CEO - Board Member
Lance Watkin’s track record for storage innovation includes partnerships with one of the largest public utility companies in the United States, production of a top rated reality television show and development of the world’s largest storage unit auction website. His ability to connect the dots online and offline makes him uniquely suited to act as Storelocal’s CEO. His responsibilities include development of strategic partnerships and the facilitation of new initiatives.
A graduate of George Mason University, Lance’s professional background includes key positions with industry leading companies Storage Outlet, Storage Treasures, Space Picker, Legal Notice Locator, Charity Storage and Progressive Realty Partners. For the last three years Lance has worked to position Storelocal as an industry changing cooperative of local and regional operators. His respect for the industry and commitment to service have attracted some of the biggest names in self storage as founders. Lance lives in Newport Beach, CA with his wife Leslie and their two labradoodles and tortoise. An avid fisherman, Watkins chases offshore big game around the world and currently focuses on fly fishing for Steelhead.