(WASHINGTON, D.C.–November 10, 2020) PPG—a leading global provider of paints, coatings and specialty materials—announced that it has joined the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International’s Partnership Program. As a Cornerstone Partner, PPG pledges to support BOMA's critical work in advocacy, education and research at the highest level.


BOMA International’s Partnership Program, developed in 2004, allows companies to invest in their own success, as well as that of the commercial real estate industry more broadly. With four levels of participation—Cornerstone Partner, Leadership Circle Partner, Supporting Partner and Ambassador Partners—the program demonstrates the commitment of leading organizations to support BOMA International with the resources to advance its various initiatives that benefit the entire commercial real estate industry.

“We are pleased to welcome PPG as a Cornerstone Partner, our highest level of support,” said BOMA International Chair Shelby Christensen, LEED Green Associate. “With their expertise in paints, coatings and specialty materials, PPG will serve as a resource to our members as they seek solutions to enhance and beautify their properties. We look forward to working with them to develop offerings to support our members in their operational efforts.”

“PPG is honored to partner with BOMA International and provide beneficial industry insights to its members,” said Ed Baiden, PPG director of product management and marketing for architectural coatings for the U.S. and Canada. “Our wide range of high-performing products, expert tools and leading color expertise have supported the building industry for more than 135 years. We look forward to offering these value-added services to BOMA members.”

Learn more about the Partnership Program on the BOMA International website.


About BOMA International
Founded in 1907, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of U.S. local associations and global affiliates. The leading trade association for commercial real estate professionals for more than 100 years, it represents the owners, managers, service providers and other property professionals of all commercial building types, including office, industrial, medical, corporate and mixed-use. BOMA International is the partner individuals in the commercial real estate industry choose to maximize value for their careers, organizations and assets. Its mission is to advance a vibrant commercial real estate industry through advocacy, influence and knowledge. Learn more at

Caroline Pomilla
Director of Communications
BOMA International
(202) 326-6354

About PPG
At PPG (NYSE:PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and specialty materials that our customers have trusted for more than 135 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $15.1 billion in 2019. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit

Greta Edgar
Communications Manager
(724) 316-7552