BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - 01/19/11) - VFA, Inc., the leading provider of end-to-end solutions for facilities capital planning and spend management, has been recognized for its Energy Assessment Service by Building Operating Management (BOM) magazine's Top Products Award. Winners of the 2011 BOM Top Products Award include the most popular manufacturers and suppliers of the year, as determined by building and facility executives who participated in a national survey."VFA's Energy Assessment Service evaluates potential energy conservation measures for a building or an entire portfolio and provides objective recommendations to reduce consumption and increase savings," said Jerry Kokos, president and CEO of VFA, Inc. "We are honored to be selected from more than 500 products by industry executives as a Readers' Choice winner. It is certainly a testament to our success in helping organizations identify ways to reduce energy use and to integrate energy savings initiatives into their overall capital plans."The Building Operating Management Top Products award-winners were selected by an e-mail ballot to readers of Building Operating Management. A total of 551 products appeared in the magazine or online on FacilitiesNet.com between October 1, 2009 and September 30, 2010. Readers were asked to select their choices for Top Products that met the criteria of innovation and usefulness to facility managers. Based on reader votes, 74 products were selected as Top Products.VFA's Energy Assessment Service will be featured in the January issue of Building Operating Management as a Top Products award-winner. For more information, or to view the Top Product award-winners, please visit www.facilitiesnet.com/bom.About VFA
Headquartered in Boston, VFA, Inc. is the leading provider of end-to-end solutions for facilities capital planning and spend management. VFA solutions uniquely combine facility assessment services, Web-based software and business consulting services to enable customers to manage every stage of the capital asset lifecycle -- from requirements gathering and long-term planning to capital budget creation and spend management. More than 450 organizations in corporate, education, government and healthcare markets have relied on VFA solutions to strategically manage their capital assets. VFA's flagship software product, VFA.facility®, is currently used to manage more than three billion square feet of real estate. For more information, please call 800-693-3132 or visit http://www.vfa.com.