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Get ready for three full days of content and networking, where you’ll learn about Self Storage Investing i.e. what’s working NOW in self storage development, and how you can take advantage of the incredible demand for self-storage facilities in virtually every market.

There's a Fundamental Shift Taking Place in Self Storage Development

The recent recession constrained various organizations and people to scale back or pursue shared lodging.

This made an across the nation spike popular in storage for all that excess inventory and personal items that organizations and people couldn’t part with.

Simultaneously, virtually ALL new development projects were halted as the Federal Reserve viewed any new development projects brought by the banks as “risky and speculative.”

The issue is enormous, and both new investors and established industry brands are understandably concerned.


However, is there an answer? There is, and we believe we’ve found it.
To win in 2019, you must build a team of capital sources and industry leading experts to move swiftly and with confidence.

Introducing... The Self Storage Developer's Academy!

The Self Storage Developer’s Academy is unique because it brings self storage developers, industry leading suppliers, and eager capital sources all together in the same room to network, share ideas and discover new opportunities to invest in storage unit.

And why are we doing this?

Because investors and developers need a road map and a team… and the leading providers of self storage building supplies and services need educated, capitalized entrepreneurs to take advantage of the hole in the marketplace.

And that’s why this event was born.

We wanted to find out what would happen when the best developers, suppliers, and capital sources get together to:

  • Discuss (and debate) the latest and most innovative business models across the self storage landscape
  • Share groundbreaking trends and technologies for for storage units invest, and…
  • Collaborate and forge truly innovative partnerships and joint ventures

That’s why The Self Storage Developer’s Academy was created, and now you’re invited to be a part of it.

Introducing... The Self Storage Developer's Academy!

  • You’re a real estate investor like the other self storage investors looking for ways to monetize your efforts beyond traditional Self Storage Investing
  • You’re an industry supplier looking for new sources and channels to market your products and services
  • You’re an investor looking for ways to put your capital to use in a more passive way in this explosive sector
  • You’re an entrepreneur who wants the inside track on this explosive industry that is being talked about in the elite investment circles

If this describes need to be here.

We’ll have expert keynotes and case study sessions designed around the specific ACTION STEPS to launch or participate in a self storage project, access to our approved vendors, a site tour of multiple development projects, networking events, and much, much more.

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Your ticket to The Self Storage Developer's Academy 2020 includes:

  • Access to the First Annual Self Storage Developer’s Academy in Indianapolis, IN July 9th – 11th.
  • Access to approved vendors and networking events.
  • Expert keynotes and case study sessions designed around specific, ACTIONABLE topics.
  • 3 FULL days of PURE CONTENT where you’ll learn what’s “working now” in self-storage development to grow your business by investing in self storage.

Introducing... The Self Storage Developer's Academy!

We launched The Self Storage Developer’s Academy, because “WE ARE SELF STORAGE DEVELOPERS AND SYNDICATORS,” and we want to meet and learn from other top developers, industry suppliers, and capital providers.

Our company,, is responsible for launching:

At this event, we’re going to be “opening our house for a grand tour” and sharing exactly what’s working (and what isn’t working) in our businesses. We’ve also asked some friends and colleagues who we know are doing some innovative and exciting things to share their best strategies and tactics to invest in self storage.

Some of the names you’ll recognize, but many will be new. All of them, however, will be bringing their best, and what they have to share with you just may change the direction of your company forever.

Our Speakers

Scott Meyers


Founder & CEO
Self Storage Investing
Terry Campbell


General Manager
Live Oak Bank
Tron Jordheim


Business Development Manager
Store Here


  • Feasibility Studies Explained
  • Financing for Development
  • Using Private Equity for $0 Down Projects
  • Site Prep, Budgets, Designs, Materials…
  • Market Analysis
  • Boat and RV Options
  • Conversions!
  • Portables!
  • Development Checklist

Taking place in downtown Indianapolis, The Self Storage Developer’s Academy is your chance to experience a thriving city district filled with art displays, sports, festivals, unique restaurants, museums, and a sprawling urban park and outdoor concert venue; making this capital city a great destination for visitors.

Price is only $1997, Register now.


We secure hotels in either the downtown city or close to the airport for convenience of our out of town travelers. Once you purchase your ticket and reserve your place, full hotel information will be sent with room block information included. PLEASE NOTE: We strongly suggest securing your place at least 30 days out from the event as Scott’s events do book up quickly.

Entry for our event is a ticket for each attendee but accessibility to our FULL team during the event is FREE.

Our event planning staff takes this into consideration and will attempt to make convenient arrangements for you during the run of the event at the hotel.
The dress code for the event is casual. We do suggest that you bring a sweater or light jacket with you for when you are in the classroom as the meeting room can be on the cold side.

Please see the agenda listed above. For those of our attendees traveling for this event, we suggest planning to arrive in Wednesday evening before the event starts and flying out on Sunday to ensure that you are available for all sessions and the full event run. Also feel free to stay either before or after the event for a few days to take in local sites in the area and make a vacation out of your trip!

YES! If your organization wishes to sponsor the Academy please contact our event coordinator to discuss packages available at

With the exception of Thursday’s included bus tour, you are looking for a run time in the room from 8 am to 6 pm daily. Any exceptions or changes to the agenda will be announced in the room daily by Scott or the team.

We suggest to all students to have been through The Complete Guide to Finding, Evaluating, & Purchasing Self Storage Facilities™ Home Study Course manual and training videos, PLUS the Self Storage Valuator Training before arriving to the Academy to ensure that you can follow along with all terms and training during the sessions. If you do not already possess Scott’s Home Study Course and are interested in learning more about this, please call 866-693-5999 ext.5 so that our team can assist you.

You can email your additional questions to our office at or call our support team at 866-693-5999 ext.0. Our staff is available Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm eastern time.