The BOMA Network
BOMA Ottawa is part of BOMA Canada, which is a dynamic federation made up of BOMA Canada and 11 strong local associations in each major region in Canada. Together the federation has over 3,100 members, representing over 2.1 billion square feet of office space in Canada. Members include building owners, managers, developers, facilities managers, asset managers, leasing agents and brokers, investors and service providers. BOMA Canada represents the Canadian commercial real estate industry on matters of national concern, promotes excellence in the industry through information, education and recognition.
BOMA Ottawa and BOMA Canada are also affiliated with BOMA International, am international federation of 91 BOMA U.S. associations and 18 international affiliates headquartered in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1907, BOMA represents the owners and managers of all commercial property types including nearly 10.5 billion square feet of U.S. office space that supports 1.7 million jobs and contributes $234.9 billion to the U.S. GDP. Its mission is to advance a vibrant commercial real estate industry through advocacy, influence and knowledge.
BOMI International was founded in 1970 as a nonprofit, independent educational institute to fulfill the need for a higher level of training and expertise in the property and facility management profession. Over the years, they have become the trusted source for education in the property and facility industries. Currently, many employers require BOMI credentials for new employees and, in many cases, make it mandatory for job promotions. Managed in Canada by BOMI Canada, they are the source for certificate or designation programs in Ottawa through Self-Study or through its Instructor-Led Online program for the RPA, FMA, SMA and SMT designations.
Local BOMA Associations Across Canada