MiniCo Seeks Entries for Outstanding Green Facility Award

Phoenix, AZ, December 01, 2010 --( “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 Magazine,” “RV & Boat Storage Today,” “Self‑Storage Canada,” the “Self-Storage Almanac,” the “Self-Storage Construction & Renovation 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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Christa Van Zant