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Building Owners and Managers Association International

Sprint Joins BOMA International as a Supporting Partner

April 9, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(WASHINGTON –April 9, 2012) The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) announced today that Sprint has joined BOMA’s International Partnership Program. As a BOMA Supporting Partner, Sprint will support BOMA’s vital programs in advocacy, education, research and membership across North America.

BOMA International´s Partnership Program, developed in 2004, allows companies to invest in their own success and viability, as well as that of the building management industry. With three levels of participation—Cornerstone Partner, Leadership Circle Partner and Supporting Partner—the Program demonstrates the commitment of leading organizations to support BOMA International with the resources to advance its advocacy, education and research initiatives that benefit the entire commercial real estate industry.

Sprint serves more than 55 million customers and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Newsweek ranked Sprint No. 3 in its 2011 Green Rankings, listing it as one of the nation's greenest companies, the highest of any telecommunications company.

“Sprint is committed to conducting their businesses in a socially and environmentally responsible manner, a priority that is also important to BOMA members, “said BOMA International Chair Boyd R. Zoccola, executive vice president, Hokanson Companies Inc. “We welcome Sprint as a Supporting Partner and we anticipate a productive relationship as we develop new initiatives to serve the commercial real estate industry.”

“BOMA International members play an essential role in evaluating and selecting the products and services needed to operate commercial properties and we are pleased to expand our presence across the field service industry in collaboration with a leading organization in commercial real estate advocacy and standards,” said Carolyn Rehling, vice president of sales,Sprint.

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About BOMA International
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is an international federation of more than 100 local associations and affiliated organizations. Founded in 1907, its 16,500-plus members own or manage more than nine billion square feet of commercial properties. BOMA International’s mission is to enhance the human, intellectual and physical assets of the commercial real estate industry through advocacy, education, research, standards and information. On the Web at www.boma.org.

Contact
Laura Horsley
Director of Communications and Marketing, BOMA International
(202) 326-6315
lhorsley@boma.org