Sentry Self Storage named Mike Murphy the 2008 Manager of the Year. Murphy joined Sentry Self Storage and Your Storage Place in 2006 as an assistant manager and became one of the top performers in the company, earning the Assistant Manager of the Quarter award in 2007. He was promoted to property manager of Your Storage Place in Houston in 2007. During this time, Murphy oversaw several improvements:
- Coordinating with 600 tenants, movers and contractors during a facility-wide door replacement.
- Entire asphalt replacement and adding new drainage.
- Painting the entire property.
- Opening the store after Hurricane Ike with no power for almost two weeks.
- Increased GPI by 21 percent
- Managed a year-over-year growth in revenue of 10 percent
- Managed a year-over-year net operating income growth of 15 percent
- Increased year-over-year rentals by 37 percent
- Increased occupancy by 10 percent
For more information, call 954.346.2330; visit www.sentry-selfstorage.com.