Top-Operators List : Top Operators Directory

The Inside Self-Storage Top-Operators List is an annual compilation of the industry's leading players. Companies including real estate investment trusts, multi-facility operators and management companies are ranked by total square footage. Additional information includes company leadership, contact information, number of facilities, number of units, operating names, operating locations and expansion plans.

Below is the 2014 list, which was released online on Sept. 2, 2014, and published in the October 2014 print edition of ISS magazine.

Consideration for the 2014 list is now closed. To be considered for the 2015 Top-Operators List, complete the form here.

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Companies Ranked by Total Square Footage

1.

Public Storage

2.

Extra Space Storage Inc.

3.

U-Haul International Inc.

4.

CubeSmart

5.

Sovran Self Storage Inc.

6.

SmartStop Self Storage

7.

National Storage Affiliates

8.

Derrel's Mini Storage Inc.

9.

Simply Self Storage

10.

W. P. Carey Inc.

11.

StorageMart

12.

SecurCare Self Storage Inc.

13.

Metro Storage LLC

14.

William Warren Group, The

15.

iStorage

16.

US Storage Centers

17.

Dahn Corp.

18.

Atlantic Self Storage

19.

Absolute Storage Management Inc.

20.

Optivest Properties

21.

Platinum Storage Group

22.

Devon Self Storage

23.

Self-Storage Consulting Group

24.

LAACO Ltd.

25.

Northwest Self Storage

26.

ezStorage

27.

Brundage Management Co.

28.

Metro Mini Storage

29.

Jenkins Organization Inc., The

30.

World Class Capital Group

31.

A-1 Self Storage

32.

Universal Storage Group

33.

BACO Realty Corp.

34.

Move It Management LLC

35.

Storage Pros Management LLC

36.

Self Storage Management Co. Inc.

37.

Urban Self Storage Inc.

38.

American Spectrum

39.

Nicholson Cos., The (AAAA Self Storage Management Group)

40.

Guardian Storage Centers LLC

41.

Pogoda Cos.

42.

Amsdell Cos./Compass Self Storage

43.

Brookwood Properties, dba The Storage Center

44.

Landvest Corp.

45.

Storage Etc.

46.

Shader Bros. Corp., dba Personal Mini Storage

47.

Storage Solutions (Arizona Mini Storage Management Co.)

48.

Morningstar Properties

49.

Professional Self Storage Management LLC

50.

Lock Up Self Storage, The

51.

Sentry Self Storage

52.

Storage Asset Management Inc.

53.

Advantage Storage

54.

StoragePRO Management Co.

55.

StoreSmart Self Storage

56.

America West Management

57.

Investment Development Corp.

58.

Synergy Storage Group

59.

BPI Capital Management Inc.

60.

Nolan Brothers Inc.

61.

Oakcrest Management

62.

SKS Management LLC

63.

Stor-N-Lock Cos.

64.

Storage Investment Management Inc.

65.

Progressive Realty Partners

66.

A-American Storage Management Co. Inc.

67.

Chesapeake Resources Inc.

68.

Dino's Storage

69.

Cutting Edge Self Storage Management

70.

Post Management Self-Storage

71.

Access Self Storage

72.

York Development

73.

Argus Professional Storage Management

74.

Guardian Storage

75.

Mini Storage Depot

76.

Rearden Investments

77.

Lyons Cos.

78.

StorPlace Self Storage

79.

All Aboard Storage

80.

Four Seasons Self Storage

81.

Polo Properties LLC

82.

Trojan Storage

83.

Towne Storage Management Co.

84.

American Self Storage

85.

Incaaztec Management Inc.

86.

Value Store It Management Inc.

87.

Black Diamond Management Group Inc.

88.

Websco Properties

89.

Next Door Self Storage

90.

NitNeil Partners

91.

National Self Storage Management Inc.

92.

All Stor Storage

93.

Herman & Kittle Properties

94.

Azose Commercial Properties

95.

Storage Inns Inc.

96.

Space Center Storage

97.

Budget Store and Lock Self Storage

98.

Donald Jones Consulting & Service

99.

Magellan Storage

100.

Storage Place, The