Contributing Editors

Expansion and Diversity Lead to Success in the Self Storage Industry

by Winnie Hsiu July 27, 2013 10:44 AM
If you were a hotdog vendor that only sold hotdogs you would probably do okay. People like hotdogs so they are going to buy hotdogs. What if you offered chips, soda, or chilidogs? What if you had locations downtown, out by the ballpark, and in the mall? Chances are you would do even better, right? [More]

Self Storage Industry Continues to Prove How Amazing It Is

by Tony Gonzalez June 1, 2013 1:18 AM
A business that makes a profit is a good business. No—it’s a great business. How can it not be since that is the purpose of a business, right? While a healthy bottom line can be enough to call a business—like a self storage facility—great, it is not quite enough for it to be dubbed ‘amazing.’ [More]

Self Storage Industry Continues to Step Up When Needed

by Kim Kilpatrick May 27, 2013 7:05 PM
When tragedy strikes there are a few people we expect to be there for us like friends and family. Beyond those that know us personally if the tragedy is bad enough—like the havoc that tornadoes laid on Oklahoma recently—we hope that the government will step in to help as well. Little do most people realize but help is often as close as your local self storage facility. [More]