Our Mission

Our mission is to become the most trusted and reliable name in Canadian self-storage and related services.

We are already recognized as Canada’s largest storage network. Building on this reputation, we aim to make the StorageVault brand synonymous with integrity, service, and convenience for our customers. Through this endeavor, we will set ourselves set ourselves apart from other service providers to become Canada’s most trusted storage professionals.

Our Strategy

We continue to focus on owning and operating multiple stores in Canada’s top markets and adding complementary portable storage units to take advantage of economies of scale. Our growth strategy is focused on acquisitions, organic growth, expansion of our existing stores and expansion of our portable storage business – all with an eye to increasing cash flow.

Our Focus on Customer Experience

Our customers are looking for more than storage space. They are looking for solutions and an exceptional experience. This is why we design our products with the customer first in mind.

To create optimal experiences for our customers, we:

  • Build products that offer incredible convenience
  • Design efficient facilities and services
  • Train staff who will consider customers’ challenges thoughtfully, and recommend the best solutions for them.

Our Board of Directors

Steven Scott

CEO / Director

Commencing April 28, 2015, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation. Mr. Scott is currently a director of Timbercreek Senior Mortgage Investment Corporation (TSX: MTG), Park Lawn Corporation (TSXV: PLC). For over the past 15 years, Mr. Scott has been a Principal and Chief Executive Officer of The Access Group of Companies focusing on the ownership, acquisition, development and management of self-storage, infill residential and commercial real estate in Canada. Mr. Scott is also a Director of the Canadian Self Storage Association.

Iqbal Khan

CFO / Director

Commencing April 28, 2015, Chief Financial Officer of the Corporation. For over the past 13 years, Mr. Khan has been a Principal and Chief Financial Officer of The Access Group of Companies focusing on the ownership, acquisition, development and management of self-storage, infill residential and commercial real estate in Canada. He is President of RecordXpress Inc, a records management company and the Chairman of the Canadian Self Storage Association Property Tax Committee.

Blair Tamblyn

Director

Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Timbercreek Asset Management. Chairman of the Board for Timbercreek Mortgage Investment Corporation and Timbercreek Senior Mortgage Investment Corporation. Prior to founding Timbercreek in 1999, Mr. Tamblyn worked with Connor, Clark & Company where he was licensed as a Securities Trader. Mr. Tamblyn is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario, and is a graduate of the Rotman School of Business Director Education Program.

Alan Simpson

Director

Mr. Simpson is a co-founder and former president and CEO of StorageVault Canada Inc., and currently serves as Executive Vice Chairman of the Board. He was instrumental in transitioning StorageVault to a publicly traded company on the TSX Venture Exchange. Prior to StorageVault, Mr. Simpson co-founded Hospitality Network Canada Inc. and was president and Chief Executive Officer of the corporation before commencing his role as Chairman of the Board in 2011. Mr. Simpson holds a PgD Business Administration from Edinburgh Business School, a Post Graduate Certificate in Accounting and a Certificate in Photo Voltaic Solar Design and Installation from the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners. Mr. Simpson also co-invented a Private Telephone Management System with patents granted in both the United Kingdom and New Zealand.

Rob Duguid

Director

Partner in PFM Capital entities; Mr. Duguid holds the positions of Vice President, Investments and Chief Financial Officer for the general partner of Prairie Ventures Fund Limited Partnership, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of SaskWorks Venture Fund Inc., and Vice President Investments, Corporate Secretary, and Chief Financial Officer of Saskatchewan Entrepreneurial Fund and of the general partner of Apex Investment Fund.

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