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SpareFoot Receives $10 Million in Venture Capital

by Holly Robinson February 26, 2014 4:52 PM
When a birthday rolls around, people dream of the gifts they might receive. Some of those dreams are fairly simple – a new technology gadget, something for the man-cave, or something new to wear. Bigger dreams might include a new car or a trip to a tropical island. What would it be like, though, to receive $10 million dollars? That’s what Chuck Gordon, co-founder of SpareFoot recently received for his birthday.

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SpareFoot Announces a $5,000 College Scholarshp

by Holly Robinson May 18, 2012 12:14 PM
Going to college is very expensive. Tuition is outrageously high. Many textbooks cost more than $150. Lab fees, rent, utilities, and living expenses also increase the cost that students have to pay.

Do you know any college student that could use some financial help for all of those types of expenses? If so, tell them about the $5,000 scholarship that SpareFoot is offering. [More]

Startup Companies Participate in Charitable Olympic Activity

by Kim Kilpatrick February 22, 2012 7:13 PM
The next Winter Olympics will be held in 2014 in Russia. There will be the typical events: figure skating, speed skating, ice hockey, bobsled, cross-country skiing, freestyle skiing, and snowboarding. Recently, there was an Olympic competition of a far different variety – a competition with the purpose of fundraising for charitable organizations. [More]

Website Optimization and Online Marketing Focus of Upcoming Self Storage Webinars

by John Stevens June 7, 2011 8:06 AM
Two webinars are gearing up that focus on the Internet and are part of the Mini-Storage Messenger Self Storage Webinar Series which offers informative monthly webinars free of charge to self storage professionals. One will provide tools for creating an effective online presence for a self-storage facility and the other will address online marketing issues such as consumers’ reliance on smartphones and the explosion and growing relevance of social media. [More]