Noahs Ark Development opened a new facility in the Orlando, Fla., metro area two months ahead of schedule. Noahs Ark Self Storage Balboa is a state-of-the-art complex with more than 94,000 square feet of space in a variety of unit sizes.
Detroit-based Ideal Shield, a manufacturer bumper-post sleeves, guardrails and handrails, announced its new column wrap, which helps self-storage facility owners maintain the look of columns in high-traffic areas.
Scotty Sundin was named Western regional sales manager, self-storage division for JanUS Door. Sundin has been in the self-storage industry for more than 12 years, managing accounts at LST Erectors and DBCi.
While the self-storage industry has always been touted as recession-proof or, at the very least, recession-resistant, it was put to the test in 2008. New construction and self-storage real estate slowed, but occupancy levels for most facilities...
Mako Steel Inc., which designs, supplies and installs steel buildings for the self-storage industry nationwide, will open a new sales office in Washington, D.C., with Mark Colwell at the lead as Northeast sales and project manager.