Palm City, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2009
A room of 75 self storage owners/developers met at Disney's Yacht Club on October 23rd to discuss and strategize for the upcoming year. This was the first annual Executive Retreat hosted by the Florida Self Storage Association (FSSA).
Guest speakers Seena Sharp, Daniel Pearlman, Chris Sonne, Jim Stevens, and Dean Jernigan led presentations and candid discussions about what is going on both inside and outside the self storage industry.
Bob Francis, The Heron Group, stated "This has been an incredible meeting. It may be the best session of its' kind that I have attended." Bob McIntosh of Southern Self Storage commented, "This was the best one day conference I have attended. Everyone did a great job, not a minute was wasted." Marc Smith, Personal Mini Storage acknowledged "A terrific gathering of Florida-based owners/operators. The one day session was just the right mix of educational, informative, and social networking. Very well done."
"The Board of Trustees has worked diligently over the past several months to put together a day that would bring our Executives together to share ideas and create a think tank. The success of this event is a direct result of our dedication and commitment to serve our members." avowed Caite Corripio, Executive Director of the Florida Self Storage Association.
The Florida Self Storage Association is a non-profit organization comprised of individuals and business people who have an interest in the self storage industry in Florida. The FSSA was created to promote a standard of professionalism and enhance the performance and quality of the services our industry has to offer. Our members include owners, operators, vendors, developers, investors, property managers and suppliers of products and services that are used in self storage. Please visit our website, http://www.floridassa.org or call Caite Corripio (877.222.9441) to obtain additional information, including the calendar of events for the educational sessions.