Amanda Coyle of Climate Controlled Storage Units in Hinesville/Fort Stewart, Ga., won a free “Gold” registration package for the Inside Self-Storage Expo in Miami, Fla., Oct. 26-29, by entering a “Pick Your Favorite Self-Storage Blog Entry” contest sponsored by PhoneSmart and Selfstorageblog.com. Participants were asked to read through the website’s archive of entries and vote for a favorite. Coyle’s name was selected at random after she voted for entry No. 84, which addresses the manner in which long-term customer relationships develop.
Selfstorageblog.com acts as a daily “diary” addressing key issues in the industry. It is hosted by Tron Jordheim, director of PhoneSmart, which provides call-center and mystery-shopping services, sales training, and an online facility locator. For more information, e-mail email@example.com; visit www.phone-smart.info.