Terry Bagley has been involved in the self storage industry for 12 years in various capacities. Mr. Bagley currently is an Owner/Partner in Storage Galleria, which provides tenant appreciation, retention, loyalty and marketing programs to self storage owner/operators. Previously, Mr. Bagley was the President & CEO of Centershift, Inc., a innovative and leading rental management and point-of-sale software solution to the self storage industry. He held that position from 2005-2013. Prior to his position as President & CEO, he was the Sr. Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Centershift. During his tenure at Centershift he worked with clients based in North America that included 2 of the 4 largest self storage REIT's, along with many large, medium and small privately-held self storage operators. He also set the strategy and led the successful acquisition of Hi-Tech Smart Systems RentPlus management software and customer base in 2011.
Mr. Bagley currently serves on the national (and international) Self Storage Association (SSA) board of directors since 2010, and is in his second term. His board assignments have included Chair of the Technology & Data committee and member of the Nominating, Ski Workshop and Vendor committees. As Chair of the Technology & Data committee, he work closely with the REIT's, SSA and REIS to establish a 3-party provider of self storage industry performance data and analysis at the metro, sub-market and property level for over 180 sub-markets. He previously was on the Utah Self Storage Association (UTSSA) board of directors and during that time led the associations efforts to obtain limited licensing for tenant insurance with the Utah Department of Insurance and update Utah's lien laws with the Utah legislature. The Self Storage Association (SSA) recognized Mr. Bagley's legislative efforts in Utah at the SSA Conference & Trade Show in Las Vegas in 2007.
Mr. Bagley also speaks at industry trade shows/conferences and he is a frequent editorial contributor to industry trade publications and magazines, including the SSA Globe, Inside Self-Storage, and Mini-Storage Messenger.
Bagley is currently the Co-Chair of the Utah Technology Council (UTC) Public Policy committee, a position that he has held since 2006. He is also on the Board of Directors of Yellowstone Hotel Systems, (dba OpenBook) a privately held software company focused on booking engine, website development and internet marketing. Previously he served on the Board of Centershift, Inc. (2005-2013), the Utah Self Storage Association Board of Directors (2007-2010). In 2012, Mr. Bagley was appointed to a two-year term on the Utah State Board of Education Nominating & Selection Committee by the Governor of Utah.
Before entering the self storage industry, Mr. Bagley spent almost 20 years in the technology industry in various leadership positions in business development, sales and marketing and management for both private and publicly traded companies that included 3Com (acquired by Hewlett-Packard), US Robotics and Megahertz.
Mr. Bagley earned a bachelors degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University as well as an MBA from San Jose State University. He has also attended post graduate training courses in various business-related subjects, including executive education courses from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He resides in Salt Lake City, Utah with his wife and family.