Announces 2nd Annual Featured Listing Auction to Benefit Kure It Cancer Research

Thanks to the support and generosity of its members in 2010, is proud to once again announce the support of Kure It through donations from its quarterly “Featured Listing” auction. Each quarter hosts an auction allowing members to bid for placement in any city market as a “Featured Listing”.

The 2011 1st Quarter Feature Listing Auction at raised $5,000 for Kure It, a non-profit organization dedicated to funding innovative kidney and other cancer research.

The 2012 1st quarter Featured Listing auction for members is set to begin December 1, 2011 and all member storage facilities will once again have an opportunity to bid through December 17, 2011. has a goal to raise more money this year than it did last year by once again donating a portion of the winning bids made by members in the upcoming auction to Kure It. All members can help support Kure It by placing bids during the upcoming auction.

Nick Bilava, Director of Sales & Marketing at stated, “the Featured Listing program was launched in early 2010. Since 2010 the program has been continually optimized and each quarter since launch has been more successful than the last. The Featured Listing program is designed to help our members increase the number of reservations they see from their online marketing efforts but also helps build brand awareness in highly competitive markets.”

Mike Jones, Vice President of Operations at shared “ has worked closely with the founders of Kure It and after hearing about Kure It’s goals last year we couldn’t wait to find a way to help them reach their goals. Through fund raising efforts like our Featured Listing auction and other event sponsorships, along with one of our premier partner sites, will continue to look for ways to help in any way we can.”

About Kure It

Kure It is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to funding innovative kidney and other cancer research.  Kure It raises money from the private sector and redirects those funds, through competitive grants, to kidney and other cancer researchers conducting groundbreaking research projects to better treat and ultimately cure kidney and other cancers.  Kure It’s goal is to lead the Self Storage Industry in the charge to raise $1 million for cancer research. �

About is a trusted storage partner; serving the storage industry with aggressive and cost-effective online Self Storage Marketing. Established in 2004, is the self storage industry leader with the largest and longest standing storage directory with the largest member base, featuring over 18,000 member facilities. Storage customers using the online reservation network, which includes high-quality partner sites like,, &, search real-time available storage units by facility location, unit size, property features and specials. Customers have an easy way to find, compare and securely reserve storage by credit card in minutes. These real-time reservations have been proven to convert to paying rentals for member facilities more than 90% of the time.

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