Kilroy Centre Del Mar Honored as Regional TOBY Award Winner
Friday, May 2, 2014
by: BOMA San Diego

Section: News

Kilroy Centre Del Mar, owned and managed byKilroy Realty Corporation, has been named a Pacific Southwest regional winner of “The Outstanding Building of the Year” (TOBY) in the Suburban Office Park, Low-Rise Category by the Building Owners & Managers Association (BOMA).
The TOBY Awards are the most prestigious and comprehensive award of their kind in the commercial real estate industry, recognizing quality in office buildings and rewarding excellence in office building management. The regional TOBY winners were honored on the Pacific Southwest Regional level for excellence in office building management and operations in specific categories of building size or type. Kilroy Centre Del Mar will now advance to the International TOBY Awards competition which will be held in Orlando, Florida on June 24, 2014.
“BOMA is proud to have a San Diego building win at the regional level and be entered into the international competition,” said BOMA San Diego President Kristin Howell of Meissner Jacquet Investment Management Services. “This prestigious award recognizes the finest in building operations and property management in the industry and we are thrilled to see one of our most active member companies receive this honor.”
Kilroy Centre Del Mar is an intimate 19-acre, Class “A” campus built in 1999-2002 and is prominently located in the heart of the highly desired Del Mar Heights area. The sleek 5-building campus is surrounded by an abundant mix of dining, shopping, hotels, canyon trails and business services, both on-site and within walking distance, making it the perfect choice for the environmentally conscious customer. The distinctive steel-frame, multi-building campus is situated amid large courtyards adorned with exceptional water features, unique drought-tolerant/low-water landscaping, flowing ornamental grasses, beautiful palms, and immaculately maintained grounds. The campus affords employment for approximately 1,400 people, 50 physicians, and medical care for 700-800 patients daily, all of whom help sustain the surrounding businesses and contribute to the greater local economy.
“Receiving this award at the regional TOBY level is an honor and I couldn’t be more proud of the Kilroy Centre Del Mar team,” said Bernadette Blanco, senior property manager for Kilroy Realty Corporation at Kilroy Centre Del Mar. “This recognition demonstrates the quality in operations and management carried out each day at Kilroy Centre Del Mar, and we look forward to representing San Diego in the International TOBY Awards competition this summer.”
Judging by TOBY officials included review of policies and procedures, preventive maintenance, building quality and condition, renovations, tenants, amenities, staff, training, energy conservation, community involvement and emergency preparedness.