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CHICAGO, IL (October 17, 2023) — StorSafe Self Storage proudly announces the appointment of Nick Maslauski as Vice President of Acquisitions and Strategic Analytics. A visionary with a penchant for innovation, Maslauski, a resident of Evanston, has expertly streamlined the self-storage underwriting process, enhancing deal flow and acquisitions with a robust integration of technology and automation.


Tom Bretz, CEO of StorSafe, commented on the promotion, “Nick Maslauski’s appointment as Vice President of Acquisitions and Strategic Analytics marks a pivotal milestone in StorSafe’s trajectory towards unprecedented growth and enhanced investor ROI. Nick brings a wealth of expertise, innovative strategies, and a transformative approach that resonates with our core values and vision.”


In collaboration with Michael Mazur and the Acquisitions Team, Maslauski has been instrumental in the successful closure of two pivotal acquisitions this year; StorSafe of Candler and StorSafe of Downtown Venice. His meticulous analytical prowess is a driving force in shaping refined underwriting and reporting processes that garner the attention and review of StorSafe’s executive team.


Prior to joining StorSafe, Maslauski’s influential contributions at Ameritus resulted in the acquisition of over $67,000,000 in property value, further validating his analytical proficiency and strategic foresight in real estate investments.


“Nick’s remarkable ability to leverage technology and automation in refining the underwriting process is instrumental in accelerating our acquisitions and facilitating seamless transactions,” added Bretz. “We’re excited about him driving StorSafe’s mission to deliver exceptional value to our investors and continuous advancements in the self-storage industry.”


A resident of Chicago, Nick is a distinguished alumnus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he brings a wealth of knowledge, strategic acumen, and a nurturing mentorship approach to the team, fostering an environment of growth and continuous learning.


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About StorSafe:

In 2023, Inside Self Storage (ISS) recognized StorSafe Self Storage on its 2023 Top 100 Operators List for securing third position in year-over-year facility owner growth, with an increase of 48.9%. In a year marked by market challenges, StorSafe is among just seven operators in the Top 100 to see growth exceeding 40%. The nod from ISS underscores