"The depth of ownership, management and participants within FLS will be a powerful asset to maximizing the potential for the company.” -Martin Gallagher, Metro President and COO
Farmington Hills, MI (PRWEB) December 21, 2013
Find Local Storage (http://www.findlocalstorage.com) (“FLS”), a self-storage search engine, and Metro Storage LLC (http://www.metrostorage.com) (“Metro”), owner/operator of more than 90 self-storage facilities in 11 states, today announced they have signed an agreement to add Metro Storage LLC to the FLS founding ownership group.
FLS’s vision is to empower self-storage owners and operators to generate their own leads collaboratively through a single consumer destination and shopping experience, thereby reducing the reliance on third-party aggregators.
SecurCare Self Storage COO David Cramer, a founding partner of FLS, stated, “Metro Self Storage® has been among the best operators in our industry for a very long time. I have tremendous respect for their organization, and I know I speak for the other owners of FLS in saying, we could not be more thrilled to add Metro to our group.”
Martin Gallagher, Metro President and COO, stated, “Metro is excited to partner with other leaders of the self storage community, through FLS, to address our growing need to closely manage our digital marketing efforts while working to regain control over the approach and cost of sourcing our leads. The depth of ownership, management and participants within FLS will be a powerful asset to maximizing the potential for the company.”
In order to learn more about FLS, please visit http://www.findlocalstorage.com or email press(at)findlocalstorage(dot)com.
About Find Local Storage (FLS)
Consumers and storage operators have spoken, and FLS listened. Founded in 2013, FLS is owned and operated by a consortium of some of the industry’s most respected and longest standing storage facility owners. FLS is a lead generation platform, built for the purpose of creating rental opportunities for participating self-storage operators, decreasing the reliance of the industry on third party lead sources, and creating a unique and innovative direct to consumer shopping experience. FLS offers storage operators an opportunity to control their own marketing destiny, and consumer the opportunity to Find Local Storage.
About Metro Storage LLC
Metro Storage LLC, operating under the trademark Metro Self Storage®, is a privately owned, fully integrated real estate operating company specializing in the development, acquisition and management of self-storage facilities nationwide. Headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois, the company is the 11th largest operator of self-storage facilities in the United States with more than 90 stores in 11 states. Metro Storage LLC is also active in markets outside the United States through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Metro Storage International (MSI). In 2012, MSI consummated its first international joint venture – the formation of a new self storage operating platform in Brazil branded as MetroFit (http://www.metrofit.com.br). More information about the firm is available at http://www.metrostoragecorporate.com.