Michael Bishop, founder of StorageLand LLC and president of the Idaho Self Storage Association (ISSA), has joined Sperry Van Ness/Jackson Cooper Inc. as a sales associate specializing in self-storage. Working from the company’s Boise, Idaho, office, his region will be Idaho and the western states. Sperry Van Ness/Jackson Cooper provides real estate advisory services to the commercial real estate industry
Bishop will continue to operate and grow StorageLand while working in his new role. Established in 1996, StorageLand is a management and consulting firm that actively manages the daily operations of self-storage facilities and works to assist startup and established projects.
Bishop has 10 years of experience in the technology/Internet sector, including a position as project manager at Hewlett Packard. He previously founded two Internet-based companies and used his extensive software knowledge to advise self-storage operators in selecting and maximizing their facility-management software. In addition to his post as president, Bishop is a member of the ISSA Board of Directors.
Bishop can be contacted at 208.363.7000. For more information about SVN/Jackson Cooper, visit www.jacksoncooper.com.