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CubeSmart names Christopher P. Marr as successor to Dean Jernigan as chief executive officer
Marr is CubeSmart’s current President chief operating officer and chief investment officer

March 29, 2013
- Dean Jernigan will retire on December 31st, 2013 and Marr will be taking over from January 1st, 2014. reports:
"We are at an important point in the evolution of the self-storage industry," Marr said. "Scale and sophistication provide greater competitive advantages than ever before, and CubeSmart is well-positioned to be a leader in the sector. In the years ahead, we have a clear path to maximize shareholder value through disciplined internal and external growth initiatives. I am excited about the future of our company and am honored by the confidence placed in me to lead us forward."

Marr is a self-storage industry veteran and has real estate investment trust (REIT) executive-management experience for over 18 years. He joined CubeSmart, a self-storage real estate investment trust (REIT) in 2006 as chief financial officer (CFO).

CubeSmart is fourth largest operator of self-storage facilities in the United States according to Inside Self-Storage Top-Operators List. It owns and operates 515 self-storage facilities across the nation. CubeSmart Network consists of approximately 800 additional facilities.

Source: approximately 800 additional facilities