2017 Groundbreaker Awards

1900 Market Street, Atrium, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Tue, 09/19/2017 - 6:00pm - 9:30pm

Join industry leaders and advocates on Tuesday, September 19th to celebrate green building innovation in the region!

DVGBC is excited to host the 2017 Groundbreaker Awards in the Atrium at 1900 Market Street. With a soaring 8-story sunlit atrium and $25M in improvements—including the addition of a koi pond, waterfall and two fireplaces—1900 Market Street is an inspiring work environment. The commercial office property utilizes green practices in lighting, waste management, and promoting transportation alternatives, achieving LEED Certification in 2016 and receiving Energy Star Certification since 2012. 

Learn about last year's Groundbreaker Awards.


Award nominations for projects, organizations, and individuals has closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination. Finalists will be announced mid-August. 

Tickets and Sponsorship

Early bird tickets are on sale now through Monday, July 31st. On Tuesday, August 1st, tickets will be $125 for DVGBC members and $200 for non-members. 

Event Cost:
  • DVGBC Members: $100 (Log in to our website to receive member discount.) 
  • Non-Members: $150 (Want to become a member? Join now!)


Thank You To Our Sponsors








Allied Universal

Central Metals

Domus, Inc.


M. Schnoll & Sons, Inc.

University of Pennsylvania