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  • Infinite Self Storage Obtains $9.9M Construction Loan
    Oak Brook, Ill.-based Leaders Bank has extended a $9.91 million acquisition/construction loan for the Infinite Self Storage facilities in Bolingbrook. The loan was arranged by Chris Cernek, Jason Welch and Hugh Franklin on behalf of the borrow, an entity related to ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Kirk Takes the Reins at Extra Space Storage Inc.
    Extra Space Storage Inc. announced a realignment of its executive management team. Kenneth M. Woolley, the company's chairman and chief executive officer, turns over the reins to current president, Spencer F. Kirk.Woolley, who founded the company in 1977, will leave his ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Royal Wolf Acquires Ace Containers
    Royal Wolf, a leading provider of storage containers in Australasia, announced the acquisition of Ace Containers, a prominent supplier of storage facilities and containers for more than 10 years. By acquiring Ace Containers, Royal Wolf expands its customer base, ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Endthoff Honored for Firefighting Career
    According to the Beloit Daily News, Capt. Wayne Endthoff ended his 25 years of service to the Beloit, Wis., fire department with a retirement party in his honor. Surrounded by family, friends and co-workers, Endthoff, 52, celebrated the rewards and challenges of his years ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Richard D. Minker Co. Changes Name and Company President
    The Richard D. Minker Co., a real estate brokerage firm based in Fort Worth, Texas, has changed its name to MINKERTrahant & Associates to reflect changes at the company. ...More
    February 2, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Westy Storage Centers Supports Fire Victims, Collects Books for College Sale
    In response to a fire that recently destroyed the homes of 13 families in Danbury, Conn., Westy Storage Centers has donated six storage units to house the goods being collected by volunteers for the victims. The company's Chatham facility is also collecting books for the ...More
    February 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • Jim Clemmensen Named MiniCo Senior VP
    Hardy Good, chairman and CEO of MiniCo Inc., has announced the promotion of Jim Clemmensen to senior vice president, insurance operations. He will be responsible for executive management of MiniCo Insurance operations and development of new frontline opportunities. ...More
    February 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • Big Yellow Director Lowers Stake
    Adrian Lee, operations director at Big Yellow Group, sold nearly £250,000 in shares in the self-storage firm. He offloaded 123,462 shares at an average price of 196p a share, retaining 889,187 shares or 77 percent of the issued share capital of the ...More
    February 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • Inside Self-Storage World Expo Delivers Global Attendance
    Self-storage professionals from around the globe gathered in Las Vegas this week for the Inside Self-Storage World Expo, the industry’s largest conference and tradeshow. Storage-facility owners, operators, managers, developers, investors and suppliers participated in four ...More
    January 30, 2009 Posted in News, Legal Issues
  • Free Webinar on Self-Storage Marketing to Take Place on Feb. 24
    A free webinar titled "Innovative Marketing Strategies for Tough Economic Times,” will be presented on Feb. 24 by Derek Naylor, president of Storage Marketing Solutions. ...More
    January 30, 2009 Posted in News, Marketing