2015 IFMA Boston Scholarship Application

The IFMA Boston Scholarship application is now open for applications and is open to all undergraduate and graduate students enrolled within a Facilities Management program.  All applicants must be an IFMA Boston member in good standing.  This year, the Board of Directors will award up to two $2,500 scholarships at the 12th Annual Awards of Excellence on Wednesday, May 20th at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston.  The deadline for the scholarship is March 31st.  Any questions can be directed to jennessa@ifmaboston.org.

Click here to start your application.

And the Winners Were…

If you were not able to join us for this year’s Awards of Excellence you may be interested in the winners!

Best Practices: Large Project…Boston Properties for Atlantic Wharf, nominated by cbt architects.  See the video

Best Practices: Medium Project…Holland & Knight, nominated by BOND.  See the video

Best Practices: Small Project…Philips North America, nominated by Margulies Perruzzi Architects.  See the video

Best Practices: Sustainability…Liberty Mutual Insurance, nominated by NELSON.  See the video

And if you missed it, our individual award winners were (click on each to see the video):

Exemplary End User…Anthony Leonard, Liberty Mutual Insurance

Exemplary Service Provider…Francine Buck, Haworth and Guy Campagnone, LEED AP, Chapman Construction

Emerging Leader…Carolyn Manoukian, FMP, Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA

Education & Professional Development…Tom Dunn, III, CFM, RPA, Eastern Bank

And this year’s You Make It Happen Award recipient was Claude Lancome, Esq. for his leadership of the Corporate Real Estate Network.

Congratulations to all of this year’s winners!

Recommendations for a Successful Emergency Response

Check out the article on successful emergency response penned by our very own Carolyn Cooney of Signer Harris Architects in last week’s New England Real Estate Journal.  Click here to read the full article.