Record attendance of almost 200 and we want to thank all members, sponsors, vendors and guests who attended. A great line of speakers included our Keynote Speaker - Alison Felix, Vice President and Executive, Denver Branch, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Ben Vestal, Argus Self Storage Sales Network giving the State of Colorado Self Storage Update and Arlen Nordhagen, CEO of Denver based National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA). Alison spoke to us about "Emerging Trends in the U.S. and Colorado Economies"...some interesting facts shared:
And we can't forget Steve Giampaolo from the CO Division of Insurance explaining the process implemented for securing a license to sell limited lines self-storage insurance at your facility.
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COSSA has a block of rooms on hold for Wednesday, & Thursday, Oct. 10 & 11. Reserve your hotel room at the Double Tree by calling 303-321-3333 and use group code: CSS or Colorado Self Storage or use the direct online reservation. COSSA's room block rate is $139.00/night, and reservation deadline is September 17th.
Annual Membership Meeting, Thursday, October 11, 2018
Double Tree Hotel, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver
Join us for our annual membership meeting where we will discuss issues that are timely and important to the industry. Along with the State of State of Colorado Self Storage update, we will have a panel discussion on the pros and cons of Traditional vs. Multi-Story facilities. Have you thought about adding Boat and RV Storage if you have space? Hear about those things you may need to consider if you want to go beyond what you currently offer. Review a copy of the agenda.
This year, we will have a mini-trade show at the meeting! Along with our generous sponsors of the event, a limited number of COSSA vendor members will be available to talk with you about their products and services.
Many thanks to our sponsors:
THANK YOU SPRING 2018
Colorado Rockies vs New York Mets Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 6:40pm
Our Annual Membership Meeting held on
October 12, 2017 was a great success!
THANK YOU SPONSORS FOR YOU SUPPORT!
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - COSSA’s Spring Meeting & Trade Show, "The Times They Are a-Changing" was held at the Denver Hilton Inverness Hotel. We had record registration and attendance at almost 300 attendees. For those who remember when COSSA first started, we were lucky to have 30 people at a meeting!
A huge “thank you” to everyone who registered, attended and, of course, our sponsors and vendors. COSSA would not be this successful without your support. Attendees were given an update on the “State of the Colorado Self Storage Industry” by Adam Schlosser, Marcus & Millichap. William Hobin, CEO of The William Warren Group, gave a high-energy overview as well as operational ideas of ways to compete with the REITS.
Attendees had the opportunity to participate in various round table discussions, ranging from banking, facility management, property taxes, auctions and more!