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SmartStop Self Storage(R) Will Sponsor MMA Fighter

by John Stevens February 12, 2014 7:31 PM
SmartStop Self Storage(R) announced they will sponsor fighter Shawn “The Great” Bunch in the Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) competitions. The sponsorship will last for 3 years and give Bunch financial support while he completes his training. [More]

Ken Morrison Announced as President of Strategic Storage Property Management, LLC

by Holly Robinson November 30, 2011 9:17 AM
Ken Morrison is the new president of Strategic Storage Property Management, LLC. He stepped into this role November 28, 2011. He will work out of the corporate headquarters in Ladera Ranch, California. [More]

Want to Invest in the Self Storage Industry?

by Kim Kilpatrick July 27, 2011 6:32 PM
A lot of people think that when it comes to investing you have to do what you know (if only it was that easy to buy into a pro sports team). So what people typically do is look for a business or industry that appears to be pretty healthy at the time. However, once they find it, they often don’t know what to do. [More]

Self Storage Continues to prove to be a Smart Investment

by John Stevens July 8, 2011 1:49 PM
Forrest Gump was a great movie with a lot of scenes that will forever be considered iconic to the movie industry. Tom Hanks’s character appeared to be one of the luckiest individuals on the face of the planet with all the things that happened to him. His investment in that company with the fruit logo (Apple Computers) was a perfect example. [More]

Self-Storage a Safe Bet in a Troubled Economy

by Holly Robinson November 8, 2010 3:06 PM
With close to 10 percent of the nation unemployed (9.6 percent as of October 2010) relief from the poor economy can’t come soon enough. Many people are turning to starting their own business in order to make a living and take control of their future in light of the recession. [More]