear in reliable, third-party publications. Alone, primary sources and sources affiliated with the subject of this article are not sufficient for an accurate encyclopedia article. (BOMA Boma (bō`mə), city (1984 pop. 197,617), Bas-Congo province, W Congo (Kinshasa), on the Congo River estuary. A port and railhead, it exports tropical timber, bananas, cacao, and palm products. ).
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Emcee Michael H. Siegel, Executive Vice President of CB Richard Ellis CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. NYSE: CBG is a multinational real estate corporation currently based in Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.. On December 20, 2006, the corporation, also known as CBRE, completed acquisition of Trammell Crow Co. in a transaction valued at $2. , presented Mr. Gutierrez with the award in front of more than 275 BOMA members in attendance.
The Distinguished Service Award honors a member of the BOMA Westchester Chapter who has exhibited leadership skills, participated in local, regional and international real estate transactions and contributed his or her time and talent to the local community.
Gutierrez earned the honor in recognition of many years of tireless efforts on BOMA's behalf, including eight years on the Westchester Chapter's Board of Directors and four years as President or Vice President. He also served on BOMA's International Brokerage Leasing & Marketing Committee for two years.
Gutierrez's primary focus during his time on BOMA Westchester's governing board Noun 1. governing board - a board that manages the affairs of an institution
board - a committee having supervisory powers; "the board has seven members" was the revamping of the organization to appeal not just to the owner and management side of Westchester's commercial real estate community, but to brokers, architects, appraisers and others from a wider audience. Toward this end, he reorganized re·or·gan·ize
v. re·or·gan·ized, re·or·gan·iz·ing, re·or·gan·iz·es
To organize again or anew.
To undergo or effect changes in organization. the organization's Program Committee and created such popular networking events as the "State of the Market" Lunch.
Gutierrez is one of just five people to earn the Distinguished Service Award since 1997.