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  • Win a Trip to the 2018 ISS World Expo!

    Would your life make an interesting movie? Which talented actor could accurately capture your wit, charisma and all-around awesomeness? Now’s your chance to share your vision and possibly win a FREE trip to the 2018 Inside Self-Storage World Expo!

    ISS and Chateau Products Inc. are once again sponsoring a contest in which a lucky winner will receive a grand-prize package that includes airfare, hotel accommodations and an All-Access Pass to the ISS World Expo, April 3-6, at the Paris Hotel & Resort in Las Vegas. There are also second- and third-place prizes.

    To participate, you must be verifiable as both a self-storage facility manager and a Self-Storage Talk registered member. (Membership is free and open to everyone in the self-storage industry!) Once you’re logged into the website, visit this thread and answer the following question:

    If they made a movie of your life, what would the title be, and who would star as you?

    All responses must be posted to this thread by noon Pacific Time on Jan. 15, 2018. No late submissions will be considered. Comments must be tasteful (no profanity) and cannot include any information that would be considered a copyright infringement. The judges (comprised of the Inside Self-Storage editorial team) will select the three best responses. Winners will be notified by phone and e-mail on Jan. 19. They will be publicly announced on the Self-Storage Talk website on Jan. 22.

    The grand-prize package, valued at approximately $2,600, includes:
    • Roundtrip airfare to Las Vegas from any destination in the Continental U.S.
    • Three nights at the Paris Hotel & Resort during the ISS World Expo
    • An All-Access Pass to the ISS World Expo, which includes admission to:
      • Opening session
      • All seminar tracks
      • International program
      • Sessions in Spanish
      • Expo hall
      • Cocktail reception
      • Self-Storage Q&A
      • Legal Q&A
      • Roundtable discussions
      • Buyers & Sellers Meeting
      • Vendor presentations
    • A Total Self-Storage Solutions 2018 Education DVD Package from the ISS Store
    The second-place winner will also receive a Total Self-Storage Solutions 2018 Education DVD Package, while the third-place winner will receive a set of Inside Self-Storage 2018 Guidebooks (two publications) and a one-year subscription to ISS magazine (12 issues).

    Ready to get started? First, make sure you can attend the event. Here's the complete agenda, including all seminars, networking events, workshops and exhibit-hall days. If you can't break away from your facility, please don't enter the contest. Next, read the Terms and Conditions below. By entering the contest, you're acknowledging you have read, understand and will comply with the Terms and Conditions.

    If you have questions, shoot me a PM or e-mail me at amy.campbell@informa.com. The ISS Team is looking forward to your creative, inspiring and witty responses!

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    By participating in the contest, the qualified participant acknowledges that he or she is aware of and agrees with the following contest rules and regulations:

    ELIGIBILITY
    No purchase necessary. Applications are limited to self-storage facility managers or owners with one registered Self-Storage Talk account. By entering the contest, entrants submit they have no foreseeable conflicts with and are capable of attending the 2018 Inside Self-Storage World Expo, April 3-6, 2018, at the Paris Hotel & Resort in Las Vegas, Nev. Applicants bear sole responsibility for all meals and incidental expenses, including taxi fares and ground transportation between airports, conference centers, and/or offices/residences and baggage fees, beginning on April 2, 2018 and ending on April 7, 2018.

    Each applicant must be 21 years or older and a U.S. resident. This contest is subject in all respects to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Questions concerning the contest should be directed to the Contest Administrator (designated below).

    Self-Storage Talk moderators, industry vendors, and board members and employees of Informa Exhibitions LLC are not eligible to participate in the contest.

    SELECTION OF WINNERS
    All applicants must reply in the “Win a Trip to the ISS World Expo” thread to the following question: “If they made a movie of your life, what would the title be, and who would star as you?” Reponses must be posted by noon Pacific Time on Jan. 15, 2018. No late submissions will be considered. They must be tasteful with no profanity and cannot include any information that would be considered a copyright infringement.

    The judges (comprised of the Inside Self-Storage editorial team) will select the response that best satisfies the following criteria: originality, creativity and response to the question, “If they made a movie of your life, what would the title be, and who would star as you?” The judges have a combined 40 years' experience covering the industry and are constantly monitoring industry trends and best practices. All decisions of the judges are final. Based on an estimated 50 total applicants, 2 percent will win the prize.

    PRIZES
    One prize package will be awarded. It is comprised of one free All-Access Pass to the Inside Self-Storage World Expo, one roundtrip economy flight to Las Vegas-McCarran International Airport (including any necessary connections) from any destination in the Continental U.S., and three nights at the Paris Hotel & Resort. The winner must check into the hotel on or after April 2, 2018, and must check out on or before April 7, 2018. The winner will be responsible for providing the hotel with a credit card covering incidental charges. In no event will Informa Exhibitions LLC offer any reimbursement for incidental charges incurred.
    The winner will also receive a “Total Self-Storage Solutions 2018 Education DVD Package” from the Inside Self-Storage Store. The prize package is not redeemable for cash, not refundable and not transferrable. Approximate value for the prize package is $2,600.

    TRAVEL
    The winner must book travel through Informa Exhibitions LLC by contacting the Contest Administrator, making initial contact before noon Pacific Time on Jan. 26, 2018. Failure to contact the Contract Administrator by such time will result in the automatic forfeiture of the prize package in its entirety. The winner must be willing to provide all information necessary to book an airline ticket through the carrier of Informa Exhibitions LLC’s choosing, including full name, date of birth, disability-related restrictions or special requests. The winner must travel on the specified travel days and must appear at the airports in time to be seated on the flights. Informa Exhibitions LLC is not liable for any airline- or individual-related delays in travel, nor will it offer any compensation for such.

    CONFIRMATION OF ATTENDANCE
    The winner must confirm to the Contest Administrator on Jan. 26, 2018 (between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Pacific Time) that he or she plans to attend the Inside Self-Storage World Expo, April 3-6, 2018, at the Paris Hotel & Resort in Las Vegas, Nev. Failure to confirm attendance on such date will result in the automatic forfeiture of the prize package in its entirety.

    NOTIFICATION OF WINNER
    The Contest winner will be notified by phone and e-mail on Jan. 19, 2018. He or she will be publicly announced on the Self-Storage Talk website on Jan. 22, 2018.

    Upon notification, the winner will submit necessary contact information to Informa Exhibitions LLC to be registered for the ISS Expo. Necessary contact information includes name, address, phone number, e-mail address and name and address of an affiliated self-storage facility.

    WAIVER / LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
    All entrants, by participating (and the winner, by accepting the prize), release Informa Exhibitions LLC, and its respective parent companies, affiliates, partners, subsidiaries, agents, representatives, sponsors, service agencies and independent contractors, and each of their respective directors, officers, partners, employees and agents, including advertising and promotion agencies, from any and all liability with respect to participation in the promotion and possession or use of the prize awarded. The winner agrees to allow Informa Exhibitions LLC and its affiliates use of its name, company name, photo and video submission in marketing materials including, but not limited to, Inside Self-Storage magazine, Inside Self-Storage website, Self-Storage Talk website, Inside Self-Storage World Expo website and future marketing pieces.

    CONTEST ADMINISTRATOR
    Informa Exhibitions LLC, 2020 N. Central Avenue, Suite 400, Phoenix, AZ 85004. Contact: Melissa Black, phone 480.281.6022, e-mail melissa.black@informa.com.

    INTERNET
    The Contest Administrator will pursue all available legal remedies against any individual(s) damaging or attempting to damage any Informa Exhibitions LLC website or attempting to undermine the lawful operation of the contest.

    TAXES AND IRS RULES
    The winner shall be responsible for any and all federal, state and local income or excise taxes, fees, assessments and like charges associated with the prize. The prize winner must supply a W-9 with his/her federal tax ID number or social security number, and will receive a 1099 for the prize, in accordance with IRS rules.

    Amy Campbell
    Editor
    Inside Self-Storage
    amy.campbell@informa.com

    @AmyCampbell_ISS
    480.281.6091

  • #2
    Ha! I can't WAIT to read these. What a great idea. Good Luck everyone! I'm out cause I am already going, but I did send this to my staff.
    Stephanie Tharpe
    Senior VP of Operations
    A+ Storage of Tennessee, LLC
    Nashville, TN
    http://www.aplustorage.com
    615.288.2162

    TNSSA Board of Directors
    www.tnssa.net

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