January 15, 2013 // Franchising.com // Washington, D.C. – Zippy Shell USA, LLC., a leading national mobile self storage franchisor and operator, is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Delgado as Chief Operating Officer of Zippy Shell Storage Operations, LLC . This entity will run its corporately owned and joint ventured storage operations. Mr. Delgado has extensive event marketing, operational and financial expertise. During the last decade Mr. Delgado was instrumental in developing several financial services firms including MCM Capital which manages a portfolio of performing and non-performing residential whole loans worth over $1.8 Billion US.
“We are very excited to have Eric join the team as he brings a wealth of experience in building and managing large business units,” said Rick Del Sontro, President of Zippy Shell USA. “The Zippy Shellâ„ Brand is rapidly expanding its corporate operations and Eric will play a key role in managing and growing these markets.”
Zippy Shell USA has already opened two company owned locations in Maryland and California and has plans to open several more during the first quarter of 2013. Mr. Delgado will manage all operational responsibilities for each company owned location and coordinate business development activities to grow and expand the service area for each company owned Zippy Shell franchise. “It’s a tremendous opportunity to join Zippy Shell and play a role in growing and developing the firm. The mobile self storage industry presents a rapid growth business, especially since storage demand is beginning to outstrip supply, particularly in metropolitan markets,” said Mr. Delgado. A Loyola University New Orleans graduate with an academic scholarship, Mr. Delgado is also pursuing his Masters Degree in real estate at Georgetown University.
Javier Parraga, CEO of Zippy Shell USA remarked, “The company is well positioned to offer convenient, affordable storage services to homeowners, renters and businesses in over 40 markets across the United States. We are so confident in the growth of our business model we have opted to open additional company owned franchise locations while continuing to franchise additional locations across the United States. Eric will play a key role ensuring the growth and profitability of the company. ”
Zippy Shell USA, LLC is a domestic franchisor of a patent pending and unique mobile self storage system. The Zippy Shellâ„ system currently has 20 independently owned franchise operators of the Zippy Shell Brand in 40 markets. Zippy Shell USA, LLC is headquartered in Washington DC. Entrepreneurs interested in learning more about Zippy Shell franchise opportunities should visit http://www.zippyshell.com.
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