BOMA International Elects 2017-2018 Officers
June 25, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Robert M. Brierley
Elected Chair and Chief Elected Officer
(NASHVILLE, Tenn. – June 25, 2017) The Building Owners and
Managers Association (BOMA) International elected its 2017-2018 officers at the
2017 BOMA International Conference & Expo in Nashville.
The Board of Governors of BOMA International elected:
M. Brierley, BOMA Fellow, Managing Director of Real Estate Management
Services and Executive Vice President of Colliers Boston, Boston, as Chair
and Chief Elected Officer for 2017-2018;
D. Cappelli, BOMA Fellow, RPA, Vice President of Asset Management, Global
X Properties, Cleveland, as Chair-Elect;
- Scott O. Jones, Vice President, Jacobs, San Francisco, as Vice Chair; and
Major, Executive Vice President, Real Estate Services, Bentall Kennedy
(Canada) LP, Toronto, as Secretary/Treasurer.
Rob Brierley has nearly 30 years of wide-ranging experience in the
commercial real estate industry. He currently serves as managing director of
Real Estate Management Services and executive vice president of Colliers
Boston. As a two-term past president of BOMA/Boston, Brierley also is a member
of BOMA/Boston’s Board of Directors. He also served two consecutive terms on
the BOMA International Executive Committee and as Chair of the BOMA 360
Performance Program® Council before becoming an officer of BOMA International
in 2015, serving first as Vice Chair, then as Chair-Elect. Brierley also chaired the Greater Boston Real Estate Board. In 2012, he was named a BOMA Fellow in the
inaugural class of the program.
Brian Cappelli has more than two decades of experience in
the commercial real estate industry, including roles at publicly traded REITs
and private real estate investment firms focused on office, retail and mixed-use
properties. He is currently vice president of Asset Management at Global X
Properties, a firm focused on repurposing real estate assets through
transformative projects across the United States. He served two terms as president of
BOMA/Greater Cleveland and for four years on BOMA Ohio’s Board of Governors. He
also has served on numerous BOMA International committees, including the Asset
Management Council, the Energy and Environment Committee and the Executive
Scott Jones currently serves as vice president for Jacobs.
Prior to moving to San Francisco, Jones was an active member of BOMA/Fort
Worth, where he served as president. Jones was chair of both BOMA
International’s State Government Affairs Committee and the Careers in Real
Estate Task Force Returning Veterans Outreach Sub-Group. He also has served two
terms on the BOMA International Executive Committee, and held the position of vice chair of the Research Committee.
Keith Major is executive vice president of Real Estate
Services with Bentall Kennedy (Canada) LP in Toronto. Major is part of the
senior leadership team for Bentall Kennedy and is currently responsible for the
property management, operations, leasing and development activities undertaken
by the company for their Canadian office and industrial portfolio. He served on
the BOMA International Executive Committee for four years, and he currently
serves as vice chair of the International Council. Major is an active
participant in BOMA Canada’s National Advisory Council and regularly participates in various BOMA
Toronto advocacy efforts with specific emphasis on energy and taxes.
About BOMA International
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a
federation of 90 BOMA U.S. associations and 18 international affiliates.
Founded in 1907, BOMA represents the owners and managers of all commercial
property types including 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. Learn more at www.boma.org.
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