Premier Storage Investors Management Team
JAMES G. (PETE) WILLIAMS - Principal
Mr. Williams was the founder and sole Principal of Premier Storage Solutions formed in 1997. The company developed 17 self-storage facilities and has been involved in various other real estate investments such as convenience stores, strip retail, resort residential and land development.
From 1989 until 1997 Mr. Williams served as VP & SVP/Director of Acquisitions for Storage USA Inc. (SUS) a real estate investment trust with headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee. During his career at SUS he was directly responsible for acquiring/developing well over $1 Billion of self-storage facilities in 35 states and helped the company grow from a $80.0M private company to $1.5 Billion real estate investment trust. To date, Mr. Williams has been primarily responsible for the acquisition, development, and disposition of well over $2 billion of self-storage facilities and other real estate investments. Prior to his tenure at SUS, Mr. Williams spent over two years at Coopers & Lybrand, now PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
Douglas Michael McCarron - Principal
Mr. McCarron has over nine years of self-storage property and capital markets experience. Mr. McCarron started his career in self storage in 2005 at CB Richard Ellis to build out the company's self storage platform on the west coast. In 2007, Mr. McCarron was a founding partner of Storage Investment Advisors (SIA), an investment firm that specialized in self storage transactions exclusively. In 2008, SIA integrated with HFF, Mr. McCarron was a Managing Director at HFF for roughly five years. Mr. McCarron has been involved in over $2.5 Billion in total self storage transaction volume.
Mr. McCarron received his BBA & MBA from the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business.