Roger Ahuja Roger Ahuja

Love’s Travel Stops has promoted longtime employee Roger Ahuja to vice president of operations, putting him in charge of the company’s new self-storage division. Ahuja now oversees Love’s Storage Solutions, as well as retail operations of the company’s travel stops. He also runs the company’s recently launched hotel division, Love’s Hospitality. This year, Love’s opened…

Dubin Paper building Dubin Paper building

Gary Ott, principal of Philly Self-Storage, is transforming the vacant Dubin Paper Co. building in Philadelphia, PA, into a 2,000-unit self-storage facility. Ott closed on the 230,000-square-foot building in March for $3.25 million. The complicated purchase took about two years to complete, Ott told the Philadelphia Business Journal. In 2012, the paper company vacated the…

self-storage construction self-storage construction

With self-storage development ramping up across the country, The SpareFoot Storage Beat decided to track how much and how fast new construction is coming. The following two graphics look at the state of self-storage construction from January through June. We will continue to track new development in the industry on a periodic basis in an effort to…