Seattle, Wash. – Tom Sante, RPA®, Vice President and Senior Property Manager with Kidder Mathews, has been honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Seattle-King County for 2012. This award recognizes Sante’s commitment to providing value to the BOMA membership. It is BOMA’s first award of this sort and was presented at the organization’s centennial celebration event.
During Sante’s 32 years of BOMA service, he has acted as 2009 chair of BOMA Seattle, King County, co-chair of the committee for BOMA International’s Conference held in Seattle in 2012, chair of the Suburban Cities Committee, chair of the BOMA PAC, and past chair of the Government Affairs Committee. He was awarded RPA of the Year in 2001.
Kidder Mathews has one of the largest property management groups in the Pacific Northwest, with a portfolio of over 25.6 million square feet of industrial, office, retail, and medical/research properties. This group includes a high number of professionals who have advanced designations, with six RPAs, nine CPMs, five CCIMs, four CPAs, one CSM, and one FMA on staff. As part of their commitment to service, Kidder Mathews maintains a 24/7 call center to provide quick response and service. For more information, go to www.kiddermathews.com.
BOMA is the premiere trade association for the office building industry, with over 20,000 members. BOMA International currently consists of nearly 100 North American and 14 overseas affiliates. Individuals join BOMA through local BOMA associations appraisal profession and conducts its activities in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.