The Self Storage Association of Australasia has awarded the industry’s most prestigious supplier award to the Centreforce Technology Group at their gala presentation dinner in Queenstown, New Zealand last week.
The award is significant recognition by the Self Storage industry of the service provided to its 850 plus members across Australia and New Zealand
Centreforce has been at the forefront of Self Storage Industry technology for 17 years. Representing SiteLink, the industry’s most awarded Self Storage Management software since 2007, Centreforce has built a fine reputation for delivering technology to the fast paced and ever-changing Storage industry.
“Winning this award in 2017 has special significance for us as we have won this award three times in four years, including the inaugural year. I am so proud of our entire team: Therese, Michael, Curt, Jake, Andrew, Brooke, Rachel, Emma, Shane, Harry, Joe, Shane, Justin, David and Ben. Staff make a business and we have the best,” said Dallas Dogger, CEO.
“Our team is made up of admin, programmers, support techs, graphic artists, and web professionals. No other Self Storage supplier in Australia has so many professional staff, all working to make Self Storage work for our customers,” Dogger said.
The Self Storage Association represents most of Self Storage operators in Australasia and the Self Storage industry is a 10 billion industry in Australia.
Centreforce are known as the innovators in the industry and have led technological innovation in Self Storage products. The company has developed ‘RapidStor‘, a fully integrated online marketing tool that Self Storage operators use to market Self Storage spaces that are available in real time, with over 9,000 Self Storage rentals being completed.
The company uses cutting edge, high-tech software to deliver Self Storage websites via their R6 Web Design™ brand and is the largest provider of Self Storage websites in Australia.
“We focus on service to our users. Their experience with our software and products is the most important thing to us.”
In 2017, the company developed an online e-learning programme for SiteLink users delivering education resource to many hundreds of Self Storage staff members, developing their professional skills, lifting service standards in Australia.
Self Storage as an industry is growing: it employs thousands of people and provides a much needed community resource and with downsizing of the average block of land and the inner city trend to develop high rise accommodation, the need for Self Storage space is growing and new developments are on the rise.
Consumer behaviour has changed and many potential storers turn to Self Storage websites for advice on storage.
Centreforce develops software that Self Storage operators can use to attract these customers.