SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 19, 2016) - San Juan Capistrano-based Select Capital Corporation (SCC), the dealer manager for private offerings and public non-traded Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) sponsored by SmartStop Asset Management, LLC, a diversified real estate company with nearly $1 billion in assets under management, is pleased to announce the addition of Aaron Pearce as vice president of national accounts.

Pearce, an industry veteran of nearly 16 years, was senior vice president of practice management for Celera Financial Group. Before that, he was a senior vice president of practice management and advisor training for First Allied Securities and a regional vice president for Genworth Financial. He has also worked as a wholesaler for Curian Capital and AIG SunAmerica Retirement Markets.

"Aaron is an insightful business and practice management consultant who brings a proven record of helping financial advisors grow their business," said Select Capital's President Burke Dambly. "He's an extraordinary leader and team builder and will be an excellent addition to our team."

Pearce earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from San Diego State University and a master's degree with a concentration in corporate finance from the University of San Diego. He is a Certified Wealth Strategist® with Cannon Financial Institute, holds an insurance license with California Life and Health and is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary ®. He holds the Series 7, 6 and 63 FINRA licenses.

About SmartStop Asset Management, LLC
SmartStop Asset Management, LLC is a diversified real estate company with a managed portfolio that currently includes approximately 57,800 self storage units and approximately 6.3 million rentable square feet. The company is the asset manager for 87 self storage facilities located throughout the United States and Toronto, Canada. SmartStop Asset Management is the sponsor of both SSTII and Strategic Storage Growth Trust, Inc. (SSGT), a public non-traded REIT focusing on opportunistic self storage assets. The facilities offer affordable and accessible storage units for residential and commercial customers. In addition, they offer secure interior and exterior storage units as well as outside storage areas for vehicles, RVs and boats. Additional information is available at www.smartstopassetmanagement.com

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