Who We Are

Mission: Greater Tampa Bay is a non-profit premier business network that provides leading education, advances the advocacy interests of the commercial real estate industry, and recognizes the best practices of industry participants who have excelled. 

Vision: We accomplish our mission this through:

  • Education. Offering professional designations and timely, topical education instruction as the educator of choice to the commercial real estate sector;

  • Advocacy. Reinforcing our role as a primary advocate for the commercial real estate industry by protecting our member’s interests and actively publicizing legislative victories resulting in bottom line savings to members;

  • Research. Facilitating the compilation, analysis, and publication of data and business trends pertinent to the industry, used to promote the application of economic principles and scientific methods in the betterment of existing buildings and in the planning of new construction;

  • Awards. Through awards programs, celebrating the victories of industry participants who have excelled;

  • Best Practices. Encouraging the exchange of ideas and experience relative to the conception, development, construction, management, operation, leasing and maintenance of commercial real estate assets, creating form these standards of practice and performance in the industry; and

  • Leadership. Encouraging teamwork and leadership in the accomplishment of the collective aims of the industry.

Value Proposition: "BOMA Means Business - Better by Association"

As the leading organization for the commercial real estate profession, BOMA GTB plays an important public role as a leader and public advocate for the industry. Our activities are as diverse as the constituency we serve:

  • We conduct regular education programs to enrich our members’ expertise in property management.

  • We produce a newsletter and bulletins informing members on matters important to the industry.

  • We send representatives to our national, state and regional meetings.

  • We engage in governmental legislative lobbying as appropriate.

  • We support professional designation in property management.

  • We provide opportunities for members to build networks and relationships that strengthen the industry and the association.

To enhance value in commercial real estate through Advocacy, Education & Networking