Thread: Star of SST: MusicCity Gal
9th March 2010, 09:04 AM #1
Star of SST: MusicCity Gal
This month's Star of SST proudly hails from the home of the Grand Ole Opry, yet her outstanding forum posts help out industry people from across the country. Meet MusicCity Gal.
Real Name: Stephanie Tharpe
Role on SST: Senior Member
SST username: MusicCity Gal
User since: September 2008
Location: Nashville, Tenn.
Occupation: Resident manager
Time in the industry: 10 years
What’s your favorite part of working in the industry?
The people we get to know and our annual tenant appreciation event. It’s a lot of work, but it's the funnest day of the year for me.
Which part of the forum do you frequent the most and why? Day-to-Day Management, but my favorite is Tales from the Trenches! There is some funny stuff there!
What advice do you have for SST newbies?
Don’t lurk! Sign in, ask questions and participate. I wish I would have had this forum when I first started.John Carlisle
Community Manager Emeritus
Still a Big Fan of Self-Storage!
9th March 2010, 10:02 AM #2Senior Member
- Join Date
- Feb 2008
- Cashiers, NC
Congratulations, MCG. Well deserved. You add much to SST.Bob Taylor (Astro)
Blue Ridge Self Storage
Disclaimer: What Gina said....'cause the the cheese fell of my cracker.
9th March 2010, 11:09 AM #3
Another Star is Born!!!!
Thanks MCG for all your insightful posts - they are always packed with fantastic information!Wayne
All arguments can be resolved ... with high explosives and Humor!!!
9th March 2010, 12:49 PM #4
YAY, Stephanie! You deserve the honors...U R AWESOME!The customer isn't always right, the trick is making them think they are!
9th March 2010, 02:39 PM #5
Hurray, MCG!!! You made me feel welcomed when I was a newbie....you're a great mentor!! I've learned sooo much from your posts!
9th March 2010, 04:25 PM #6Senior Member
- Join Date
- Feb 2009
Congrats MCG! You are as lovely as your posts are informative and inspirational. See ya next time I'm in NashVegas, for sure this time!
9th March 2010, 05:41 PM #7
Yea MCG! Hey, we can now officially and IN PUBLIC even, call you Steph now. Whew!
Thank you for bringing so much heart and soul to the forum. We're all so glad you decided to join us and not be a lurker. I know if Autodoc or Astro doesn't beat me to welcoming a newbie, you will.
I can't wait to visit your neck of the woods, and you better have that blender ready! Congratulations on showing whomever is reading this forum that we are collectively a passionate, while professional group of people. You're a great cheerleader for others and we appreciate all of your efforts to help when someone needs assistance. You are an asset to us all.Gina 6k
Cochrane Storage dot com
Morgan Hill, California
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10th March 2010, 11:34 AM #8
Congrats MCG, you amongst others sure made me feel welcomed when I joined!! I've just been a bit hectic in the office and life in general to be around as much!!! Well deserved!!!No Good Deed Goes Unpunished