BOMA Honours Conestoga Mall with Prestigious National Industry Award
WATERLOO, ON, Oct. 25, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Conestoga Mall, a premier regional shopping centre serving Waterloo region, has won a coveted Canadian Industry Award from the Building Owners Association of Canada (BOMA). BOMA honoured the mall with its highest national recognition in the Shopping Centre category: The Outstanding Building of the Year Award (TOBY), which recognizes quality in building and excellence in building management.
The announcement came on October 3, at BOMA's 2013 National Awards Gala held in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Earlier this year, Conestoga Mall had received a TOBY award at the annual BOMA Toronto Celebration of Excellence Dinner. As a winner, the mall was invited to enter the National Awards.
During the competition, all facets of a building's operations are thoroughly evaluated. Entries are judged on criteria such as community involvement, excellence in management, and environmental and sustainability management.
"We are honoured and proud that the Operations Team, led by Craig Walsh, has been acknowledged for their efforts. We pride ourselves on providing a premier shopping experience that includes service excellence for both our shoppers and retailers and a commitment to improve our overall impact on the environment in the areas of energy consumption, water management, greenhouse emissions and waste management." says Sandra Stone, General Manager at Conestoga Mall.
About Conestoga Mall
Conestoga Mall is a premier regional shopping destination located in the city of Waterloo. The centre attracts 6.6 million visitors annually by offering a range of experiences under one roof: shopping at 130+ stores and services including the trade area's only Apple, H & M and Pink; dining in a landmark Food Court featuring 14 vendors and seating for 800+; entertainment at Galaxy Cinema, or exploring history at the City of Waterloo Heritage Museum.
About Ivanhoé Cambridge
Ivanhoé Cambridge is a world-class real estate company that leverages its high-level expertise in all aspects of real estate including investment, development, asset management, leasing and operations, to deliver an optimal return for its investors. Through its multiple subsidiaries, its assets in more than 20 countries are valued at over Cdn$35 billion as at December 31, 2012. Ivanhoé Cambridge is a real estate subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (lacaisse.com), one of Canada's leading institutional fund managers. For more information, visit ivanhoecambridge.com.
SOURCE: Conestoga Mall
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Sandra Stone, SCSM, SCMD
General Manager, Conestoga Mall