Store Space Self Storage Promotes David W. Collins To President, COO

David W. Collins

WINTER GARDEN, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Store Space Self Storage, a top 25 self-storage owner, operator and developer, announced today that David W. Collins has been promoted to President and Chief Operations Officer with immediate effect. In his new role, Mr. Collins will oversee the company’s daily operations, as well as the implementation of the company’s strategic vision to grow its footprint and increase value for investors.

“David has already proven his expertise and value as Chief Marketing Officer during the challenges the industry has faced in the post-pandemic landscape. Expectations are high that he will continue to lead and inspire the Store Space team to reach new heights of growth and performance,” said Chris Harris, Store Space Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Collins joined the company as CMO in April of 2023. Since joining the company, Mr. Collins has overseen or materially influenced the launch of the company’s new website, property management system, and Speed-e-Rent, the platform’s e-sign technology, all of which have contributed to significant gains in operational efficiency and streamlined the customer experience.

“Since inception, Store Space has continued to be an innovative, driving force in the self-storage industry,” Collins said. “Our ongoing mission is to refine the customer journey and lead change within the industry.”

Mr. Collins had formerly been with Public Storage since 2007; from Director of Interactive Marketing to his last role as Vice President, Head of Marketing. His initiatives included the creation and deployment of their mobile website, eRental platform and mobile app, among others.


Based in Winter Garden, FL, Store Space is part of the Real Capital Partners family of companies, which includes Sud Stop Car Wash, Storage360 and PacRidge. More info:

Store Space owns, operates and manages more than 75 properties in 21 states, with multiple locations in development. The Company fuels growth and value with its experience-driven operations, state-of-the-art proprietary platforms, and strategic digital marketing programs.

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