South Carolina Convention & Expo
October 24th-25th, 2018
Hilton Columbia Center Hotel
924 Senate St, Columbia, SC 29201
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
· 12:30pm - 8:00pm Registration Opens Foyer
· 12:30pm - 3:00pm Vendor Hall Set up
· 2:00pm - 2:15pm Welcoming and Opening Ceremonies from the President
· 2:15pm - 3:30pm Education Session #1 - Keynote Speaker, Holly Fiorello: Social Media Marketing
· 3:30pm - 3:45pm Afternoon Snack: Sponsored by StoragePug
· 3:45pm - 5:30pm Roundtables Session (5 rotations, 20 mins each)
· 6:00pm - 8:00pm Cocktail Receptions held in Vendor Hall – Sponsored by: STR
Thursday, October 25, 2018
· 7:30am - 8:45am Breakfast served in General Session
· 8:00am - 8:30am Annual Meeting SSASC: Intro of 2018-2019 Board of Directors and Legislative Update
· 8:45am - 11:00am Educational Session #2 -Social Media Breakout Session (3 rotations, 45 mins each) - Bring your laptop or tablet for hands on experience!
· 11:15am - 1:00pm Vendor Hall Open
· 12:00pm Lunch served in Vendor Hall – Sponsored by: Marcus & Millichap, Gorman Team
· 1:15pm - 2:00pm Educational Session #3 – Marcus & Millichap, Gorman Team: Property Analysis
· 2:15pm - 3:45pm Educational Session #4 – Scott Zucker: Self Storage Legal Q&A, SC Lien Law
· 3:45pm Convention & Expo Adjourned
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The Self Storage Association of South Carolina is pleased to announce the Annual Convention & Exposition to be held October 24th-25th in Columbia, SC. This year’s convention is packed with information designed to help you succeed in your self storage business. We have aligned leading industry speakers, round table discussions covering hot issues and social events designed to help you network with peers and vendors who are also committed to furthering the needs of South Carolina storage owners, developers, operators and managers. Program highlights include:
- 2 Day Exhibit Hall
- Legal Update/Q&A—Scott Zucker, Renown Self Storage Attorney
- Social Media Marketing with Holly Fiorello
- Breakout Sessions on Facebook, Instagram and Reputation Management
- Concurrent Roundtable Discussions
- Local and National Industry Update
- SSASC Annual Meeting
- Cocktail Reception in Exhibit Hall
- And Much More!
SSASC is proud to call the Hilton Columbia Center Hotel home for our 4th Annual Convention & Expo. Downtown Location on Senate St. is walking distance to the Vista and Columbia's finest Restaurants. Only 22 minutes from Columbia Metropolitan Airport, 3250 Airport Boulevard, West Columbia, SC 29170. Complimentary Airport Transportation.
Self Parking Available $12 per day - Valet $22 per day
Hampton Inn by Hilton Columbia Downtown Historic District
- Complimentary Wi-Fi internet access in all guest rooms & public areas
- For all Hotel Amenities and Services visit www.HiltonColumbiaCenter.com
Address: 822 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201
Full Conference includes all sessions, roundtables, expo and meals.
Tradeshow ONLY includes access to the exhibit floor on Wednesday.
Exhibitors include nearly 40 companies in the Expo Hall:
- Bader Company
- Baker Roofing
- Bank Financial
- Blink Signs
- Janus International Group
- Lindsey Storage Group
- Live Oak Bank
- Marcus & Millichap
- MidCoast Properties
- Miller Buildings
- Ponderosa Insurance Agency
- PTI Security
- Rapid Building Solutions
- Self Storage 101
- Storage Structures Inc.
- Storsmart Insurance
- The Peoples Agency
- U-Haul Self-Storage Affiliate Network
- And Many More!
SSASC has extended member pricing to members of neighboring state self-storage associations!
Registration Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be honored prior to October 1, 2018. After that date, guarantees to the hotel will have been made, therefore no cancellations can be honored.