Albany, NY – [October 12, 2023] – Owens Realty Services is proud to announce a significant milestone in its commitment to sustainability and energy efficiency. Two iconic properties under management for the State of New York have achieved Energy Star status for the first time this year. This achievement marks another great milestone in the company's ongoing efforts to provide top-tier integrated facility management services for all clients.

Both buildings have been under Owens Realty Services' expert care since 2012. At that time, these buildings faced the challenge of outdated systems and aging infrastructure. However, with the dedicated efforts of the Owens Realty Services team and the support of the Office of General Services (OGS), these buildings have undergone a remarkable transformation.

The achievement of Energy Star status for these two buildings underscores the commitment of the Owens team to improving energy efficiency and environmental sustainability. This accomplishment would not have been possible without the hard work and dedication of key individuals within the team. Owens Realty Services would like to extend its heartfelt congratulations to the following individuals for their outstanding contributions to this achievement:

Sue Black, Executive Vice President
Jorgen Bowman, Regional/General Manager
Bryan Myers, Facilities Manager
Matt Diller, Facilities Manager
Noel Pettit, Quality Control Manager

Their commitment to the company's values and to the well-being of these historic buildings has been instrumental in reaching this noteworthy milestone. Owens Realty Services is proud to have such dedicated professionals as part of its team."We are thrilled to announce the Energy Star status of these two historic buildings. This accomplishment reflects our unwavering dedication to excellence and sustainability in facility management. We would like to express our gratitude to the OGS for their partnership in this journey, as well as to our exceptional team members who have made this achievement possible," said Bob Owens, President and CEO of Owens Realty Services.

For more information about Owens Realty Services and its integrated facility management solutions, please contact Isabelle Owens at

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