The Storage Business Owners Alliance LLC (SBOA), a buying group for the U.S. self-storage industry, has partnered with human resources (HR) firm AlphaStaff to launch a specialized HR-services program specific to the self-storage industry. The program is designed to improve efficiencies for businesses of all sizes, according to an SBOA press release.
“We are proud to announce the formation of a full-service team at AlphaStaff focused solely on the various human resources and outsourcing needs of self-storage facilities nationally,” said Jeniece Henson, vice president of business development for AlphaStaff. “We now provide services for five of the top 25 operators in this space as well as operators with a handful of facilities.”
The program will continue to expand with new benefits as more self-storage operators sign up, creating greater scale, according to the release.
SBOA members can take advantage of pre-negotiated discounts on goods and services from more than 30 preferred vendors, including SBOA Merchant Services and SBOA Tenant Insurance. The company has nearly 5,000 member facilities.
Founded in 1997, AlphaStaff is a professional-employer organization that offers a customizable suite of solutions for HR, employee benefits and administration. Services include workforce management, benchmarking data, HR information systems and insurance. The company has supported more than 100,000 worksite employees in 49 states.