In The News
Date: December 1, 2010


PHOENIX, ARIZ. – Mini-Storage Messenger, the highly respected monthly trade periodical for the self-storage industry and flagship publication of MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, continues its 23-year history of honoring the best in self-storage with the second annual Outstanding Green Facility award. Selection will be based on the following criteria:

  • Energy-efficient features
  • Water-efficient features
  • Use of innovative, unique, environmentally friendly building materials
  • Challenges overcome during building
  • LEED certification
  • Overall design and landscaping
  • Indoor air quality
  • Overall environmental impact of facility
  • Green marketing techniques

The competition is open to all self-storage facilities, and entries may be submitted by owners, operators, builders, managers or others. The winning facility will receive a trophy and a feature article in the April 2011 issue of Mini-Storage Messenger. Complete entry instructions may be downloaded at The deadline for submission is January 25, 2011.

MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, publishes the Mini-Storage Messenger, the leading monthly trade magazine covering the global self-storage industry. Other publications include Self-Storage Now!Mobile Self-Storage MagazineRV & Boat Storage TodaySelf-Storage Canada, the Self-Storage Almanac, the Self-Storage Development Handbook, and the Self‑Storage Buyer’s Guide.

Since 1974, Phoenix-based MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, has been a self-storage leader providing superior specialty insurance programs, informative publications and valuable products and services created expressly for the self‑storage industry.

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