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Scott Krone is a Chicago native whose career in architecture began in 1991 when he pursued his Master of Architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology. While obtaining his degree, he also worked as a Project Manager for Optima, Inc. During his time at Optima, Krone’s responsibilities included, large, notable projects totaling over 500 units.
In 1998, Krone founded Coda, an award-winning design-build sustainability consulting firm. Their work has been featured in notable publications, such as, Dream Homes, Chicago, Midwest Luxury Homes, Creighton Barrel 2010 Best Catalogs, NBC TV show Taste, and National ACE Hardware Commercials. In 2012, Krone shifted his focus at Coda to commercial self-storage. Currently his Coda platform includes residential and commercial investments in excess of 45 million dollars.
Tim Puffer graduated with an Insurance and Risk Management degree from Olivet College. He’s been an insurance agent, underwriter, and is currently a territory representative for an insurance company for self-storage tenants.
Tim entered Real Estate looking for some way to not rely on a paycheck from a typical 9-5 job. He decided on house hacking a duplex in Lansing, Michigan. Currently, he is investing in self-storage exclusively, and he owns a 188-unit facility North of Lansing.