Mini Storage Insurance Corporation is founded by Hardy Good and partners. The company introduces Customer Storage Insurance, a first for the insurance and self-storage industries.
Mini Storage Security Company is formed to offer padlocks and other products for facility use and resale.
MiniPak is introduced, the first property and liability package policy designed specifically for self-storage operations.
Mini Storage Service Corporation is formed and offers the MiniWrite bookkeeping system for self-storage facilities.
Mini-Storage Messenger debuts, the first trade publication for the self-storage industry.
MiniCo adds the Tenant Responsibility Addendum to its customer storage insurance application
MiniCo, Inc. is formed from the merger of the separate entities.
MiniCo introduces the StrongBoy and MiniGard padlock brands and distributes its first products catalog.
The Self-Storage Almanac is launched as well as Self-Storage Now and the Self-Storage Buyer’s Guide.
The enhanced MiniPak Gold specialty BOP is introduced.
MiniCo launches Crime Watch, the first nationwide, no-cost crime-prevention program for self-storage operations.
MiniCo partners with SAFECO as the carrier for MiniPak Gold and TenantOne Customer Storage Insurance.
MiniCo’s products division is sold to the newly formed Move ‘N Store LLC.
SAFECO becomes part of Liberty Mutual Insurance, which reaffirms MiniCo’s exclusive self-storage insurance programs.
Aran Insurance Services Group purchases MiniCo, and launches the NY Contractors Liability program
MiniCo introduces its exclusive Fine Art & Collectibles program.
Program expansion continues with the launch of MiniCo’s Agribusiness and Sports & Activity Accident programs.
MiniCo adds monoline property coverage to its monoline GL solution (introduced in 2013) to enhance the Self-Storage Commercial program.
With percentage deductibles on the rise for commercial property risks, MiniCo adds the Wind/Hail Deductible Buyback program. The Miscellaneous Professional Liability program also launches.
Equipment Breakdown, Cyber, and Lawyers’ Professional Liability programs are added to MiniCo’s program portfolio.
MiniCo launches an enhanced specialty BOP for self-storage risks and adds Self-Storage Workers’ Compensation program.
Jencap acquires Aran Insurance Services Group and its subsidiaries MiniCo, HRMP, and Aran Insurance Underwriters.
MiniCo rebrands as a Jencap company. Programs from the former NIF Group, Inc. (now Jencap) are added to MiniCo’s growing portfolio: Nonprofit & Social Services, Adult Residential Facilities, Artisan Contractors, and Landscaping.
MiniCo adds Property Owners’ Association Liability and Architects & Engineers Professional Liability programs.
MiniCo’s Animal Mortality program launches. The Publishing division is sold to Storelocal Media Corporation.
MiniCo celebrates its 50th anniversary.