• PTI Integrated Systems Acquired by Chamberlain Group
    PTI Integrated Systems, a developer and manufacturer of access-control, security and site-management solutions for self-storage, has been acquired by The Chamberlain Group Inc. ...More
    October 24, 2007 Posted in News
  • Self-Storage Potluck
    [A guest blog spot by ISS Editor Drew Whitney.] At the end of last week, I had the opportunity to attend the Greater Northeastern Conference and Trade Show, sponsored by the Massachusetts Self Storage Association. Despite the higher than normal autumn temperatures, the ...More
    October 24, 2007 Drew Whitney Posted in Blogs
  • Making MORE of Your Self-Storage Site: Boat/RV and Mobile Ancillary Storage
    From the newest ancillary products to the most popular building designs, this webinar will prep your business for profits with industry-proven tools and tips. Topics include when to expand your site, adding portable storage units to diversify your site, and building boat/RV ...More
    October 24, 2007 Posted in Webinars
  • Illinois and Indiana Self-Storage Associations Elect New Boards
    The Illinois Mini Storage Association (IMSA) and the Indiana Self Storage Association (ISSA) elected new boards of directors at their recent annual meetings. ...More
    October 22, 2007 Posted in News
  • In Times of Great Crisis ...
    ... there can be a great crisis. And that's just how it is. Here at ISS, we're in a "crisis of bounty," meaning we've got too many good things happening at once. Not a bad problem to have. I'm just dotting the i's and crossing the t's on our December 2007 issue, which ...More
    October 19, 2007 Teri Lanza Posted in Blogs
  • Inside Self-Storage Expo Promotes Successful Facility Staffing
    Self-storage operators interested in learning more about successful hiring practices for their facilities are invited to attend “Hiring and Retaining Stellar Employees” at the Inside Self-Storage Las Vegas Expo. ...More
    October 18, 2007 Posted in News
  • USstoragesearch.com Announces ‘Internet Marketing Challenge’ Winner
    USstoragesearch.com announced the winner of its 2007 Internet Marketing Challenge, which asked self-storage owners and operators to share information regarding how they are promoting their facilities online. ...More
    October 17, 2007 Posted in News
  • Charles R. Wilson & Associates Joins Integra Realty Resources
    Pasadena, Calif.-based Charles R. Wilson & Associates Inc., a commercial valuation and consulting firm specializing in self-storage, has joined Integra Realty Resources, the nation’s largest national valuation and consulting firm, to form Integra Realty Resources-Metro. ...More
    October 15, 2007 Posted in News
  • Busted Bad Guys ... How Dumb Can They Be?
    [A guest blog spot by ISS Managing Editor Elaine Foxwell.] Part of my job entails searching for news about self-storage for ISS’s "Media Watchdog" department. Some is pretty mundane—zoning changes to allow a facility, charity events and the like. And some are about crime. ...More
    October 15, 2007 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Blogs
  • Inside Self-Storage Expo Holds Annual Golf Classic in Las Vegas
    The annual Inside Self-Storage Expo Golf Classic, sponsored by DBCI, will take place Feb. 5, 2008, at Revere Golf Club in Las Vegas. ...More
    October 12, 2007 Posted in News