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The Texas Self Storage State Association Elects New Officers

by Winnie Hsiu September 28, 2012 6:39 PM
The board of directors of the Texas Self Storage Association recently elected new executive officers for the upcoming year. The members of the Executive Committee are: President Mark Skeans with Mission Road Mini-Storage in San Antonio; Vice President Mike Gately with Daughtry Properties in San Antonio; Treasurer Amy Nolan of The Storage Place in Corpus Christi; Secretary Paul Glover of Storage Choice in Dallas; and, Immediate Past President Tom McCloskey of MC Storage in Lytle. [More]

Former Extra Space VP Joins Self-Storage 101

by Winnie Hsiu January 4, 2010 10:51 AM
Sue Haviland, a former vice president of operations for Extra Space Storage, has now become a partner for Self Storage 101, a self-storage management solutions firm. Haviland will be the lead partner responsible for growing Self Storage 101's operations on the West Coast....
In addition to her experience working for Extra Space, Haviland was previously a vice president at Price Self Storage, and a district manager for LAACO Ltd. She has also worked as the Operations Manager for the Storage Division at Veralliance Properties, Inc. Haviland has also taught courses for the Self Storage Association (SSA) on Operations, Sales, and Marketing, is on the SSA Education Committee, and served on the California SSA Board of Directors for three years. In all, she has 20 years of experience working in a management capacity and working in the self-storage industry.

Self Storage 101 is a management consulting firm based in Alabama, California and Texas. It specializes in the self-storage industry, focusing on self-storage owners and managers and offering a full range of services relating to self-storage management challenges. [More]