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Simply the Best - 2014 SSAA Awards for Excellence winners announced

Australasia's leading self storage facilities, staff and suppliers have been recognised at the 2014 SSAA Awards for Excellence, with the winners announced at a gala dinner at Jupiters Gold Coast Hotel on Thursday 7th August.

The dinner was attended by over 300 self storage faciltiy owners, managers, staff, suppliers to industry and their guests. 

The SSAA Awards for Excellence celebrate the diversity and quality of facilities and individuals working in the self storage industry.  Major Awards confered on the night include that of "Facility of the Year," where Fort Knox Self Storage, Vermont, VIC was a deserving winner.  The corresponding Award for "Regional Facility of the Year" was hotly contested and taken out by Storage King, Rutherford.

SSAA would like to extend our congratulations to all finalists and winners and thank them for their significant contribution in building the reputation of the self storage industry with valued customers across Australasia. 

Award Category Winners:

Congratulations to all award winners!

  • New Industry Entrant Award: On-Guard Self Storage, Noosaville

  • Small Operator of the Year Award: Capital Self Storage, Mitchell

  • Best Expansion/Upgrade of the Year Award: U-Store It, Keswick

  • Innovation of the Year Award: National Storage, Head Office

  • Service Member of the Year Award: CentreForce IT

  • Manager of the Year Award: Temeike McLean, Storage King Browns Plains

  • Regional Facility of the Year Award: Storage King Rutherford

  • Facility of the Year Award: Fort Knox Storage, Vermont

Guy Wilson, SSAA Chairman elect, praised finalists, award-winners and individuals who were honoured.  He reflected on the prevailing market conditions in the self storage industry that present business opportunities for savvy operators to meet the evolving needs of new and existing customers.  Guy paid tribute to those operators who constantly 'raise the bar' when it comes to standards they achieve in operating their businesses and congratulated SSAA Awards for Excellence finalists and winners. 

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