WESTWOOD—The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) has awarded the Westwood Medical Plaza its 2016 Outstanding Building Of The Year Award (TOBY).
The Westwood Medical Plaza—located at 10921 Wilshire Blvd., near the Hammer Museum and front entrance of the University of California has now received three TOBYs in the medical facility category – the first in 2008 and the second in 2012.
The Medical Plaza was built in 1961 and has undergone extensive renovations several times since, once in 1993, 1996, 2003, and most recently this year. The plaza is a class-A office-medical building, stands 12 floors tall, spans approximately 154,196 square feet and is equipped with a panoramic view of Westwood. The building facilitates operations regarding healthcare, banking and pharmaceutical needs, as well as houses a fitness center.
The Westwood Medical Plaza is owned and operated by firm The Muller Company, which also owns the Orange County Taj Mahal Medical Center, a 2016 TOBY recipient itself. The Muller Company was founded in 1979 and operates across Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego County, the Inland Empire, Northern California and Arizona, according to their website.
BOMA Greater Los Angeles was founded in 1915 and is one of the largest associations within BOMA, representing 135 million square feet of commercial space and contributing $3.5 billion annually to California’s economy.