The Storage Group (TSG), an Internet-marketing company serving the self-storage industry, has hired Jon Wyles as an account executive. Wyles has several years of experience in the U.K. self-storage market, including founding the Smart Storage Ltd. chain of facilities in 2004 and overseeing its expansion to five locations by 2007. He recently relocated with his family to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and owns the consulting firm Simply Storage Expert.
While managing director of Smart Storage, Wyles was a board member for the Self Storage Association of the United Kingdom from 2011 to 2013, including serving as vice chairman for a year. Prior to Smart Storage, Wyles was founder and managing director of Harrington Wyles Ltd., a commercial real estate consulting firm specializing in self-storage property management.
“We are thrilled to have Jon join us at The Storage Group,” said Steve Lucas, director of sales. “To have someone with his knowledge of the industry and Internet marketing is a huge plus for us. As we continue to move forward and grow, it is nice to have talented and enthusiastic people like Jon Wyles working with us.”
Based in Maitland, Fla., TSG provides online tools and marketing solutions to the self-storage industry. The company's customized services include mobile websites, website development, content management, search engine optimization, online rentals, pay-per-click marketing and transparent reporting/analysis.